A further investigation has revealed that global restaurants and stores—including supposedly conscientious retailers like Whole Foods—are also selling shrimp peeled by slaves.
This summer, I started wondering what you might do to build a small farming robot to manage a home garden. I then discovered the interesting FarmBot project, which has been... read more The post How a Robot in the Garden Might Save a Trip to Whole Foods appeared first on Singularity HUB.
A harrowing investigation into imported shrimp found at major retailers in the United States and Europe has exposed the brutal working conditions behind shrimp sold around the world. Victims of human trafficking in Thailand are subjected...Show More Summary
``Pervasive human trafficking has helped turn Thailand into one of the world's biggest shrimp providers. Despite repeated promises by businesses and government to clean up the country's $7 billion seafood export industry, an Associated Press investigation has found shrimp peeled by modern-day slaves is reaching the U.S., Europe and Asia... Show More Summary
EDITOR'S NOTE: More than 2,000 trapped fishermen have been freed this year as a result of an ongoing Associated Press investigative series into slavery in the Thai seafood industry. The reports also have led to a dozen arrests, millions of dollars' worth of seizures and proposals for new federal...
She eats organic. She composts. She buys her beauty products at Whole Foods and Farmers Markets (and of course the occasional lavish spa). Impress the hell out of her this holiday season by purchasing one of these sumptuous non-toxic...Show More Summary
Until there's a Whole Foods in every airport terminal, we'll follow the grab-and-go advice of these five healthy eaters.
When I'm looking for a place to park at Whole Foods, I typically see two empty parking spots right by the entrance. The signs over the spaces reads, "For Expectant Mothers." The majority of the time these spots are empty. Why? Expectant Mothers don't need parking spots. Show More Summary
Yesterday evening, PETA submitted its response opposing Whole Foods’ motion to dismiss the group’s class-action lawsuit against its “humane meat” claims. PETA’s response underscores that Whole Foods’ in-store advertisements—including... The...Show More Summary
Five things to know this Thursday. It's Thursday, December 10, meaning T-minus two weeks till Christmas. If you're asking Santa for a new job this year, perhaps it's time to consider a career with In-N-Out Burger? The California-based burger chain that enjoys a cultlike following just landed on Glassdoor's list of the Best Places to Work 2016. Show More Summary
Chipotle became the darling of the fast-food world by attracting millennials, blue-collar workers and even whole families with its promise of high-quality, sustainably sourced Mexican cuisine. But a series of food poisonings and other...Show More Summary
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Coping at holiday parties as an introvert - PureWow An unexpected conversation changed my view of Christmas - Real Simple 12 ways to save money at Whole Foods - Wise Bread The pros and cons of skipping Christmas - The Billfold Tips for...Show More Summary
The opening of the world’s largest cloning facility for beef production raises a whole host of moral and ethical issues regarding food supply.
This weekend Bloomberg had what should have been a rare positive article for the grocery biz. Despite everyone sucking – even (free)market darling Whole Foods! – totally unsexy Kroger is slowly but steadily showing real growth. The reasons:...Show More Summary
Whole Foods has some of the best produce, organic finds, and gourmet treats. However, Whole Foods can also be very expensive, and you can easily spend way more than you bargained for. That's why we've come up with some of the easiest ways to save money at Whole Foods. 1. Shop on a Wednesday or...
Finally! Air travel is getting a whole lot easier for vegans. According to the Physician Committee’s 2015 Airport Food Review, seventy-one percent of restaurants at the 30 busiest airports in Read More The post Plant-Based Meals On The Rise At Nation’s Airports appeared first on Ecorazzi.
Credit Suisse analyst Stewart McGuire and his team think Ocado should just give up and sell the company to Amazon or Walmart. The online grocery — which also creates a whole heap of technology that it can sell to other businesses — is growing rapidly and will do more than £1 billion in revenues this year. Show More Summary
Sometime in the near future, you may walk into your local Whole Foods or other purveyor of high-end, non-GMO foods to find many of the labels reading “Made in Russia.” Assuming, that is, that US and EU sanctions are lifted in our lifetimes.
Do you have an affection for Ritz crackers but know in your heart they are not good for you? The ingredient list reads like a chemical mixture rather than a food you should eat. I have always liked the crackers but rarely buy them because I know that they have no nutritional value, are easy Continue Reading...