Monthly Archives: December 2017

5 Interesting Facts About Peanuts and Their Popularity in the United States

Health benefits of peanuts

How much do you know about peanuts? You probably grew up eating peanut butter and jelly sandwiches that your mom packed in your school lunch every day. Every now and then, you probably still enjoy one of these sandwiches for a snack or lunch in the office. Peanut butter holds a special place in many of our hearts since it was a childhood favorite. That is one reason why peanuts are so popular throughout the United States. However, not all can enjoy this tasty spread as many are allergic to peanuts and require a treatment for peanut allergy.

Interested in learning more about the popularity of peanuts throughout the United States with the exception of those who require treatment for peanut allergy? Keep reading for more information about this healthy little nut.

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29 Dec 2017

Food Inspection Systems Promote Safety, Compliance and Brand Reliability

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For all kinds of food processing industries, food safety is a primary concern. Any contamination can be hazardous for consumers, which is why food inspection is a very important stage of the production process. Some of the most commonly found contaminants are metallic and originate in the machinery that is used in the production process. Food metal detectors can be customized for each operation and can be used on packaged products as well. Food safety is important not only for customer protection, but also compliance, productivity and brand reliability.

Food safety is a primary concern
For the food processing industry, food safety is an essential part of the process of getting the product to the consumer. Any contaminants, whether biological or metallic, can be hazar (more…)

27 Dec 2017

How Work Events Can Improve Happiness in the Workplace

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Everybody celebrates events. If you are planning an event for your workers, you may find that it could lead to overall happiness in the workplace. There are about 18 million meetings organized in the U.S. every year, which means you’ll need the best food for your unforgettable time, whether it’s a formal meeting over a new service you’re implementing, or a birthday event for your boss. Corporate catering may be your best option. From Santa Clara catering, to Silicon Valley catering, we cover all areas and will work with you.

Catering is Making a Huge Difference

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23 Dec 2017

Keg Cap Tap is Changing Your Brewery Experience

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Did you know that 14% of Americans drink beer every week? As we all know, craft brewers are definitely leaving an impact in the community, giving people a fun and lighthearted place to enjoy themselves with friends and family after a long, hard week at work or on a special occasion. But how do you improve a business that people in your community already tend to flock to? This is where keg cap tap comes in to spread its wings over the beer-loving community and change the way you see your business and appease your customers.

At Keg Cap Tap, dreams come to life. It’s not just about keg caps, it’s also about growlers, (more…)

21 Dec 2017

Afternoon Snacks Need to be Packed with Protein

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Many Americans feel like they are always in a rush. As a result, it should come as no surprise that many people of all ages find themselves looking for a tasty, energetic, and healthy snack. From bulk peanut seeds to many different typed of nuts, there are many products that provide a wide range of nutrients and protein to people who are on the go.
Whether you are trying to find a great afternoon snack when her friends stop by after school or you are looking for a way to get some extra energy in the middle of the day for yourself, peanut and pecan family items can help you get the energy and the nutrients that you need, even when you do not have very much time. Whether you are considering dessert items that include < (more…)

19 Dec 2017

The Facts On Calories In Cashews

Types of nuts

There is no question that people in the United States absolutely love peanuts and specifically peanut butter. Even though people love to consume all types of nuts, peanut butter is definitely the most beloved in the United States according to studies and statistics. However, most people are not aware that there are plenty of other nuts that have great health benefits.

As of 2013, it was reported that peanut farmers across the United States managed to export nearly 350,000 metric tons of peanuts according to data released by the USDA. This means that peanut farms across the United States had plenty of work to do to meet the needs of consumers (more…)

19 Dec 2017

Pickup and Drop Off Meal Catering and Cafeteria Options for Your Company

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It can often be a difficult thing to balance to all the different aspects of your life. For many people, work life is a powerful force that can too often overtake other aspects of your life. For others, family matters trump everything else, sometimes to the point that they interfere with other matters. Focusing on your health, working on home improvement projects, helping in the community. Each of these elements is important to a well rounded life, but without the right balance, too much of anything can become troublesome.

It can be hard work to maintain the right balance. It doesn’t come easily for anyone 100% of the time. But learning to maintain it will lead to a more well rounded life, greater health, wellness, and happiness, and the ability to guide others toward their own happiness (more…)

16 Dec 2017

Buying Wild Caught Alaskan Salmon is Better in More Ways than You Realize

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There are many different types of diets and food preferences, and in today’s society, where food can be mass produced, there is certainly a wide variety of kinds and qualities of food to choose from. While that mass production has done a lot to feed the quickly growing populations, quite a lot has been sacrificed in the way of healthy food and affordable, high quality options. The food industry today, though largely efficient, has come at great cost to the environment and the collective health of society. Now, luckily, more and more individuals, and a growing number of businesses, put a more honed focus and conscious effort into responsible food production. As more buyers insist on foods that are produced to higher standards, more companies rise to that standard. We are getting back onto the (more…)

05 Dec 2017

Peanut Snacks You Can Take On Your Next Airplane Ride

Good cholesterol in peanuts

A great snack for on the go travel is cheddar cracker snacks with peanut butter spread on them. These are easy to find in your local grocery store and the peanut butter inside has many great health benefits for you. When traveling, it can be hard to find healthy snacks that can go through security and that are low calorie and nutritious. We often find ourselves relying on fast food we find in the airport, or stuffing crackers and greasy potato chips in our bags. We have to be sure not to carry anything liquid in our carry on, and thus that can limit some of our other favorite treats and beverages as well.

If you want to know some great peanut snacks that you can take on the next trip you take, read on! You’ll be surprised to know what the benefits of all of these peanut snacks are. Peanut cal (more…)

04 Dec 2017