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Statement by American Dietetic Association Supporting Scientifically Valid, Informative Restaurant Labeling as Part of Health Reform

WASHINGTON, June 10 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The following statement was issued Wednesday, June 10, by registered dietitian and American Dietetic Association President Jessie M. Pavlinac, following a press conference by U.S. Sen. Tom Harkin (D.-Iowa) announcing an agreement on national restauran...

National Restaurant Association Backs Bipartisan Senate Agreement to Empower Consumers Nationwide With More Nutrition Information

WASHINGTON, June 10 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The National Restaurant Association today released the following statement from President and CEO Dawn Sweeney about a bipartisan Senate agreement on a national nutrition information standard: "Today, Senators Tom Harkin (D-Iowa), Tom Carper (D-D...

Belmont University Graduate Launches Healthy Soul Food Restaurant on Nashville's Historic Jefferson Street

NASHVILLE, Tenn., May 13 /PRNewswire/ -- Who: JEFFERSONS RESTAURANT VIP PREMIERE GALA What: HEALTHY SOUL FOOD LAUNCH When: 5pm on Monday, May 18, 2009 Where: 1033 Jefferson Street, Nashville Nashville's historic Jefferson Street is known for its legendary liv...

Bill Would Require Nutrition Info on Chain Restaurant Menus and Menu Boards, Says Center for Science in the Public Interest -- News Conference on Tuesday, March 3 in Annapolis

WASHINGTON, Feb. 27 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Supporters of legislation that would require nutrition information on chain restaurant menus and menu boards in Maryland will hold a news conference at noon on Tuesday in Annapolis, Md. Following the news conference a hearing on the measure will be h...

Bill Would Require Nutrition Info on Chain Restaurant Menus and Menu Boards, Says Center for Science in the Public Interest

News Conference on Tuesday, March 3 in Annapolis WASHINGTON, Feb. 27 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Supporters of legislation that would require nutrition information on chain restaurant menus and menu boards in Maryland will hold a news conference at noon on Tuesday in Annapolis, Md. Followi...

National Restaurant Association Statement Regarding Federal Court Ruling on Menu Labeling in New York City

WASHINGTON, Feb. 17 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- National Restaurant Association Executive Vice President for Public Affairs Beth Johnson issued the following statement in response to today's U.S. Court of Appeals decision to uphold a New York City Board of Health regulation that dictates how nutrit...

New hearing aid technology passes the restaurant noise test

The sound of a noisy Chicago restaurant during the breakfast rush the clang of plates and silverware and the clamor of many voices was the crucial test of new hearing aid technology in a study conducted by researchers at Washington University School of Medicine in St. Louis. The study showed tha...

NBTY to Webcast Presentation at Lehman Brothers 11th Annual Retail and Restaurant Conference

RONKONKOMA, N.Y., April 25 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- NBTY, Inc. (NYSE: NTY) (http://www.NBTY.com ), a leading global manufacturer and marketer of nutritional supplements, today announced that it will web cast the presentation by Harvey Kamil, President and Chief Financial Officer of NBTY, At ...

Rachael Ray, With Special Guest President Bill Clinton, to Open 'One Night Only' Pop-Up Restaurant to Benefit Her Yum-o! Organization

Five Teenage Cooks to Develop and Prepare the Evening's Menu Along with Iron Chef Michael Symon Special Musical Guest Carly Simon 'Rachael Ray' to Air Episode on May 7th Devoted to Restaurant Opening NEW YORK, April 25 /PRNewswire/ -- On April 28th, ...

National Restaurant Association Expresses Disappointment About Court Ruling on Menu Labeling in New York City

WASHINGTON, April 16 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The National Restaurant Association issued the following statement in response to today's U.S. federal district court decision regarding a New York City Board of Health regulation which dictates how nutrition information should be provided in som...

Popular Florida Restaurant Leads Hospitality Industry by Converting to Pasteurized Shell Eggs Usage

The Broken Egg Leads the Way in Food Safety in Sunshine State by Using Pasteurized Shell Eggs to Eliminate Risk of Food-Borne Illness LANSING, Ill., Feb. 7 /PRNewswire/ -- National Pasteurized Eggs, http://www.safeeggs.com, announced today that The Broken Egg restaurants in Lakewood Ran...

Online Resource Keeps Restaurant Diners on Track After New Year's Hype Subsides

SAN DIEGO, Jan. 7 /PRNewswire/ -- Calorie-conscious, health-minded Americans who love to eat out have a new ally to support them in following through with New Year's resolutions. HealthyDiningFinder.com, provides access to nutrition information about healthier choices at a growing number of re...

California Restaurant Association Chooses EMPLOYERS(R) as its New Provider of Choice for Members' Workers' Compensation Insurance Needs

RENO, Nev., Nov. 8 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- EMPLOYERS(R) (NYSE: EIG ), a leading provider of workers' compensation insurance, today announced a new partnership with the California Restaurant Association (CRA) through which CRA members can purchase workers' compensation insurance with a speci...

