Note that Kroger says the products were not sold in Mississippi. From AP via BusinessWeek (full text): CINCINNATI (AP) — Kroger is recalling spinach sold at grocery stores in 15 states due to possible Listeria contamination. The Fresh Selections Tender Spinach was sold in 10-ounze packages and had a “best if used by” date of … Read More
We heard from Cristina Green today. She owns Cristina’s International Cuisine, a new Tupelo restaurant in the former Shogun building on North Gloster. She said the business opened Monday for lunch and dinner. Plus, she’s offering lunch specials. Click here to read our previous coverage and to see the menu.
Interesting research from Mintel and BurgerBusiness.com (full story): The second phase of Burger King’s menu renovation was this month’s introduction of an array of what it called its Premium Chicken Menu. At the same time, the chain quietly rebranded its fish sandwich from BK Big Fish to the much more elegant Premium Alaskan Fish Sandwich. In … Read More
Christmas is right around the corner and Toys R Us has released its hot toys list. Apparently the Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles are hot again (what, 25 years later?). I’ll take the Wii U, Santa. Anyway, from the Associated Press: Toys R Us has come out with its annual “hot toy” list that includes tablets … Read More
Ahoy, mateys! We landlubbers are addin’ pirate swagger ter our walk today in honor of Talk Like A Pirate Day 2012. Arrrr! Here’s a might’ fine dictionary if ye be wantin’ ter add some flavor to yer emails: click here. And if ye be needin’ to get more inter the spirit of things, here’s the … Read More
So you want an iPhone 5 but you didn’t pre-order one or you don’t want to wait in line? Then the online auction site has what you want. For a price. From the Los Angeles Times: They don’t even have the Apple iPhone 5 in their hands yet, but some people have already listed the … Read More
The Community Development Foundation has hired Karen Geddie as its new vice president of the Chamber of Commerce. The position was most recently held by Tommy Green (previous coverage), who is no longer with CDF. Press release via the Community Development Foundation, based in Tupelo: Karen Geddie has been named vice president of the Chamber … Read More