Burger King franchisees plan to seek up to $65 million in compensation for their expenses to sell Frozen Coke. While some franchisees said the product was profitable, others said it never met Coca-Cola's projected sales.
The soy ingredient manufacturer yesterday filed a lawsuit against Archer Daniels Midland for violating patents on composition, production and health benefits. Amerifit, a maker of nutritional supplements, is also named in the suit.
The Center for Science in the Public Interest yesterday asked the FDA to limit the amount of acrylamides manufacturers are allowed to put in food. Some researchers find that increased acrylamide consumption leads to increased cancer risk in animals.
Quick-stop stores and restaurateurs in Western Pennsylvania are reinventing their coffee brews to compete with Starbucks. Not only do they carefully select the coffee beans, they have also invested in state-of-the art brewing systems.