NutritionPedia Adds Nutrition Facts for Over 6,000 Menu Items From 70 Leading Fast-Casual and Family Dining Restaurant Chains

ATLANTA, Oct. 2 /PRNewswire/ -- Nutrition Systems, LLC has added over 6,000 menu items from 70 of America's leading fast-casual and family dining restaurant chains to http://www.NutritionPedia.com, the only online nutrition search engine. NutritionPedia users can now quickly find out the nut...

Cities Say Restaurant Nutrition Information Crucial in Fighting Obesity

Statement by Donald J. Borut, Executive Director of the National League of Cities WASHINGTON, Sept. 11 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The following statement was issued today by Donald J. Borut, Executive Director of the National League of Cities: Regarding today's ...

Health Department Warns Consumers of Home-Canned Soup Linked to Potter County Restaurant

HARRISBURG, Pa., Jan. 3 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Consumers who purchased or were given "home-canned" soup or other canned products from the Schumacher's Inn in Austin, Potter County, should not open the jars due to the risk of Botulism contamination, Health Secretary Dr. Calvin B. Johnson sa...

Artificial Trans Fat Banned in Chain Restaurant in King County

The King County Board of Health on Thursday banned artificial trans fat and required nutrition labeling for menu items in chain restaurants. The ban The measure applies to Seattle and most of its suburbs despite objections from restaurant owners and food-industry officials. Trans fats, pro...

An Exclusive Restaurant to Appease the Culinary Needs of HIV/AIDS Patients

Setting aside all inhibitions to maintain a contact with people suffering with dreaded diseases, Aadhar (or, Base), a charitable trust, is running a restaurant that caters nutritious food for the HIV/AIDS patients here. Managed by HIV+ individuals, Aadhar has been running the restaurant as co...

Patrons Of A Brisbane Restaurant Warned Of Hepatitis A

A Brisbane restaurant is reported to be in the centre of a health controversy involving hepatitis A virus. Queensland Health department had requested people //who ate at Wagamama restaurant at Chermside in the first week of March to seek the help of a doctor if they develop fever, stomach ache or l...

Taco Bell Restaurant in NJ Tainted by Reports of E Coli Outbreak

Central New Jersey was the focus of attention following an E. coli outbreak. In the last fortnight, at least 22 people reported sick with abdominal cramps, //fever and diarrhea. They were diagnosed with E coli infection. The Taco Bell restaurants, operated by Yum Brands Inc in New Jersey have...

The Ensign Group Reports Second Quarter 2009 Earnings of $0.39 per Share; Reaffirms 2009 EPS Guidance

... senior manager at KPMG LLP, where she spent ten years providing audit services for public companies in the technology, transportation and quick serve restaurant industries. Ms. Snapper is a certified public accountant. She holds a B.A. in Accounting from California State University Fullerton. Ms. Snappe...

Fox 11 News Anchor Christine Devine to Co-Host 2nd Annual "An Evening for Autism" Event

...e Cheesecake Factory, Maggiano's Little Italy, Taco's & Co., Harborside restaurant and Newport Landing restaurant and Oyster Bar. In addition, the drink sponsors include Tommy Bahama Rum, ...

Cutting Edge iPhone(TM)/iPod(R) Touch Apps Improve Quality of Life for Those With Celiac/Coeliac & Food Allergies

...ds, users quickly browse detailed menu items from Indian, Italian and Steak restaurant cuisines with color-coded columns immediately indicating if the dish 'conta...tive team effort between international business and technology consultants, restaurant industry professionals and individuals impacted by celiac/coeliac disease &...

BayCare Named to Top 100 Best Companies To Work For in Florida by Florida Trend Magazine

...sed by the Florida Chamber of Commerce, the Florida Association of Chamber Professionals, the Florida Economic Development Council (FEDC), the Florida restaurant and Lodging Association, the Florida Society of Association Executives (FSAE) and the Orlando Regional Chamber of Commerce. "We've highlighted ...

U.S. Foodservice Cites Critical Need for Food Safety Culture From Farm to Fork During Monterey PMA Conference

...y can't do it by itself. It must work collaboratively with the distributor, restaurant and supermarket industries to create a food safety culture that will protec...llaboration with leaders from Produce Marketing Association (PMA), National restaurant Association and the International Foodservice Distributors Association (IFD...

Pelosi Remarks at Press Conference Today on Health Care Reform and Medical Costs

...of 27. After graduating college, I taught pre-school for three years and had health insurance, but in 2005, I left my job to work for my father at his restaurant in Randolph, Mass. As a small, family-owned business, he couldn't afford to provide insurance, so I became uninsured. In 2006, I discovered a lump in ...

