Although the Food and Drug Administration announced food companies could claim tomato-based products might reduce the risk of prostate cancer, they also must include verbiage explaining the FDA doesn't put much faith in the science behind the claim. Critics say such mixed messages will most likely lead to consumer confusion, and ideas to make ingredient and food labels more understandable have yet to be agreed upon.
Randy Williamson will step down from his post as president and COO of Saputo's Canadian dairy products division, the company said. He will be replaced by Dino Dello Sbarba, the current head of Saputo's cheese division in the U.S.
Snoqualmie Gourmet Ice Cream owner Barry Bettinger created his own eggnog to help celebrate the company's first holiday season in its new plant. The ultrapremium ice cream maker said the flavor should spur sales through the slower winter months.