All posts tagged business

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McDonald’s vows sustainable beef

Everyone wants to jump on the local bandwagon. Or should I say, corner the local share of the market? Organic food is beginning to look less like a fad, and […]

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The end of banana as we know it

The end may be near for bananas. After the extinction of the Gros Michel banana during the mid 20th century, the yellow fruit is once again in danger. The cause […]

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Secret website provides insight to internet’s underbelly.

In October the Agence France-Presse reported the shadowy website Silk Road had been shut down by federal authorities. The F.B.I. also arrested the alleged owner and operator of the website […]

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Market update requires reference material.

[Warning! This post is not for the squeamish as it contains poor attempts at comedy and puns and possibly a heavy concentration of cliche buzzwords] Was today a good or […]

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Cargill’s decision to label food a local victory.

Cargill’s announcement to begin labeling products which include “finely textured beef” is a sign of the times. ¬†When a federal microbiologist referred to the beef as “pink slime” in a […]