December 09, 2015  |  by Joe O’Neill, Vice President of Sales & Business Development, A&B Ingredients

Obesity among Americans remains a serious problem. Despite all the published reports, the numbers have not declined.  And, according to a recent report released by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (Prevalence of Obesity Among Adults and Youth: United States, 2011–2014, Number 219, November ... Read more →

December 04, 2014  |  by Gil Bakal

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) recently released a recap of major food borne illness outbreaks that has taken place over the past year. This included four Salmonella, two E. coli, one Listeria, and one Cyclospora outbreak. The CDC defines an outbreak to ... Read more →

August 12, 2014  |  by Gil Bakal, Managing Editor

I recently read Sarah Nassauer June 25th article in the Wall Street Journal online entitled “Meatless Burgers Make Their MLB Pitch.” Ms. Nassauer reported that the New York Mets undertook an unusual pregame warm-up. The Mets had agreed to be “taste-testers” for a new plant-based ... Read more →