“A Mighty Thirst”

I probably should not quench my “Mighty Thirst” with a sixteen ounce can of “Monster Juice”. But what the heck. I do it anyway. No regrets.   Advertisements

IT COSMETICS – the cover up

Eleven Days After The Fall – when Big Foot (the scale) tripped me in the bathroom in the middle of the night and the bathtub sucker-punched me. This is the first day I went out absent the face make-up. You know that “It” make-up for people with blemishes or rosebuds or scars or uneven coloring…

Bai

Bai bai bai T.V. Ad with Christopher Walken and Justin Timberlake (that other guy) is brilliant. Perfect. Held my attention right to the end, and I actually thought about it after viewing it. So often after viewing a commercial, I don’t know what the commercial was selling. The art of the work overpowered the product…

WAKE UP IRON CHEF

According to the Chairman (person) of the American Iron Chef food network cooking show, an Iron Chef must respect the ingredients. How does one show respect for the animal they murder for their plate, or many times, via Japan, eat alive? They use the word respect often. Respect for regional tastes as an example. Respect…

Dairy Alternatives Market Expects More Health-Conscious Customers To Drive Ingredient Innovation

Dairy Alternatives Market Predicted to Register CAGR of 9.9% Till 2021 Largely Due TO Rising Asia-Pacific Requirements Hyderabad, India, March 14, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — The report “Dairy Alternatives (Beverage) Market: By Type (Almond, Soy, Coconut, Cashew, Oats); Formulation (Plain, Flavored, Sweetened, Non-Sweetened); Channel (Super Markets, Convenience Stores, Health Food Stores, Pharmacies) Forecast (2016 – 2021)”,…

DANONE : Danone Completes Acquisition of WhiteWave

Press release – April 12th, 2017 Danone Completes Acquisition of WhiteWave  Paris, France – April 12th, 2017 – Danone is pleased to announce that it has today completed its acquisition of WhiteWave. Under the terms of the merger agreement, WhiteWave shareholders will receive $56.25 per share in cash. In connection with completion of the transaction, the WhiteWave…

TerraVia’s Algae Butter, Which Can Replace Palm Oil and Hydrogenated Oils, Receives FDA GRAS No Questions Letter (NASDAQ:SZYM)

Algae Butter Is A Revolutionary New Structuring Fat For Use in Bakery, Spreads, and Confectionery SAN FRANCISCO–(BUSINESS WIRE)– TerraVia Holdings, Inc. (NASDAQ:TVIA) announced today that it has received a generally recognized as safe (GRAS) no questions letter from the U.S. Food and Drug Administration for its Algae Butter. This response paves the way for commercialization of this revolutionary structuring…

TerraVia in the Wilderness Years : Biofuels Digest

TerraVia in the Wilderness Years April 19, 2017 | Jim Lane Over at our sister publication Nuu, we reported this week that TerraVia got a “generally recognized as safe” OK from the FDA for its long-awaited algae butter. It’s a palm-free, non-hydrogenated, vegan solution for bakery, spreads and confectionery applications. Algae Butter will be produced by the TerraVia…

What happens to your stock when that company gets sold? 

What happens to your stock when that company gets sold? Dmitriy Fomichenko, Experienced investor since 2001 Answered 9 Jun 2016. Companies often get sold or merged in the growth phase. When one company (or an investor) wants to buy another company, it proposes a deal to make an “acquisition” or buyout, usually by taking ownership of the…

FAQs | Coty

COTY INC. STATEMENT ON ANIMAL TESTING Coty Inc. is a leader in the global beauty industry. We have developed a portfolio of notable brands and offer innovative products of outstanding quality for which we are committed to maintaining the highest possible standards of consumer safety.  Before we place a product on the market, we assess…

People are calling for this ‘sexist’ and ‘degrading’ advert to be removed

“Degrading” Saint Laurent Campaign Under Fire by French Ad Watchdog  Kristina Rodulfo, Elle    From ELLE France’s advertising watchdog, the Autorité de Régulation Professionnelle de la Publicité (ARPP), has called on Saint Laurent to modify two ads from its spring 2017 campaign for being “degrading” to women. The two photos in question feature a woman in roller skates…

I WANT AN ANIMAL-FREE MALL

I WANT AN ANIMAL-FREE MALL That’s right. A mall. Animal-free. A big one. With lots of glitter and big lights. With every kind of shop. Grocery, bakery, deli, shoe store, pet supply shop, clothes, hair salon using only cruelty-free products, and on and on, restaurants too. Good ones. I have a vision. And it’s a…

AD AGENCIES TELL LIES

The nature of advertisement is to present your product in the best possible light, slanting the truth of the lies in favor of greater benefit to the buyer than exists, while minimizing to a greater extent than is accurate the cons. Ad agencies don’t tell truths; they open the door to your awareness by using…

BLACKS CANNIBALIZING BLACKS

I recently saw this commercial, then last night saw it again, and I again reminded myself with a few notes to write something up on it. Upon googling it just now I discovered that it was made in 2014 and this is 2017. I’m wondering how in the world this commercial made a comeback and…

BRING THE PHOTO BOOTHS BACK

To Entrepreneurs Everywhere: BRING THE PHOTO BOOTHS BACK. CONVERT THEM INTO LAUGHING BOOTHS. It’s time to set up laughing booths outside and inside of malls. Everywhere there is food, set up your booth. Make people laugh to lose weight. No comedians; they’re not funny. Street corners, any place there isn’t food, the most unlikely places, outside of churches, temples, mosques,…