Fresh-baked cookie pioneer Otis Spunkmeyer will launch retail line in early 2016

Fresh-baked cookie pioneer Otis Spunkmeyer will launch retail line in early 2016

Well-known fresh cookie-maker Otis Spunkmeyer is expanding its empire beyond food service and into the retail segment for the first time with the launch of a line of sweet baked goods that will hit store shelves nationwide in 2016. 


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Sugarcane conditions kill: The deadly epidemic confectioners and soft drink makers ‘can’t walk away from’

Sugarcane conditions kill: The deadly epidemic confectioners and soft drink makers ‘can’t walk away from’

Perilous working conditions for sugarcane growers in Central America have claimed around 20,000 lives in the past decade and supply chain advisor Solidaridad says the food and drink industry can no longer ignore the epidemic.


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From trial-and-error to chocolate physics: Molecular dynamics can replace guesswork, claim researchers

From trial-and-error to chocolate physics: Molecular dynamics can replace guesswork, claim researchers

German scientists say they may be able to improve chocolate’s mouthfeel after researching the molecular interactions with lecithin during conching.


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