Blog: Crumbs!

Catherine Sleep | 8 March 2005

It’s amazing what lengths companies will go to in order to perfect their products. Researchers working at UK biscuit firm McVities have invented a life-size, biscuit-eating mannequin to test the amount of crumbs produced when different biscuits are eaten.

Humans were apparently not up to the job – they tend to run out of appetite or have to stop for breath.

Crumb Test Dummy


BLOG

Unilever and Danone continue B Corp push

Unilever and Danone are two of the largest food companies to have embraced the B Corp certification and over the last 24 hours have made fresh announcements....

BLOG

General Mills trials new way of buying Haagen-Dazs

On Friday (7 September), ice-cream lovers in part of central London were able to order Häagen-Dazs on their phones - and have it delivered directly to them, wherever they were....

BLOG

just-food closed on Monday 27 August

As I type, grey skies cover south-east London, with drizzle hitting the windows - but the forecast is set fairer for tomorrow when the country has its final public holiday before Christmas Day....



Forgot your password?