Feb 01, 11:04 AM EST Newsletter Signup BusinessTechnologyWorldNationalMedia & CultureOpinionSportsLuxury Business By Kalyan Kumar 02/01/19 AT 9:19 AM The March 29 Brexit separation of the U.K from Europe has exacerbated concerns of supply disruption with most companies resorting to stockpiling of goods. Unilever is the latest join the stockpiling spree and is adding up its Magnum ice cream reserves to stay safe before the Brexit deadline. For this, the consumer goods giant is importing extra supplies from mainland Europe.Concerns have been mounting on the Brexit scenario without making a deal with Europe.Retailers such as Tesco and Marks & Spencer have already firmed up their stockpiling plans on packed and tinned foods. But they have expressed the dilemma that maintaining supplies of fresh produce is really hard.Unilever challenge Unilever is building reserve stocks for Magnum ice-cream in the U.K in making sure that supplies do not run out if a no-deal Brexit unfurls. … [Read more...] about No Brexit: Unilever Stockpiles Ice Cream In Case of No-Deal
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Melody Baetens The Detroit News Published 6:32 PM EST Jan 16, 2019 Dining and food news Ferndale’s Treat Dreams to evolve: Treat Dreams ice cream shop in Ferndale has teamed up with gourmet cookie company D’Vine Cookies to launch Treat Dreams Dessert Emporium in their Ferndale space. Renovations of the Ferndale store, 22965 Woodward, are underway and the shop is slated to reopen this spring. The new space will have modern decor, indoor and outdoor seating, a private party space and a gift shop. They’ll serve ice cream, cookies, sundaes, hot chocolate and a 5-pound ice cream sandwich. Detroit Wing Co. opens in Taylor: The Eastpointe-based chicken wing restaurant has opened its fifth location since the company’s 2015 debut. The new Detroit Wing Co. restaurant is at 21312 Eurkea in Taylor. Call (734) 318-2329. Besides all-natural wings and homemade sides, the chain is known for its 17 handcrafted sauces. Soup deals at Papa Joe’s: … [Read more...] about Ferndale ice cream shop to reopen as Treat Dreams Dessert Emporium
Jan 04, 1:52 AM EST Newsletter Signup BusinessTechnologyWorldNationalMedia & CultureOpinionSportsLuxury World By Suman Varandani @suman09 01/04/19 AT 1:51 AM As residents of Australia's Melbourne bear the brunt of extreme high temperatures, a reporter showed how a McDonald’s soft serve ice cream was suriviving. Rohan Smith, a reporter for local news.com.au, "tried filming how long it would take a McDonald’s soft serve ice cream to melt in Melbourne’s 41 celsius (106 fahrenheit) peak" Friday.Smith said he placed the "icecream directly under the sun in an aluminium tray because I’m not about to make a mess." He then patiently waited to see the result. "I shielded my face from the sun but it was useless. My face was a sweaty mess," he wrote in his report."For seven minutes I waited as the resilient McDonald’s signature item stood up against the full force of the midday sun," he added. Despite extreme temperature … [Read more...] about McDonald’s Soft Serve Ice Cream Beats iPhone In 106F Heat
By Marcy de Luna Published 8:58 am CST, Wednesday, January 2, 2019 Blue Bell's Mardi Gras King Cake ice cream is available for a limited time.The festive flavor features cinnamon cake flavored ice cream, a cream cheese swirl, pastry pieces and candy. >>>Click through to see the best Blue Bell Ice Cream flavors, ranked. less Blue Bell's Mardi Gras King Cake ice cream is available for a limited time. The festive flavor features cinnamon cake flavored ice cream, a cream cheese swirl, pastry pieces and candy. >>>Click through ... more Photo: Courtesy Photo: Courtesy Image 1 of / 42 Caption Close Image 1 of 42 Blue Bell's Mardi Gras King Cake ice cream is available for a limited time.The festive flavor features cinnamon cake flavored ice cream, a cream cheese … [Read more...] about This Mardi Gras, try Blue Bell’s King Cake ice cream flavor
For two days -- Sunday, which is National Ice Cream Day, and Monday -- customers at CREAM shops who buy one scoop of ice cream in a cup or cone will get a second scoop for free. (Photo courtesy of CREAM) Avery Cloyd, 3, enjoys an ice cream at the All City Brunch at Plaza de Cesar Chavez park in San Jose, Calif., on Sunday, July 8, 2018. (Randy Vazquez/ Bay Area News Group) Sound The gallery will resume inseconds On Thursday, CREAM will sell its mini versions of ice cream-cookie sandwiches for a penny each. (Bring cash!) (Photo courtesy of CREAM) Vivian Brandt, owner, scoops coconut ice cream as an add-on for a shave ice at Auntie Viv's Shave Ice at the farmers market in Santana Row in San Jose, Calif., on Wednesday, May 30, 2018. (Nhat V. Meyer/Bay Area News Group) The freezer section is full of specialty coffee ice creams that capture java in all its cold brew, Vietnamese, Turkish and chocolate-sprinkled forms. (Getty Images) Levi Baeth, 8, of Palo Alto, … [Read more...] about Who makes the best ice cream in the Bay Area?