Americans have more food choices today than ever before, and a new industry is capitalizing on this cultural shift by offering those who are willing...
Canapes Under the Canopy? Paris Gentrifies Rusty Mall
PARIS—Swapping burgers for lobster souffle and rusty welding for a state-of-the-art canopy roof, Paris’ mayor this month unveiled a $1 billion revamp of the city’s... Read more
You Can Eat Naked at This Restaurant—But the Waiting List Is Already Over 7,000
A new restaurant is opening focusing on the theme of “returning to nature.” The Bunyadi, which means “natural” in Hindi, will be free of electric lights, meals... Read more
Donut Coated in Gold for Sale at Los Angeles Eatery
You can now consume a donut covered in gold. If you are strolling through Downtown Los Angeles, why not stop by Birdies—”fresh, fun, all natural... Read more
How Food Companies Struggle to Satisfy Our Hunger for Farm-Fresh Food
Running a company that is committed to sustainable sourcing of local food is not easy. You cannot just pick up the phone and call one... Read more
What’s ‘Processed’ Food?
If you’ve read any nutritional advice lately, you’ve probably encountered one hard-and-fast rule: Avoid processed foods. But what does “processed” mean? On one level, anything... Read more
Walmart to Switch to Only Cage-Free Eggs by 2025
NEW YORK—Wal-Mart Stores Inc., nation’s largest food retailer, is pledging to sell only cage-free eggs by 2025, joining a growing list of retailers and food... Read more
Can ‘Technomeat’ Live Up to Its Promise?
A small group of Silicon Valley-funded tech companies is out to disrupt factory livestock farming with plant-meat alternatives that are better for the environment than meat,... Read more
Ayesha Curry Lands Food Network Cooking Show
Golden State Warriors star Stephen Curry will no longer be the only member of the Curry household on national television—wife Ayesha Curry has landed a... Read more
Ben & Jerry Are Handing Out ‘Bernie’s Yearning’ Ice Cream for Free in Union Square
Presidential hopeful Bernie Sanders has his own ice cream flavor—made by Ben & Jerry—and you can get it for free. It’s called “Bernie’s Yearning,” a mint... Read more
Chipotle May Be Getting Into the Burger Business
Chipotle has another type of food on its mind besides burritos—burgers. The food chain applied for a trademark for “Better Burger” earlier this month, according... Read more
Will Americans Ever Eat Insects for Food? Startups Say, ‘Yes, We Will!’
It is not a question of whether it is a good idea. There are many very good reasons to eat insects. But that doesn’t mean... Read more
23 Innovative Plant-Based Food Companies
In the latest sign of the growing popularity of foods made from plant-based proteins, a group of companies has united to form the industry’s first... Read more
Chipotle to Continue Giving Away Millions of Free Burritos
NEW YORK—Chipotle is still giving away free burritos to convince people its food is safe and combat the eeriness of empty stores. The Denver-based chain... Read more
5 Startups at Foodbytes! Brooklyn Highlight Sustainability
Foodbytes! Brooklyn on March 3 was a pitch fest of innovative food and agriculture companies—spot on with consumer trends—and united by a concern to better our... Read more
Could Emo-Labeling Help Children Choose Healthier Options?
As the debate over food labeling rages on in America–about whether we have a right to know if a product contains genetically modified ingredients, or... Read more
Cereal for Millenials? Nope–Too Much Work, Report Claims
Many millenials are forgoing cereal and other sit-down breakfast options because it’s too much work to clean up after they eat. That’s the conclusion by by... Read more