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March 11, 2013 - Kristen Thibeault of Le Cordon Blue College of Culinary Arts Boston is the winner of the 11th annual S.Pellegrino Almost Famous Chef Competition. Over the weekend, she competed in multiple cooking competitions for the accolades, proving excellence at The Culinary Institute of America in Napa Valley, Calif.  Thibeault outshined nine competing peers from the U.S. and Canada with her signature dish, Porcini Crusted Vegan Sweetbreads. The front-of-house judge panel included Michelin Star and James Beard Foundation award-winning chefs: Tony Mantuano of Spiaggia, Rick Moonen of RM Seafood, Michel Richard of Citronelle, Mark McEwan of One, Susur Lee of LEE Restaurant and Chef Joho of Everest.

Read more: Kristen Thibeault wins S.Pellegrino Almost Famous Chef Competition

March 11, 2013 - Family-owned Foster Farms today announced that its fresh chicken products have earned humane certification from American Humane Association. The American Humane Certified (AHC) program, developed in 2000, is the nation's first independent, third-party humane certification program for farm animals. Foster Farms fresh chicken products now carry the American Humane Certified seal for easy recognition by consumers. The company announced the certification at the dedication of the new Foster Farms Poultry Education and Research Facility (PERF) at Fresno State's Jordan College of Agricultural Sciences and Technology. The facility features a fully working, American Humane Certified poultry barn modeled after a similar type found on Foster Farms' own humane certified ranches.

Read more: Foster Farms First Major Poultry Producer In The West To Earn Humane Certification From American...

March 8, 2013 - Spring is the perfect time to add a little fabulous to any wardrobe and home, and this seasons must-have trends like lace, peplum, sorbet colors and floral prints are in full bloom at Marshalls. To prepare for spring, TV personality Maria Menounos went shopping at Marshalls and found designer pieces in all of those same must-have trends that she's seen and loved on the red carpet and on celebrities while filming "Extra."

Read more: Maria Menounos Teams Up With Marshalls

March 7, 2013 - The Sheba brand announced today its launch of the "Sheba. Feed your passion." integrated campaign featuring actress, philanthropist and cat lover Eva Longoria.

"I am excited to partner with Sheba for the launch of the 'feed your passion' campaign and help celebrate the many passions of cat lovers," said Eva Longoria. "My fans know that I am passionate about things like acting, charitable giving, cooking and dancing, but taking part in this campaign has helped me showcase my passion for pets – especially cats."

Read more: Eva Longoria, Sheba Introduce New Campaign Celebrating The Many Passions Of Cat Lovers

March 7, 2013 - Walmart today launched an online destination on Walmart.com that gives shoppers who want to buy unique and interesting products the opportunity to do so while supporting small women-owned businesses around the world.  With each purchase, consumers lift and empower the women behind these products to create new jobs and improve both their own lives and the lives of their families and communities.  At launch, Empowering Women Together will offer shoppers more than 200 items from 19 businesses in nine countries.

Read more: Walmart Launches Online Site That Connects Shoppers with Products Supporting Small Women-Owned...

March 7, 2013 - What do you do with over ten years of combined experience at one of the world's most outstanding online retailers? If you're Lianna Shen and Alex Kirmse, you do it all over again, but with a twist.

"This is a different kind of retail," said Shen, Co-Founder and CEO of Fairejour.com. "A certain group of consumers out there are becoming more aware. They like to know where things are made, how they are made, and who makes them. That is our market."

Read more: Ex-Zappos Leaders Launch Fairejour, a Thoughtful Online Retail Experience

March 6, 2013 - The American Red Cross and Keebler are continuing their partnership to sweeten the deal for donors who give lifesaving blood for those in need. After each blood and platelet donation, the Red Cross and Keebler treat donors to cookies and beverages as a way to say 'thank you' for making a positive difference in the lives of others. Keebler signed on with the Red Cross in August 2011 and is now pledging another two years of donated cookies, equivalent to six million cookies per year. The company's "Be a good cookie. Get a good cookie." campaign promotes the importance of giving blood.

Read more: American Red Cross, Keebler Keep Blood Donation Sweet

March 6, 2013 - Lands' End introduces an exclusive new swimwear technology that knits varying levels of tension control into the lining of Shape & Enhance swimsuits.  This breakthrough in swimwear is accomplished through a body mapping process that targets the areas women most want to smooth, while still offering comfort and freedom of movement.  The Shape & Enhance collection features silhouettes in one-pieces, tankini tops and a choice of skirted or bikini bottoms, and is currently available at www.landsend.com.

Read more: Lands' End Introduces Exclusive Shape & Enhance Swimwear Innovation