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Rich variety and nutrition in peanuts

March is National Peanut Month, a time to celebrate one of America’s favorite foods! Roasted in the shell for a ballpark snack, ground into peanut butter or tossed in a salad or stir-fry, peanuts find their way into everything from breakfast to dessert. Click here for more information.

Unilever says Skippy peanut butter brand sold

Dutch food and cosmetics giant Unilever said Thursday it has sold its Skippy global peanut butter brand in a multi-million-dollar deal to US-based food maker Hormel, except for in China where the sale was awaiting approval from authorities. Click here for more details.

Peanut butter goes nutty

Once upon a time the peanut butter market used to be all about peanuts, but that’s no longer the case, said Lynn Dornblaser, analyst with Mintel, Chicago.  Click here for more information.