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January 16, 2013News for professionals in the dairy foods industry

  Industry News 
  • Chobani delays launch of Canadian plant, rollout
    A planned nationwide rollout for Chobani in Canada is on hold while the company faces delays in constructing a plant there. The New York-based yogurt-maker said it remains committed to the Canadian market. Permits that allow Chobani to import into Canada are set to expire in February, and it's uncertain if they will be renewed, this article says. FoodNavigator (1/15) LinkedInFacebookTwitterEmail this Story
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  The Market 
  • Chains put pizza on the morning menu
    Breakfast pizzas are now available on 5% of the menus at restaurant chains tracked by Datassential, with casual chains driving the trend. Typically made without marinara sauce, the flatbread sandwiches often include standard breakfast fare, such as the bacon, sausage, eggs and cheese that top Sbarro's breakfast pizza. Nation's Restaurant News (free registration) (1/14) LinkedInFacebookTwitterEmail this Story
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  Health & Nutrition 
  • Study: Milk-drinking nations produce Nobel winners
    Countries with a high rate of milk consumption tend to produce more winners of the Nobel Prize, says a group of British researchers. Sweden leads the world in milk consumption, the researchers found, and is a major winner of Nobel prizes, as is Switzerland, another nation with heavy milk consumption. (France) (1/15) LinkedInFacebookTwitterEmail this Story
  • Survey ranks sustainability consultants
    In a survey of large-firm sustainability decision-makers, Ernst & Young was named the top sustainability consulting company, followed by KPMG, Deloitte, and PricewaterhouseCoopers. Among nonprofits, Global Reporting Initiative took the top spot. Environmental Leader (1/14) LinkedInFacebookTwitterEmail this Story
  IDFA News 
  • Dairy Forum adds fun run/walk to networking activities
    IDFA's 2013 Dairy Forum, Jan. 27-30, will include a new networking activity this year, a fun run/walk sponsored by the Milk Processor Education Program. Scheduled for 6:00 a.m. on Jan. 30, the event will benefit Move For Hunger, a nonprofit organization that works to strengthen the efforts of the nation's food banks. Have you registered yet? LinkedInFacebookTwitterEmail this Story
  • Five regional Food Safety Workshops scheduled for 2013
    Save the date for one of these 2013 Dairy Plant Food Safety Workshop for Large Enterprises sessions: Feb. 12-13 in Rosemont, Ill.; March 26-27 in Minneapolis; June 4-5 in Baraboo, Wis., August 6-7; and November 5-6, in conjunction with the International Dairy Show in Chicago. Registration is open for the February, March and June workshops. LinkedInFacebookTwitterEmail this Story
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Not in the clamor of the crowded street, not in the shouts and plaudits of the throng, but in ourselves, are triumph and defeat."
--Henry Wadsworth Longfellow,
American poet and educator

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