Tag: Kraft

A Cheesy Meltdown: Kraft Warns Of Velveeta Shortage

A Cheesy Meltdown: Kraft Warns Of Velveeta Shortage

| January 8, 2014 | 2 Comments

Kraft confirms that shortages are in store of its creamy processed cheese — part of a popular concoction with salsa served on a nacho chip or two. One reason? Seasonal demand — in other words, it’s Super Bowl time.

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How 17th Century Fraud Gave Rise To Bright Orange Cheese

How 17th Century Fraud Gave Rise To Bright Orange Cheese

| November 8, 2013 | 0 Comments

Kraft says it’s ditching two artificial dyes in some of its macaroni and cheese products. But why did we start coloring cheeses orange to begin with? Turn’s out there’s a curious history here.

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Kraft Dims That Mac And Cheese Artificially Orange Glow

Kraft Dims That Mac And Cheese Artificially Orange Glow

| November 1, 2013 | 0 Comments

Kraft will produce mac and cheese without artificial dyes, the food processing giant says. But the change affects only a line marketed specifically for children. Aficionados will still be able to purchase the luridly orange “original” version. A Change.org petition had asked Kraft to remove dyes from all mac and cheese products.

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How The Food Industry Manipulates Taste Buds With ‘Salt Sugar Fat’

How The Food Industry Manipulates Taste Buds With ‘Salt Sugar Fat’

| February 26, 2013 | 0 Comments

From food scientists who study the human palate to maximize consumer bliss, to marketing campaigns that target teens to hook them for life on a brand, Pulitzer Prize-winning journalist Michael Moss’ new book goes inside the world of processed, packaged goods.

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