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Pizza Hut Opens First Restaurant in Africa

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Pizza Hut Opens First Restaurant in Africa

Pizza Hut, a division of Yum! Brands (NYSE: YUM), announced Wednesday the opening of its first restaurant in Africa. The introduction of Pizza Hut on the Continent reflects the company’s expansion in emerging markets. “Africa is an emerging continent with more than 1 billion people and endless possibilities for us to grow Pizza Hut over [...]

How Condoms Reduce Stress and Increase Sexual Pleasure: Watch VIDEO

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How Condoms Reduce Stress and Increase Sexual Pleasure: Watch VIDEO

According to new research released today from the makers of Trojan Brand Condoms, 80 percent of American adults say condom use is important to them, however, only 35 percent report always using a condom. The study, which examined condom attitudes and behaviors among American adults, found that among those with a repeat partner who reported [...]

Ice Bucket Donations Reach $88.5 Million

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Ice Bucket Donations Reach $88.5 Million

As of Tuesday, August 26, The ALS Association has received $88.5 million in donations compared to $2.6 million during the same time period last year (July 29 to August 26). These donations have come from existing donors and 1.9 million new donors to The Association, which is incredibly grateful for this tremendous outpouring of support. [...]

Water Woes in India: Need to Adopt Sustainable Strategies

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Water Woes in India: Need to Adopt Sustainable Strategies

India is the second largest water consuming country in the world and is presently facing severe scarcity of water resources. The challenge for Indian industries is to find ingenious ways of handling water efficiently and disposing wastewater in a proper manner. With environmental laws getting stricter, Watertech India, has received strong support from leading government [...]

Kill It Before It Kills You. It’s for Dengue Mosquito

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Kill It Before It Kills You. It’s for Dengue Mosquito

While the Malaria threat has been known for some time, Dengue has emerged as the world’s fastest growing vector borne disease. What makes Dengue more lethal is that it spreads rapidly in urban areas and its symptoms are difficult to diagnose. It is a debilitating disease, which often leads to hospitalization and in extreme cases [...]

Swedish Consul General Hosts Culinary Event in Mumbai

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Swedish Consul General Hosts Culinary Event in Mumbai

Fredrika Ornbrant, Consul General of Sweden in Mumbai, hosted a Swedish food showcase, aimed at creating awareness about the rich and diverse culinary heritage of Sweden. It was announced today, August 18. Held at her residence in Mumbai, the menu featured salmon with flatbread as an appetizer followed by Janssons Temptation as main course and [...]

Connected Care Platform for Treating Sleep-Disordered Breathing

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Connected Care Platform for Treating Sleep-Disordered Breathing

ResMed (NYSE: RMD) today announced Air Solutions, a new connected care solution for treating sleep-disordered breathing. The company says it can benefit all stakeholders in the care continuum. The ResMed Air Solutions platform has data-driven components that span from diagnosis to treatment, compliance management and patient engagement. “With Air Solutions, we’re creating a new beginning [...]

Mom Goes to Kickstarter with Sweet Apple Pie Fries

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Mom Goes to Kickstarter with Sweet Apple Pie Fries

Niki Durig of Portland, Ore., has her eyes on creating a national franchise that would share her dessert and opportunity with the country. It’s Sweet Apple Pie Fries! “We take Granny Smith apples, cut them into thin slices, hand batter them, fry them, dust them in cinnamon and sugar, then serve them with whipped cream [...]

Smokey Bear Celebrates His 70th Birthday

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Smokey Bear Celebrates His 70th Birthday

Smokey Bear, the icon featured in the longest running public service campaign in U.S. history, turns 70 years old this Saturday, August 9, 2014. Created in 1944 by the U.S. Forest Service, the National Association of State Foresters and the Ad Council– Smokey Bear, along with his trademark, “Only You Can Prevent Wildfires,” — has [...]

How to Make the Best Potato Salad

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How to Make the Best Potato Salad

During peak picnic season, make sure your spread is complete with the perfect potato salad. With more than 100 potato salads in its rich recipe database, as well as tips from the experts and how-to videos, the Idaho Potato Commission’s (IPC) website promises to be your top resource for this popular summer side dish. “Through [...]

5 Out of 10 Urban Indians Are Trying to Lose Weight: Survey

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5 Out of 10 Urban Indians Are Trying to Lose Weight: Survey

A recent survey conducted by Fitho, a leading wellness services organization, showed that along with increasing weight, there is also increasing awareness and 5 out of 10 urban Indians are trying to lose weight. While 40% of the overweight people have intent to lose weight but are not taking action to control their weight, the [...]

Charles Joly Named the “World’s Best Bartender”

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Charles Joly Named the “World’s Best Bartender”

After a week of fierce competition, Charles Joly from The Aviary in Chicago, USA, beat 47 of the best mixologists from around the globe to be crowned the Diageo Reserve World Class Bartender of the Year 2014. Charles mesmerised the judges from the very first cocktail but it was his unique and show-stopping signature serve [...]

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