Japan restaurant launches $1000 burger; serves it with a bottle of champagne


One thousand dollars for many in India could be an amount for livelihood for at least 6 months and in some cases even a year. One thousand dollars is a lot of money. In that much money, one could even buy an expensive phone or a take a nice trip – OR one could treat oneself to a burger. That’s right. One thousand dollars is the cost of one of the world’s most expensive burgers, served at The Oak Door Steakhouse at the Grand Hyatt at Tokyo, Japan.

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Pizza prodigy opens 6 new Domino’s stores, creating 25 new jobs


The pizza prodigy Andrew Wood will open his sixth Domino’ store this week, bringing more than 20 new jobs to the region of Sunshine Coast in Australia.

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Coca launches sports drink in India – Powerade


The Indian counterpart of the American beverage giant Coca-Cola on Wednesday announced the launch of its sports drink called Powerade that will compete with rival PepsiCo’s Gatorade.

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Cleanliness drives in different locations conducted by Nestle India


Some 2000 volunteers, including company employees and their families, NGO partners, distribution partners, suppliers and officials, participated in this initiative which took place in towns near Nestlé India factory and its branches. The company was supported by its implementation partners Magic Bus India Foundation and India Pollution Control Association (IPCA) at select locations, the company release stated.

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Company launches mushroom infused chocolate for the Mind, Body and Soul

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A new company is promoting a happy and heathy lifestyle through chocolate. For the mind, body and soul, the secret ingredient, it turns out, is mushrooms. NUDE Chocolate has launched what it calls “enhanced chocolate” featuring reishi mushrooms. Among the benefits these mushrooms are thought to have include boosting immunity, balancing hormones, reducing inflammation, and improving the function of vital organs.

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Tyson Foods recalls Ready to Eat Chicken Fritters

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Tyson Foods Inc. is recalling about 190,750 pounds of ready-to-eat chicken fritter products that may be contaminated with hard plastic, according to a statement on the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s Food Safety and Inspection Service’s website.

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Vishakhapatnam gets its own version of a chocolate fix


There is a cafe dedicated to chocolate in the city and we have to thank Radhika Satish, an entrepreneur who recently opened it and named it The Chocolate Theory. Located at the Waltair Uplands, there is no escaping the aroma of freshly baked waffles wafting that envelopes you as you enter.

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FMCG industry may see better business growth in FY20


India’s consumer goods majors will have to wait till the second half of the current financial year for a pick-up in demand, benefiting from government measures to revive the rural economy and the likelihood of normal rains, said a report released on Monday.

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Fonterra all set to re-enter India in a Joint Venture with Future Consumer

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New Zealand-based dairy major Fonterra is taking the value-added product route to make a re-entry into India. In its first innings — a joint venture (JV) with Britannia two decades ago — Fonterra had opted to work in the packet milk segment, a large but competitive category, dominated by local players such as Amul and Mother Dairy. It exited the JV in 2007, the Kiwi major has made a JV with Future Consumer, part of the Kishore-Biyani-led Future group, to launch a spate of value-added milk products such as UHT milk (tetrapak milk), milk shakes, and yoghurts at competitive price points in Mumbai and other parts of Maharashtra, before heading to the south.

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Cadbury Dairy Milk takes the ‘Diet Coke’ route; comes up with with 30% Less Sugar version

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Looks like now health concious people can still enjoy a bar of chocolate after a workout as Cadbury Dairy Milk has introduced a low sugar version for the health-conscious chocolate lovers. Cadbury Dairy Milk, India’s largest chocolate brand, will soon be launching a healthier variant with 30% lower sugar content than the normal variant. Mondelez International, the company behind the brand, stated that the existing Cadbury Dairy Milk will continue to sell in its current form and would in “no way” compete with the newer version.

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