Fast Food Week!

Fast week! And here we are again to spotlight the best that the QSR (Quick Service Restaurant) sector has to offer us. News from Taco Bell, Pizza Hut, McDonald’s and IHOp… Plus, I briefly break my embargo on Subway news to slag off the chain for it’s latest nod to cheapness and greed…

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Chili Peppers Now In Obesity Spotlight

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Nary a week goes by that we don’t hear something about the ongoing fight against obesity – one of the scourges of our modern lifestyle in the West – and it seems there are many factors that can trigger it. Now, we have proof that adding Chili Peppers to your diet may help you fight flab…

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New Canadian Save-The-Food Initiative

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Love Food? Hate Waste? Then, you’ll be pleased to know that a new initiative has been announced to help us all reduce the waste of perfectly good food which occurs almost unregarded every day. It’s a Canadian thing, based on a great UK program which does more than just preach its point…

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50 Years Of Change In Food Habits

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The Canadian Broadcasting Corporation recent commissioned a study of Canadian Eating Habits over the past 50 years, and the exercise revealed some interesting shifts. I think it’s fair to say that the results of such a survey in the U.S. would be similar; maybe not quite so similar in Europe…

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Quick Tip: Oranges For Eyesight

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They say ‘an apple a day keeps the doctor away’. Well, now, researchers at Westmead Institute for Medical Research in Australia say eating an Orange a day can help fend off the development of macular degeneration, an eye disease associated with aging that leads to blindness…

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Coffee And Alcohol On The Plane…

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Taking the early morning flight to make a vital connection at the next stop on your journey? Or congratulating yourself on a job well done on the flight home? Here are some important facts you need to know before ordering that desperately needed morning Coffee or that Happy Hour drink…

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