Whole Foods Market will sell live lobsters in its store in Portland, Maine. It contracted with Little Bay Lobster Co., which it says meets its standards for humane treatment in the catching and shipment of the animals.
Ninety-four percent of consumers think credit card companies should be required to disclose their interchange fees, a Harris Interactive online poll conducted on behalf of the Merchants Payments Coalition found. About 93% of those surveyed believe card companies should be required to explain how interchange fees are set.
Canadian agricultural officials confirmed the country's ninth case of bovine spongiform encephalopathy. The cow never entered the food chain. The country is instituting stricter feed laws in July to help eliminate the disease.