PRODUCTS - The Salt Lake Tribune http://www.sltrib.com/feeds/topics/PRODUCTS News from The Salt Lake Tribune en-us webmaster@sltrib.com (Webmaster) Meat supplier: China unit fell short of standards http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58232752-79/mcdonald-husi-meat-company.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58232752-79/mcdonald-husi-meat-company.html.csp">Meat supplier: China unit fell short of standards</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By JOE McDONALD</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-28T09:57:02.491-06:00">Updated Jul 28, 2014 09:57AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Beijing • A U.S. meat supplier said Monday a Chinese subsidiary embroiled in a safety scandal fell short of its requirements for maintaining high standards. The president of OSI Group, David G. McDonald, declined to give details of what the company has found at Shanghai Husi Food Co. A Shanghai TV station reported last week that Husi sold expired beef and chicken to restaurants including McDonald’s and KFC. The Chinese food safety agency said last week its investigators found unspecified illegal...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-582327522014-07-28T09:57:02.491-06:00" id="#license-2014-07-28T09:57:02.491-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58232752@www.sltrib.com Mon, 28 Jul 2014 09:57:02 MDT L’Oreal highlights digital push with Makeup Genius http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58224773-79/makeup-oreal-cosmetics-digital.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58224773-79/makeup-oreal-cosmetics-digital.html.csp">L’Oreal highlights digital push with Makeup Genius</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Andrew Roberts</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> Bloomberg News</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-25T17:57:01-06:00">Updated Jul 25, 2014 05:57PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Paris • When Jean-Paul Agon put on makeup at a L’Oreal board meeting last month, the biggest surprise wasn’t how the French company’s chairman looked in its lipstick, blush and eyeshadow. It was how easy it was to take it off. Agon, 58, used L’Oreal’s Makeup Genius app on his iPhone to virtually don the cosmetics maker’s wares. The free software turns a mobile device into digital mirror, giving users a sense of what various products will look like on their faces. Women -- and men -- can try on c...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58224773@www.sltrib.com Fri, 25 Jul 2014 17:57:01 MDT Fair Trade brings big sales and a clear conscience http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58215636-79/trade-fair-says-products.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58215636-79/trade-fair-says-products.html.csp">Fair Trade brings big sales and a clear conscience</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By JOYCE M. ROSENBERG</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-23T11:23:02.282-06:00">Updated Jul 23, 2014 11:23AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">New York • Brooklyn Roasting Co. has a booming business based on helping people thousands of miles away. Ninety percent of the coffee the New York-based company sells is Fair Trade — certified as produced by people who are treated and paid well. Being socially responsible pays off for Brooklyn Roasting, which sells to restaurants, food stores and the public through its website. Sales of its Fair Trade coffee, which comes from Mexico, Peru, Indonesia and Ethiopia, have soared from $900,000 in 201...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-582156362014-07-23T11:23:02.282-06:00" id="#license-2014-07-23T11:23:02.282-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58215636@www.sltrib.com Wed, 23 Jul 2014 11:23:02 MDT Microsoft makes design central to its future http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58207265-79/microsoft-design-devices-says.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58207265-79/microsoft-design-devices-says.html.csp">Microsoft makes design central to its future</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By RYAN NAKASHIMA</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-21T14:06:02.175-06:00">Updated Jul 21, 2014 02:06PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Redmond, Wash. • Before Ralf Groene helped devise the look and feel of Microsoft’s Surface tablet, he designed food — or “food concepts,” he says, for people on the go. Among them: dried noodles that come wrapped around a pair of chopsticks; a tubular meal that can be pulled with two fingers from a car cup holder base; and a fork that squeezes out sauce. Though none of these ideas made it into production, the principles behind them can be applied to computing devices that fit into busy lives, sa...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-582072652014-07-21T14:06:02.175-06:00" id="#license-2014-07-21T14:06:02.175-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58207265@www.sltrib.com Mon, 21 Jul 2014 14:06:02 MDT Aronia berry gaining market foothold in U.S. http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58179352-79/aronia-berry-iowa-products.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58179352-79/aronia-berry-iowa-products.html.csp">Aronia berry gaining market foothold in U.S.</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By MARGERY A. BECK</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-13T09:46:23.381-06:00">Updated Jul 13, 2014 09:46AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Missouri Valley, Iowa • A new fruit that research says packs more antioxidants than popular “superfoods” like blueberries, acai berries and goji berries is establishing itself in the aisles of mainstream grocery stores, showing up in everything from juices to powdered supplements to baby food. Its rise from being a novelty item at farmers markets into a multimillion-dollar U.S. industry even includes a name change, from the common chokeberry — so named centuries ago by European settlers who foun...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-581793522014-07-13T09:46:23.381-06:00" id="#license-2014-07-13T09:46:23.381-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58179352@www.sltrib.com Sun, 13 Jul 2014 09:46:23 MDT Aronia berry gaining market foothold in US http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58177155-68/aronia-berry-iowa-products.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58177155-68/aronia-berry-iowa-products.html.csp">Aronia berry gaining market foothold in US</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By MARGERY A. BECK</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-12T12:33:01.959-06:00">Updated Jul 12, 2014 12:33PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Missouri Valley, Iowa • A new fruit that research says packs more antioxidants than popular “superfoods” like blueberries, acai berries and goji berries is establishing itself in the aisles of mainstream grocery stores, showing up in everything from juices to powdered supplements to baby food. Its rise from being a novelty item at farmers markets into a multimillion-dollar U.S. industry even includes a name change, from the common chokeberry — so named centuries ago by European settlers who foun...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58177155@www.sltrib.com Sat, 12 Jul 2014 12:33:01 MDT California chicken linked to salmonella recalled http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58150047-68/farms-foster-salmonella-chicken.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58150047-68/farms-foster-salmonella-chicken.html.csp">California chicken linked to salmonella recalled</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By ANDREW DALTON</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-05T13:10:40.711-06:00">Updated Jul 5, 2014 01:10PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Los Angeles • A California chicken producer has issued its first recall since being linked to an outbreak of an antibiotic-resistant strain of salmonella that has been making people sick for more than a year, company and federal food officials said Thursday night. The U.S. Department of Food and Agriculture said it has found evidence directly linking Foster Farms boneless-skinless chicken breast to a case of Salmonella Heidelberg, an antibiotic-resistant strain of the disease that has sickened ...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-581500472014-07-05T13:10:40.711-06:00" id="#license-2014-07-05T13:10:40.711-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58150047@www.sltrib.com Sat, 05 Jul 2014 13:10:40 MDT California chicken linked to salmonella recalled http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58149677-79/farms-foster-chicken-salmonella.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58149677-79/farms-foster-chicken-salmonella.html.csp">California chicken linked to salmonella recalled</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By ANDREW DALTON</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-04T12:49:02.029-06:00">Updated Jul 4, 2014 12:49PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Los Angeles • A California chicken producer has issued its first recall since being linked to an outbreak of an antibiotic-resistant strain of salmonella that has been making people sick for more than a year, company and federal food officials said Thursday night. The U.S. Department of Food and Agriculture said it has found evidence directly linking Foster Farms boneless-skinless chicken breast to a case of Salmonella Heidelberg, an antibiotic-resistant strain of the disease that has sickened m...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-581496772014-07-04T12:49:02.029-06:00" id="#license-2014-07-04T12:49:02.029-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58149677@www.sltrib.com Fri, 04 Jul 2014 12:49:02 MDT The Denver Post: Labeling pot edibles http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/58147012-82/marijuana-products-rules-serving.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/58147012-82/marijuana-products-rules-serving.html.csp">The Denver Post: Labeling pot edibles</a></h4>