Fruits and Vegetables: Declining Prices after a 2016 Record

This summer, the prices of fruits and vegetables were lower than last year. They had seen a record increase in 2016 after difficult weather conditions, according to the association Rural Families. The Rural Families Association released Thursday its annual barometer of prices of fruits and vegetables . This summer prices on the labels were down 8% for fruit and 7% for …

Lorraine: A “Surprise” in the Butter

Sunday in Sarrebourg, Lorraine, a man made a strange discovery in his piece of butter. He found a foreign body rather surprising. Sunday morning, while he was taking his breakfast, a resident of Sarrebourg in Lorraine made an unusual discovery, reports Le Républicain Lorrain . Opening his butter to prepare sandwiches, he found something that …

French MPs Vote to Ban Supermarket Waste

FRENCH MPs have unanimously voted to ban supermarkets from destroying food … Last week in parliament, French MPs have voted unanimously in favour of a bill to ban supermarkets from destroying food that is still fit for consumption.  The anti-wastage amendment was approved in the National Assembly  as part of a broader law on energy and …

New Burger King Opening Soon

Burger King, has announced that they are going to be opening two new restaurants at the end of 2015 in the Loire Atlantique area. The American brand will open one in the Atlantis Shopping Centre in Nantes, and one in a commercial area of Saint-Nazaire. Burger King has also confirmed that nearly local jobs 300 …