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I just couldn’t pass this one up. A usually quiet residential neighbourhood in Krakow, Poland, buzzed with activity and speculation for a couple of days last week, after a resident called the SPCA there to report a strange animal apparently trapped up a tree outside her house.

OmniPork Spam - © 2021 OmniPork

I didn’t know whether to laugh or cry when I first heard about the latest development in faux meat products: vegan SPAM. No, really. Not to lean too hard on an old joke, there are those who claim SPAM is already fake meat. But I’m talking about a new competitor for Beyond and Impossible…

McDs China Waygu Beef Sammy - © 2021 McDs China

A few noteworthy announcements from various chains this past week. But the real juicy content comes from abroad as DQ France and McD’s China (those wild and crazy guys!) reveal limited-time specials we all wish were available here, too. And Pringles adds yet another ‘unlikely’ new chip flavour…

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So, I was thinking about cleaning out the fridge just the other day, musing on why so much is wasted, even in a household like mine where awareness of food wastage and knowledge of all the ways it could be reduced are front and centre. And I realized: grocery stores are at least partly to blame…