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Godiva Introduces New Chocolate Named After Caroline Wozniacki (September 4, 2015): Godiva has introduced a new chocolate named after Caroline Wozniacki. Caroline is also the Godiva Global Ambassador.

Food Waste Up as Kids Toss Fruit and Vegetables in Garbage (August 26, 2015): A new study by researchers at the University of Vermont found that kids forced to take fruits and vegetables at lunch mostly just threw them away.

McCormick Acquires Stubb's Barbecue Sauce Brand (August 24, 2015): McCormick has completed its acquisition of Stubb's, a provider of barbecue sauces, marinades, rubs and more.

Butter Cow Steals the Show at the 2015 Iowa State Fair (August 15, 2015): Politicians shook hands and blew their diets. Trump gave helicopter rides to kids. But all eyes were on the Butter Cow at the 2015 Iowa State Fair.

Blue Bell Ice Cream Delivery Trucks Back on the Road (August 12, 2015): Blue Bell delivery trucks are back on the road meaning that hopefully Blue Bell ice cream will soon be back in grocery stores.

New Peeps Flavors Include Pumpkin Spice, Caramel Apple and Candy Corn (August 6, 2015): Three new flavors of marshmallow Peeps arrive at the end of August. They are Pumpkin Spice, Caramel Apple and Candy Corn.

Lululemon Launches Craft Beer Called Curiosity Lager (August 1, 2015): Lululemon has launched a limited-edition craft beer called Curiosity Lager. Only 80,000 cans iwll

Cold Stone Creamery Celebrates Shark Week With Ice Cream Treats and Cupcakes (July 3, 2015): Cold Stone Creamery is celebrating Shark Week with its Shark Week Frenzy Creation and Great Blue Cupcakes.

365 by Whole Foods Market Stores to Launch in 2016 (June 20, 2015): Whole Foods plans to launch a new line of stores called 365 by Whole Foods Market in 2016.

Trader Joe's Tops Grocery Store Survey for Third Consecutive Year (May 26, 2015): Trader Joe's is the top grocery store in the U.S. for the third straight year according to a Market Force Information survey.

CDC Reports Some Progress in Fighting Food Poisoning (May 15, 2015): One in six Americans gets food poisoning every year. A new CDC report says some salmonella infections are down, but obscure pathogens are on the rise.

Listeria Fears Shut Down Blue Bell and Jeni's Ice Cream Production (April 25, 2015): Listeria contamination hits two popular, small ice cream brands: Blue Bell and Jeni's. FDA is looking for a connection.

SNL Spoofs Starbucks' Racetogether Campaign (March 29, 2015): SNL did a hilarious spoof of the disastrous Starbucks racetogether campaign. Now Pep Boys wants their mechanics to #genderflect and discuss gender and identity issues.

Will Ferrell Announces He is New Face of Little Debbie Snack Cakes (March 20, 2015): Will Ferrell dressed in a gingham dress and wig to announce he is the new face of Little Debbie Snack Cakes. This was news to the company, which found the gag hilarious.

Heinz Launches Sriracha Flavored Ketchup (February 11, 2015): Heinz has launched Sriracha flavored ketchup. It is currently available at select retailers including Walmart and Target.