Food & Drink

While this year’s JPM healthcare conference promises to be similar to so many in the past – frenetic, overscheduled, gratuitously wet and miserable – one significant difference for me this year is that I’ll be arriving more than eighty pounds lighter than the year before. Especially in the context of New Year’s resolutions, I thought
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By Kevin Ketcham and Justin Zacks Each trading day, Dealreporter analysts pick out hints of future material developments in merger arbitrage and special situations by combing through dozens of transcripts, SEC filings, analyst reports and news stories. This raw data is combined with proprietary insights and commentary to produce an exclusive report that offers short and
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Youssef OmaïsYoussef Omaïs Senegalese entrepreneur Youssef Omaïs founded PATISEN in 1981 as a small trading business to import and sell flour to bakeries across Dakar and other neighboring cities in the West African nation. Over the last 37 years, the company has snowballed into a $200 million (revenue) FMCG conglomerate with more than 7,000 employees,
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Consider this modest New Year’s proposal: to help keep your drinking tendencies and physical health on track throughout the year, take a month off from drinking alcohol at the start of the year. That’s the thinking behind the “Dry January” movement, and new research suggests reasons to take it seriously. Not only can going a month
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Forecasting food trends can sometimes be a dicey business, as consumers’ fickle palates (not to mention supply and demand) can be hard to predict. Nonetheless, this time of year brings a flurry of trend reports, from manufacturing and grocery stores to high end dining elements.  One of the earliest reports typically comes from research company
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Conch Shells in Turks & CaicosAdrienne Jordan The edible marine snail with beautiful conical shells are found throughout the Caribbean, but especially in abundance in the Turks & Caicos. The peach-and-cream colored conch are so popular, it is even illustrated on the country’s national flag. “Piranha Cove is one of the best places in the
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Powers John Lane 12 YO, Single Pot Still Irish WhiskeyPhoto, courtesy IDL Irish whiskey export sales continue their record setting pace. Estimated 2018 sales are expected to be around to 11 million, 9-liter cases. Currently around 4 bottles of Irish whiskey are sold every second somewhere in the world. The continued growth of the Irish
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