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Maple Leaf CEO: Carbon neutrality helps business, planet

Consumers are increasingly interested in food companies’ sustainability efforts, and the company hopes that will lead to stronger returns for shareholders
With much fanfare, Maple Leaf Foods recently announced it had become the first major food company in the world to become carbon neutral.
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Popeyes saw 15.6% sales growth in third quarter

Restaurant Brands International reports new chicken sandwich boosted Popeyes’ performance, while Impossible Whopper lifted Burger King’s results
Despite it not being available for the entire quarter, the new chicken sandwich introduced by Popeyes Louisiana Kitchen was a big sales driver for Popeyes and its parent company, Restaurant Brands International (RBI) for the third quarter of 2019.
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Tyson Foods debuts air-fried chicken products

With new products, Tyson offers fried chicken without the need for an air fryer
Tyson Foods introduced its new Tyson Air Fried Chicken, featuring crispy, simply seasoned, golden breading and juicy all-white meat chicken with no antibiotics ever.
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