During peak season, they could work till 2 or 3 am to satisfy the fashion brand’s deadline. Their primary wages are so low that they can’t refuse overtime – aside from the fact that many would be fired in the event that they refused to work additional time. Most of our garments are produced in China, Bangladesh, or India, countries primarily powered by coal. This is the dirtiest kind of power when it comes to carbon emissions. Synthetic fibers (polyester, acrylic, nylon, etc.), used within the majority of our garments, are produced from fossil gasoline, making manufacturing much more vitality-intensive … Read More
A new report from the American Frozen Food Institute and FMI—the Food Industry Association finds frozen foods were among the fastest-growing categories in the grocery store during COVID-19, with clear signs that the trend toward frozen will continue to grow beyond the pandemic.
The Power of Frozen 2021 identifies megatrends influencing the demand for frozen foods, including increased engagement in all categories, online shopping and health and well-being.
“The frozen food aisle has been a growth driver for retailers since 2016 with acceleration ahead of most other departments,” said AFFI
This Miyabi Birchwood was the most expensive knife we tested, but we felt that the sharpness of the blade and precision of its cuts were unmatched. Its wafer-thin asymmetric blades create an exceptionally sharp blade and smooth cutting edge, making it live up to the product’s tagline: Beauty of sharpness. The knife was a pleasure to use and yielded precise cuts for all of the prep tasks: slicing into a tomato was like cutting through paper, our eyes didn’t water at all while cutting into and slicing an onion, there was virtually no bruising on the basil, and no sticking