Disney-branded DOLE Bananas, Pineapples, Berries, and Vegetables coming to grocery and retail stores nationwide
GLENDALE, Calif., October 14, 2016 /3BL Media/ — Disney Consumer Products and Interactive Media (DCPI) and Dole Food Company today announced plans to launch a new co-branded assortment of fresh produce featuring iconic Disney, Pixar, Star Wars, and Marvel characters at grocery and retail stores nationwide beginning this fall. The announcement comes ahead of the 2016 Produce Marketing Association (PMA) Fresh Summit Convention and Expo taking place October 14-16 in Orlando, Fla. (Disney booth #409, Dole booth #3043), where both brands will have a presence.
UnitedHealthcare volunteers expand and renovate school gardens at three Guilford County elementary schools
Greensboro, N.C., Oct. 10, 2013 /3BL Media/ – UnitedHealthcare, FoodCorps and NC Cooperative Extension/Guilford County Center celebrated National Farm to School Month today with a kickoff event today at the NC Agricultural & Technical State University Farm. The celebration marked UnitedHealthcare’s support of two FoodCorps service members serving in nine Title One Schools in High Point. The funding was made possible through CBS EcoMedia’s WellnessAd program.
How you “have lunch” could be important in enhancing these opportunities
Philadelphia, PA, August 6, 2013 /3BL Media/ – Much attention has focused on school meals, both in the United States and across the globe. Researchers at Uppsala University, Sweden, evaluated teachers eating lunch with the school children. In Sweden, this practice is referred to as “pedagogic meals” because it offers the opportunity of having children learn by modeling adults. The researchers wanted to observe how the teachers interacted with the children during meals in order to better understand how to interpret results of this practice.
New study highlights benefits of for both children and parents
PHILADELPHIA, Pa., March 7, 2013 /3BL Media/ – Grow it, try it, and you just might like it is a motto many schools are embracing to encourage children to eat more fruits and vegetables. Through community-based kitchen garden programs, particularly those with dedicated cooking components, schools are successfully introducing students to healthier foods.
Kaiser Permanente has joined with five other health systems in the Care Connectivity Consortium to connect doctors electronically. Since its formation, the Consortium has developed standards-based information technology to connect doctors across the country.