Happy Thanksgiving everyone! I hope you are having a wonderful day filled with friends and family. My whole family is in town and will be gathering at my parents’ house in a few hours for food, fun, and football (Go Cowboys!). During...Show More Summary
Disheartening. The animal-rights group Direct Action Everywhere has released a report claiming that Whole Foods supplier Diestel Turkey Ranch raises its birds in terrible conditions. The report is accompanied by video reportedly taken...Show More Summary
Every Whole Foods addict knows that their weekly shopping trip is not just a time to stock up on healthy foods - it's a spiritual experience. There's not many places where health nuts can gather together to obsess over colorful produce and gluten-free desserts without feeling super judged. Show More Summary
This Monday, animal advocates released a shocking investigation showing widespread cruelty at what some would consider the most unlikely of places ? a top-rated Whole Foods turkey supplier. Direct Action Everywhere (DxE), the organization...Show More Summary
This organic cold-pressed, unrefined coconut oil is less than half the price of Trader Joe's coconut oil (and probably one third the price of coconut oil sold at Whole Foods). I have a subscribe-and-save order for it on Amazon so the price is $13.59 for a 54 ounce jar. Show More Summary
For all of its claims that its over-priced food is healthy, organic, and raised ethically, Whole Foods’ turkeys are not a good example of its promise for customers. A video released by an animal rights group called Direct Action Everywhere,...Show More Summary
In a report titled “A Deadly Feast: What you are not told about your Thanksgiving turkey,” an advocacy group called Direct Action Everywhere, known as “DxE,” alleged that Diestel Turkey Ranch operated one “picture perfect” farm with about 400 animals in Sonora, Calif. Show More Summary
In preparation for this year’s Thanksgiving feast, more consumers than ever before will seek turkeys that have been humanely raised. For these shoppers, optimistic messages offered by Whole Foods and other animal welfare-oriented food retailers will provide assurance that they’re making an ethical food choice. Show More Summary
Several years ago, when ordering a fish sandwich in a fast food joint, I was told it would take a while. “How long?” I inquired. “About a minute.” A minute. I have to wait a whole minute! I don’t know if I can handle that! […]
Sounds super edgy. Whole Foods co-founder and co-CEO John Mackey is making bold statements about 365, the grocer's forthcoming spinoff chain, promising it will meld together the best attributes of Whole Foods — asparagus water? — with those of competitors like Sprouts and Trader Joe's into one unstoppable force of less-expensive shopping. Show More Summary
Really, Whole Foods? Kaleamole? You have got to be kidding me. Where’s the Mexican-jumping-out-window emoji when you need it?
Every year, Santa Claus makes a master list of which children have been naughty or nice in the preceding year, and rewards them accordingly. Our sibling publication, Consumer Reports, makes its own list of judgement, deciding whether companies, not individuals, have behaved themselves in the past year. It’s not an overall evaluation of the company’s products or practice, but …
At Leidy’s, Inc., in Souderton, pigs are slaughtered for Whole Foods—and it’s also where the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s Food Safety and Inspection Service (FSIS) documented violations of 24... The post Disabled Pigs, Mold, and Listeria Found at Whole Foods–Supplying Slaughterhouse appeared first on PETA.
At a filthy slaughterhouse that kills pigs for Whole Foods' "humane" pork, disabled pigs struggled, unable to access water. The post More Trouble at Whole Foods: PETA Exposes ‘Humane Pork’ Slaughterhouse appeared first on PETA.
Food delivery service Caviar is adding another big brand to its list of partner restaurants. Today it will start delivering McDonald’s to offices around New York. This whole week, Caviar’s quick delivery service, Fastbite, will be serving up McDonald’s sausage McMuffin and hash browns for five bucks. Fastbite promises to deliver meals in 15 minutes or less to hungry […]
Every Monday at the Cut, we're highlighting one great purchase that won't take up your whole paycheck. If you're looking for a splurge instead, check back every Friday for one great purchase that's worth eating ramen noodles for the rest of eternity. Not everyone can be as badass as Julia Child or Patti LaBelle when... More »
Pizza at Whole Foods Market. Photo by Bart Heird Recently, I had some buddies over at my house to watch boxing and play poker. My plan for food was typical “guys’ night” fare: pizza, chicken wings, chips and dip, …..Continue Reading "Fast Food’s Latest Competition: Supermarkets" originally published on The Menuism Dining Blog.
It’s that time of year. Time to visit those weird, faraway relatives in weird, faraway places, where the Target and the Costco and the Whole Foods are all switched around. It’s time to roll down hundreds of miles of dear old Ike’s eight-lane American dream, leaving one suburban hellscape for another. It’s time for the Holiday Family Road Trip. Read more...
Nothing like a jello shot to bring you back to the glory days of college parties and regrets. Luckily, Ludlow Cocktail Co. has created specialty jelly shots, as they call them, with a grown-up twist: they're all natural and come in unique craft-cocktail flavors. Show More Summary
by Mimi O' Connor Eating is central to our very existence. Wilderness experts have determined that we can exist for only three weeks without food. But food is about so much more than just a vehicle for survival. For centuries, in cultures...Show More Summary