Domino’s will fix potholes

Facebook Twitter LinkedIn Email Reddit WhatsAppPhilanthropic pizza paving potholes In an attempt to help the fate of their customers’ pizza and the face of their company’s brand, Domino’s will fund the fixation of potholes in chosen cities. Anyone with access to the Internet can nominate their city; all one needs to do is put in their zip-code and e-mail address. Domino’s will then select various companies that they think need the most help and fix them. Already, they have fixed over 200 potholes in cities like Burbank, CA, Bartonville, TX,…

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IHOP’s “IHOb” mystery solved

Facebook Twitter LinkedIn Email Reddit WhatsAppLast week, breakfast chain IHOP (International House of Pancakes) rolled out a bizarre yet effective marketing campaign where they changed their name to IHOb on social media. The move got many social media users chattering about what the “b” would stand for. Some guessed “breakfast” or “bacon,” and some clever consumers thought it was a way to reintroduce their upside-down pineapple pancakes. On Monday, the chain put a halt to all of the guesses and finally revealed the answer: the “b” stands for “burgers.” They…

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Remembering Anthony Bourdain

Facebook Twitter LinkedIn Email Reddit WhatsAppThis Friday world-renowned chef and writer Anthony Bourdain, 61, passed away in a French hotel. His cause of death was suicide. Bourdain was working in France on a new episode for his critically acclaimed TV show Anthony Bourdain: Parts Unknown. Many of his friends and fans, including President Donald Trump and former president Barack Obama, have spoken about their interactions with Bourdain and how he influenced their lives. Trump said he enjoyed Bourdain’s show and that Bourdain was quite a character. Meanwhile, Obama exactly made…

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KFC will unravel vegetarian option in UK

Facebook Twitter LinkedIn Email Reddit WhatsAppKFC announced on Friday that it will explore vegetarian options to chicken in their United Kingdom stores, hoping to roll them out next year. The menu-change stems from a long-term goal of delivering healthier options to customers. In fact, KFC announced that it hopes to reduce calories per serving by 20% by 2025. A company spokesperson said this about the deal: We always look to respond to the latest changes in lifestyle and dining habits of our customers…That’s why we’re looking into vegetarian options. The…

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Global Seed Vault to Save the World One Crop at a Time

Facebook Twitter LinkedIn Email Reddit WhatsAppWhile watching the world’s issues, some are planning for humanity’s long-term future. Crops are central to society, and seed vaults around the world ensure the survival of crop diversity. At the end of February, the Global Seed Vault in Svalbard took in its millionth crop as 70,000 were added to the world’s arctic storage cube. Monday, Feb. 26 also marked the vault’s tenth anniversary. “Hitting the millionth mark is really significant,” Hannes Dempewolf, senior scientist of the Crop Trust, said. “Only a few years back…

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