Ottawa urged to move ahead with food warning labels despite call to exempt ground meat

Ottawa urged to move ahead with food warning labels despite call to exempt ground meat

A worker re-stocks products in the meat section at an Atlantic Superstore grocery in Halifax on Jan. 28.Kelly Clark/The Canadian Press Health organizations are calling on Ottawa to move forward with its proposed food warning labels, expressing concerns that further debate over ground meat could delay a critical program that’s already long overdue. Since 2016, … Read more

What’s in a name? Russia rebrands McDonald’s restaurant chain | Food News

What’s in a name?  Russia rebrands McDonald’s restaurant chain |  Food News

US fast-food giant McDonald’s announced in May that it would leave Russia following Moscow’s invasion of Ukraine. The United States fast-food giant McDonald’s announced on May 16 that it would exit the Russian market in the wake of Moscow’s invasion of Ukraine. On Sunday, McDonald’s restaurants reopened their doors in Moscow once again under new … Read more

Ranchers push back against Health Canada’s proposed warning label for ground beef

Ranchers push back against Health Canada’s proposed warning label for ground beef

A group representing Canadian ranchers says their industry has been unfairly singled out by proposed new regulations that if enacted, would require packaged ground beef to be sold with a health warning label.Jeff McIntosh/The Canadian Press A group representing Canadian ranchers says their industry has been unfairly singled out by proposed new regulations that would … Read more

Russia’s new McDonald’s reveals logo before relaunch | Russia-Ukraine war News

Russia’s new McDonald’s reveals logo before relaunch |  Russia-Ukraine war News

Former McDonald’s restaurants set to reopen under new branding and ownership in Russia. The new fast-food chain that will take over McDonald’s in Russia has unveiled its new logo before its relaunch. The new logo design shows a red-orange circle and two orange lines against a green background, the image reportedly represents two sticks of … Read more

Sharing: What is it and can it be harmful to kids?

Sharing: What is it and can it be harmful to kids?

When sharing photos and videos of children on social media, experts say it is important for parents to keep the best interests of their kids in mind so as not to overshare and protect their right to privacy, avoiding potential worst-case scenarios such as identity fraud in the future. The practice is known as “sharing” … Read more

Where to go for the best imported fruit finds in the GTA

Where to go for the best imported fruit finds in the GTA

As a fruit obsessed person, some of my favorite food memories are from visiting the fruit markets of cities like Sarawak, Bogota and Mexico City. Five years ago I toured the popular Paloquemao Fruit Market in Bogota. Before the sun was up, I stuffed my face with ripe guanabana (soursop) and sucked the inside bags … Read more

Urgent recall: Dineamic Creamy Pesto Pumpkin Gnocchi With Broccoli pulled from shelves at IGA and other retailers across Australia

Urgent recall: Dineamic Creamy Pesto Pumpkin Gnocchi With Broccoli pulled from shelves at IGA and other retailers across Australia

A popular pasta buy has been urgently recalled across Australia due to a contamination that may cause injury or illness. Dineamic Creamy Pesto Pumpkin Gnocchi With Broccoli 360g has been pulled from shelves at a wide range of stores. The product has been available for sale at: For more Recalls related news and videos check … Read more

Rising Food And Fuel Prices Could Cripple Global Economic Growth

Rising Food And Fuel Prices Could Cripple Global Economic Growth

Russia’s war in Ukraine has resulted in the steepest rise in energy prices in nearly 50 years and the largest increase in food prices in 14 years, causing the biggest shock to commodity markets since 1973, the World Bank said in its latest semi-annual commodities outlook this week. Soaring prices of energy and food pile … Read more

What Russia’s advance in east Ukraine means for food security | Russia-Ukraine war News

What Russia’s advance in east Ukraine means for food security |  Russia-Ukraine war News

Cutting Ukraine off from its most fertile land and main export hub will have long-term repercussions on global food exports, analysts say. Russia’s invasion of Ukraine has sent food commodity prices soaring in March to the highest levels ever recorded, bringing to the forefront the global implications of its military offensive on the former breadbasket … Read more

Cathie Wood’s flagship ARK fund tumbles more than 60% from its 2021 peak

Cathie Wood’s flagship ARK fund tumbles more than 60% from its 2021 peak

After riding high early in the pandemic, Cathie Wood’s flagship ARK Innovation exchange-traded fund ARKK, +4.05% has tumbled more than 60% from its February 2021 peak, according to Bespoke Investment Group. Worse yet, shares of companies held by the fund were down 70% on average from their 5-year highs (see chart below). Only one stock … Read more