Unilever's president of operations in the Americas, John Rice, is set to retire in March and will be replaced by current group vice president and president of Unilever U.S. Michael Polk, the company said.
Consumers expect strawberry flavored yogurts to look pink and colas to look brown, which is not a problem for companies that can add artificial colors. Organic food producers, however, are turning to beets, flowers, seeds and other natural color sources to please their customers' visual tastes.
The Burger King king, the big-headed mascot that appears in the burger chain's commercials, has been signed on to appear in a milk mustache campaign ad, a collaboration pairing the American Dairy Farmers, BK and Dairy Management Inc.
Prairie Farms Dairy Cooperative is set to become another milk producer to produce milk not treated with rBST -- partially. Consumers have asked for milk not treated with rBST, so the company is converting two of its 24 processing plants, CEO Ed Mullins said.