Thailand's largest seafood company abandons tuna merger

Thailand's largest seafood company abandons tuna merger
The Justice Department announced that the deal, announced a year ago between Thailand's largest seafood company and Bumble Bee Foods of the U.S., was off. If Thai Union Group, owner of Chicken of the Sea, had bought Bumble Bee, it would have …
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Sushi investigation nets seafood fraud convictions
Turner said prosecutors were alerted to the issue in 2012 after an article about seafood fraud appeared in the San Diego Union-Tribune. The article reported that more than half of the fish tested in Southern Calfiornia by Oceana, an international ocean …
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Sushiko's vegan omakase menu is an invitation to skip seafood at a sushi bar
One of the most refined tasting menus around commences with a little ceremony. A chef welcomes diners with a small glass cloche containing clear dashi jelly, soft bamboo shoots, ribbons of seaweed and a sheer sail of myoga, or Japanese ginger.
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Sushi Ran's Chef Toshi talks Winning Third Place at the Global Sushi Challenge
San Francisco is a proud home to many world-renowned chefs, and now we can add Global Sushi Challenge 3rd place winner to that long list. Michelin-starred Chef Takatoshi Toshi of Sushi Ran in Sausalito recently brought home this accolade from Tokyo, …
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Chewing gum, expired rice earn Sushi Village 76 health grade
Sushi Village in Crestwood has received a sanitation grade of 76 with violations including expired rice and chefs touching chewing gum. Sushi Village at 7001 Crestwood Blvd. received four critical violations on its Dec. 3 inspection. Inspectors found …

TOKYO NOW AND THEN/ Sushi on a budget in Ginza could be had 50 years ago
In a photograph believed taken in 1964 in Tokyo's Tsukiji district, home to the globally renowned fish market, a standing-only sushi counter is packed with customers. And no wonder it was inundated with business–one roll cost only 10 yen (8 cents), a …
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20 secret superfoods that will help you live longer

20 secret superfoods that will help you live longer
And even if they won't turn you into a smooth,ever-young creature of the night who can copulate endlessly and never die, it's a good thing to get your nutrition, loads of it, from real food. Here we profile 20 superfoods that will do good things to …
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Superfoods — are you getting enough?
Choose real food instead. Organic food is bursting with flavour and alive with all the good stuff your body craves. When you opt for a fresh smoothie, 100 per cent organic cold-pressed juice or a premium salad, you're giving your body what it needs to …

The Definitive Hip-Hop Guide To Aziz Ansari's 'Master Of None'
On the way home from the pharmacy, Young Buck's “Get Buck” bumps super loudly. Apparently, the driver's a huge Buck …. Arnold: But in the second verse, the perspective switches to that of Eminem, the real-life rapping actor. So therefore, the lyrics …

Food Critics: The Best Drinks In Kansas City Of 2015
“I just think this year had been really incredible in terms of the number of distilleries, wineries, breweries and roasteries that have popped up on the scene,” Food Critic Jenny Vergara told host Gina Kaufmann on KCUR's Central Standard on Friday …
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