Red Mango Introduces the First Probiotic Iced Tea July 27

...penings across California, New York, Washington, Illinois, Hawaii, New Jersey, Nevada, Utah, Indiana, Arizona and Texas. Red Mango received Nation's restaurant News' 2009 "Hot Concepts!" award and has been named the best frozen yogurt in Seattle, Las Vegas, Chicago, Utah and New York by independent publica...

Five Eating Patterns That Worsen Stress

...ess. List three telltale signs that will help you identify the patterns. (Example: I know I'm stress-eating when I stop at a fast food restaurant on the way home and eat in my car . Or: I know I'm going to binge when I get home from work when I haven't eaten all day. ) Decide on actio...

PTS, Inc. Subsidiary Disability Access Corporation Announces $535,000 in New Contracts and Inspection Orders for July 2009

...er 120 quick service restaurants as a part of its multi-year contract with one of its long-standing clients (estimated revenue for these quick service restaurant inspections will likely exceed $170,000). "Though the economic downturn did have an effect on number businesses and various public entities,...

PTS, Inc. Subsidiary Disability Access Corporation Announces $535,000 in New Contracts and Inspection Orders for July 2009

...er 120 quick service restaurants as a part of its multi-year contract with one of its long-standing clients (estimated revenue for these quick service restaurant inspections will likely exceed $170,000). "Though the economic downturn did have an effect on number businesses and various public entities,...

In New York City, Trans Fat Ban Is Working

...ecember 2006, the city required that artificial trans fats be phased out of restaurant food, and the mandate was in full effect by November 2008. Silver and colle...ban would affect business didn't happen, Silver said, and the good news for restaurant patrons is that they don't have to guess about what they're eating as much ...

School of Health Management Honors 162 Graduating Students

...nd, body, and spirit care." While in Kirksville, commencement speaker Eikenberry also addressed the public at a gathering at Napoli's Italian restaurant on Friday, June 5. He spoke on "Leading in a Climate of Change" at 7 p.m.; the event was free of charge to the community. For more infor...

Full Transcript of Pelosi Press Conference on Health Care Reform

... My generation likes to tell it like it is: The donut hole is a rip-off. You pay money, but get nothing in return. Can you imagine going to a restaurant where all they give you is an empty plate, but they still force you to pay for a bill? Of course not. For the first six months of the year, ...

Ruth's Hospitality Group Inc. donates Broad Street building to Tulane

...r ability to pay. The building will honor the restaurant company's founder, Ruth Fertel, who transformed the Broad Street restaurant into a New Orleans dining institution that would g... before leveraging all her savings to open a steak restaurant in Mid City. Her residence was next to the...

Wine & Latin Food: They Said It Would Never Last

...2 Who: Castulo De La Rocha, CEO AltaMed Health Services Wine Industry Representatives Latino Winery and restaurant Owners Music by Jose Rizo and the Jazz on the Latin Side All Stars Join the filmmaker and some of the cast of the mo...

From the Amazon Rainforest to a Smoothie Near You, Planet Smoothie Expands Superfoods Menu Selection

..., serving real fruit smoothies infused with vitamins and nutrients for active, occasion-driven consumers. In 2007, Planet Smoothie was recognized by restaurant Business as a "Future 50" concept, one of the fastest growing up and coming concepts in the country. Planet Smoothie was named one of the "Sweet 16"...

Al Copeland Day Lives on Through Efforts To Cure Merkel Cell Carcinoma

...ndary restaurateur Al Copeland, Al Copeland Investments (ACI) is one of the premium names in the hospitality industry owning a number of leading food, restaurant and entertainment enterprises. The ACI family of companies includes 50 restaurants, hotels and comedy clubs throughout the United States, including Di...

Tasty Baking Company Supports the Fight Against Childhood Cancer Through Partnership with Alex's Lemonade Stand Foundation

...conjunction with Bredenbeck's Bakery, will unveil a specialty Tastykake show cake honoring Alex's Lemon Krimpets at the "Great Chefs Event" at Osteria restaurant in Philadelphia on June 17th. Liz Scott, Alex Scott's mother and Vice President of Development for Alex's Lemonade Stand Foundation, expressed ...

Brinker International Announces Support of Senate's Agreement on Uniform Nutrition Disclosure

...kin, Carper, Murkowski and Kennedy in bringing the restaurant industry, government and public health interests t...EAT ), is one of the world's leading casual dining restaurant companies, serving more than 1 million guests dail...territories and employs more than 125,000. Brinker restaurant brands include Chili's Grill & Bar(R), On The ...

Maggiano's Little Italy(R) Celebrates Sixth Annual 'Eat-A-Dish for Make-A-Wish(R)' in Chicago

...Foundation, and all cards will be displayed in the restaurant throughout the campaign. Each Star Card features o... for special occasions. Maggiano's is one of three restaurant brands in the portfolio of Dallas-based Brinker In...n 1,700 restaurants in 27 countries. Other Brinker restaurant brands include Chili's(R) Grill & Bar and On T...
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