Food & Drink

Jamaica’s 154,000 smallholder farmers occupy the majority of the country’s agricultural land area (440,000 hectares) and are the backbone of the Caribbean country’s agriculture sector. They are custodians of Jamaica’s indigenous food culture and are vital for the country’s sustainable development, but due to their small resource base and dependence on rain-fed agriculture, they are
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Olivier Vetter launched Bean About Town on the back of a tuk-tuk in 2008. He was living in London at the time, after owning a bikini shop in Brazil and enjoying a hot stint in Miami, Florida.  It was summertime, and the locals were craving cold drinks. So, Vetter started shaking up Caffe Shakeratos—Italian iced coffee drinks that are
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Pittsburgh, 2019 — A woman poses during the second annual Fresh Fest, a beer festival dedicated to … [+] showcasing Black brewers and artists, along with those from Pittsburgh. Reddvision The team behind the nation’s first all-Black beer festival is breaking new ground again. Forced to cancel its third annual Pittsburgh gathering because of COVID,
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Uber Eats and related delivery business has officially become Uber’s biggest business, overtaking … [+] ride-sharing bookings in the second quarter. (Photo by Jonathan Raa/NurPhoto via Getty Images) NurPhoto via Getty Images With the coronavirus pandemic keeping people at home and dampening demand for ride-sharing, Uber’s UBER mainstay business transporting people has just taken a back
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HUNTINGTON STATION, NEW YORK – MARCH 26: A Panera Bread sign is seen at the Walt Whitman Mall on … [+] March 26, 2020 in Huntington Station, New York. (Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images) Getty Images Panera launched an unlimited subscription coffee program in late February, a move CEO Niren Chaudhary called “disruptive.”  Indeed, no other
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