gets cash infusion
Pinkberry has secured $5.8 million of a round totaling
$15 million. Chief Executive Ron Graves quickly confirmed
Thursday that the company has raised new funding, but
was not available to provide further details.
Hyatt rolls out juice/smoothie menu
Recognizing that travelers are interested in maintaining
a healthy lifestyle, Park Hyatt has teamed up with renowned
Brazilian nutritionist Patricia Teixeira (formerly a
nutrition consultant for the Real Madrid soccer team)
to combat a lack of quick healthy breakfast or snack
options with the launch of the Healthy Living at Hyatt
Squeeze Smoothies opens in Indianapolis
Squeeze has evolved the smoothie bar concept by bringing
together the finest and freshest ingredients available
and artfully combining them to create more than 30 varieties
of flavorful and healthy products, including fruit smoothies,
squeezed-to-order juices and green teas.
in the Box menu gets Smooth, tropical
Jack's new Tropical Smoothie, which is made from a blend
of banana and mango Minute Maid fruit juices and purees
blended with nonfat frozen yogurt, joins the restaurant
chain's line of Real Fruit Smoothies that includes Mango,
Pomegranate Berry, and Strawberry Banana.
juice may slow some cancer
Pomegranate juice may slow the progression of post-treatment
prostate cancer recurrence, according to new long-term
research results being presented at the 104th Annual
Scientific Meeting of the American Urological Association
(AUA). Researchers found that men who have undergone
treatment for localized prostate cancer could benefit
from drinking pomegranate juice.
coupons work better than print
If new scientific research is any indication, it appears
that online coupons have a much bigger effect on consumers
than print coupons do. A fascinating study from NeuroFocus
examined consumer responses to coupons both online and
printed by analyzing brainwave activity, and combining
those findings with others from eye tracking and galvanic
skin response measurements.