Changes are in store for visitors to Lafayette’s Festival International de Louisiane that kicks off Wednesday and runs through Sunday, although they’ll still find the eclectic variety of international music, Cajun and zydeco offerings and assorted food booths, art exhibits and more that draw thousands of locals and tourists from around the world.The new twists this year include a different method for visitors to pay for beverages that doesn’t involve buying paper tickets and a change to what’s billed as “Local’s Night,” which kicks off Festival.For the past several years, Locals Night featured back-to-back zydeco bands. That changes effective on Wednesday as the 2018 Grammy winning band, The Lost Bayou Ramblers, take the Scene Laborde Earles Law Firm Fais Do Do stage, prior to Curley Taylor & Zydeco Trouble.“We talk every year about changing things up and what do we do to keep things moving and fresh,” said Festival Executive … [Read more...] about Wristband system for beverage, merchandise purchases among changes in store for Festival International
/EIN News/ -- Dublin, April 24, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The "Bundle: U.S. Food Market Outlook 2018 & U.S. Beverage Market Outlook 2018" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering. This all-new U.S. Food Market Outlook 2018 brings you a comprehensive look at the largest categories in the retail packaged foods market, spanning all sections of the grocery store (center-store shelf stable, frozen, meat case, dairy case, cheese section, deli, produce).The systematic, category-by-category analysis, data, and insights provided lay out: Key opportunities for sale growth Economic factors to market growth Market sizing (volume and dollars) - 5-year historic trending and forecast Category and segment dollar sales Marketer competition: key marketers and share of sales, M&A activity Illustration-rich coverage of new product, marketing and retail trends and innovation Sales by retail outlet Consumer trends: product usage, consumption trends, brand usage … [Read more...] about United States Food & Beverage Market Outlook 2018-2022
By Annette Chrysostomou Around 80 per cent of litter in the sea originates from land-based sources, Xenia Loizidou from Akti research centre said on Tuesday during an event aimed at fighting pollution from plastics. “The plastic from bags never disappears,” she said, “it just turns into microplastics. They slowly fill the stomachs of marine animals which then have the feeling their stomach is full. They starve to death because they stop eating.” She was speaking during the first ‘Beyond Plastic Litter Champion’ award ceremony, to recognise sustainable practices implemented by beach bars and beach restaurants in Cyprus, which took place aboard the vessel Doremi. The vessel left Phinikoudes pier at 11am and returned at 1pm, after it took the participants on a mini cruise along Larnaca’s coastline while Akti Project and Research Centre announced the winners of the competition, in which around 60 establishments participated. Ammos beach bar located … [Read more...] about From pasta straws to free beverages, local eateries join anti-plastic battle
Assessing your daily beverages is one of the easiest places to begin when it comes to a summer slim down by removing unnecessary calories and sugar. Your beverages could be standing in the way of your weight success. An intelligent person is always eager to take in more truth; According to the CDC, about 50% of individuals consume at least 1 sugar-sweetened beverage per day. For many, this contributes unnecessary calories (empty calories) that provide absolutely no nutritional value. In addition, the sugars in these beverages contribute to a host of health issues, including elevated blood sugars and risk of diabetes, obesity, and energy crashes. In case you thought your 1 sugar-sweetened beverage per day was harmless, here are a few numbers that may blow your mind! 16oz sweet tea = ~140 calories, 36 grams sugar 16oz fruit punch = ~240 calories, 60 grams sugar 16oz soda (ie. coke) = 186 calories, 47 grams sugar 16oz 100% juice = ~240 calories, 58 grams sugar 16oz (grande) caramel … [Read more...] about Summer Slim Down Part 1: What Beverages Are You Drinking?
LONDON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Apr 22, 2018-- market research analysts forecast the to grow at a CAGR of over 3% during the period 2018-2022, according to their latest report.This press release features multimedia. View the full release here: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20180422005083/en/Technavio has published a new market research report on the global low-fat dairy beverages market from 2018-2022.This market research report segments the global low-fat dairy beverages market into the following applications, including low-fat milk and low-fat yogurt drinks and key regions, including the Americas, APAC, and EMEA.In this report, Technavio highlights the introduction of new flavors as one of the key emerging trends driving the global low-fat dairy beverages market. The introduction of new flavors is one of the positive trends that can influence the growth of the , as it helps to keep the interest of the consumers alive. The launch of new flavors helps the market from maturing. The … [Read more...] about Low-fat Dairy Beverages Market