Today, over half of all adults and nearly one in six children are overweight or obese in the OECD area. In the United States and Mexico, one every three adults is obese (see our chart). Social disparities persist and have increased in some countries. Less-educated women are two to three […]

Burden of obesity is growing – OECD

New pistachio product launches doubled from 2015 to 2016. Food producers and chefs have gone nuts for pistachios, according to a new trend report by FONA International. The Geneva, Ill.-based flavor firm said there were roughly 65 new, pistachio-flavored product launches in 2016, nearly double from 2015. In North America, […]

Pistachios popping up as flavor trend