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.
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.
Publix Super Markets announced it will open two specialty concept units in the Miami area that will focus
entirely on the health and wellness segment. Under the banner
GreenWise, the prototypes follow Publix's introduction of Publix
Sabor, an effort aimed at Hispanic consumers.