Tag Archives: fast foods

  1. PAHO, HCC, OECS, UNICEF launch “Now More Than Ever” regional campaign promoting Front-of-Package Warning Labelling

    A ground-breaking campaign aimed at tackling the troubling issues of childhood obesity and the regional epidemic of noncommunicable diseases (NCDs) was launched Friday by the Healthy Caribbean Coalition (HCC), in partnership with the Pan American Health Organisation (PAHO), the Organisation of Eastern Caribbean States (OECS) Commission and UNICEF. Titled “Now More Than Ever: Better Labels, […]

    March 15, 2021Breaking News, Featured, Health, Photo GalleryNo comments
  2. Original Memes – Pause For Humor #1 (Offended? Look Away) February 1, 2021Culture, Photo GalleryNo comments
  3. PAHO urges support for CARICOM for front-of-package warnings against unhealthy food

    The Pan American Health Organization (PAHO) is urging support for CARICOM’s Regional Organisation for Standards and Quality (CROSQ) proposal to put front-of-package nutritional warnings on food products, which have been shown to help people make healthier dietary choices. The labeling allows consumers to correctly, quickly, and easily identify foods that are excessive in fats, sugar, […]

    December 22, 2020HealthNo comments

    For the second time in as many events, new names have been added to the winners’ roster in the Barbados Rally Club’s (BRC) Chefette MudDogs Safari Championship after Willie Hinds and Wayne Manning won the recent Chefette Summer Safari. There was more good news for Chris King, too: having claimed his first victory in July’s […]

    September 30, 2020RallyNo comments
  5. Contest offers customers a chance to get a respite from Economic challenges

    A Barbadian enterprise is hoping to remind the current generation of consumers of the heritage left behind in a social media contest using objects once popular yet now seldom seen or used. Mr Hynam told reporters he was tired of how everybody was forgetting independence with the rush of Christmas music, he also indicated the […]

    November 6, 2017Breaking News, Business, FeaturedNo comments
  6. Lancashire director of vehicular firm suspected to be corpse found in St George

    Police are conducting investigations into the circumstances which resulted in the discovery of a body in a remote area in the Parish of St. George. Circumstances At this stage Police are conducting a thorough investigation into the circumstances of an Unnatural death as it relates to this body. They’re actively seeking to have a positive […]

    September 8, 2017Crime1 comment
  7. End Of Summer Karaoke, Behind KFC Blackrock… 25-08-2017 August 20, 2017Music, Photo GalleryNo comments
  8. Helping Barbados #bittbybitt Or? Chefette’s new roti size now clarified…

    Bitt Inc. has given support to the Chefette Fun Run which will be held on Sunday June 11 from 4pm, starting from Chefette Rockley and ending at Chefette Fontabelle. “With our vision to ‘empower every man, woman and child‘, we did not hesitate to support this long standing, very worthy , annual fundraiser,” said Gabriel […]

    June 7, 2017Agriculture, Breaking News, FeaturedNo comments

    KFC, Chefette and other fast food operators in Barbados must adhere to nutritional standards like what obtains the world over… It was mentioned how Burger King listed the salt and sugar levels in their ingredients on the back of their placemats and 90.1 FM asked the health official his view on this voluntary display Since […]

    May 16, 2017Breaking News, Featured, HealthNo comments
  10. Sponsorship Call follows a decade of KFC Gospel as Oistins Fish Festival turns 40

    This year’s 40th anniversary of the Oistins Fish Festival also marks a decade of KFC Gospel and PRO of the Oistins Fish Festival Committee, Junior Walrond, has asserted that the Festival owes its survival to sponsors like KFC and repeat title sponsor Flow Barbados. Even as he praised participating sponsors for contributing to the success […]

    April 16, 2017MusicNo comments
  11. $22 Million BBD lost for Shutdown via Matthew, hope Port Au Prince agrees?

    In July 2010, Barbados had a National Shutdown for Emily, which didn’t even brush here but it was the same year Tomas passed by… That system did similar or worse damage as Matthew, so the moral is ? There is a hit and miss for weather unless we become able to control it?

    October 10, 2016Cartoons, Photo GalleryNo comments
  12. THE FOUNDER, Bio-Dramedy (Michael Keaton: McDONALD’S History – 2016)

    Written by Robert Siegel (BIG FAN), THE FOUNDER is a drama that tells the true story of how Ray Kroc (Michael Keaton), a salesman from Illinois, met Mac and Dick McDonald, who were running a burger operation in 1950s Southern California. Kroc was impressed by the brothers’ speedy system of making the food and saw […]

    April 24, 2016Business, Cinema, Video GalleryNo comments
  13. Barbadian Fast Food Franchise to Add Hope: Dominica among its goals

    The KFC franchise in Barbados will launch a new, community focused initiative this month. Starting Monday, October 12, 2015 KFC will introduce, “Add Hope” to the Barbadian community – a new platform through which KFC restaurants worldwide give back to their communities. The launch of “Add Hope“, days ahead of World Food Day commemorated on […]

    October 12, 2015AgricultureNo comments
  14. Children improve football, life skills at Pinelands Youth Soccer Academy Camp

    The recently concluded KFC Pinelands Youth Soccer Academy summer camp underscored the power of sport for positively transforming young lives. Speaking at the Camp’s award ceremony at the Pinelands Community Centre, camp coordinator Renee Smith said the two week long camp could be hailed as a success given the progress made on and off the […]

    September 9, 2015SportsNo comments

    Police are investigating an aggravated burglary which occurred at KFC Restaurant, Speightstown, St. Peter, about 9:10 pm on Wednesday 15 April 2015. Two masked men, one armed with a firearm and the other with a cutlass stole an undisclosed sum of money from the establishment. No one was injured in the incident. David Welch – […]

    April 18, 2015Crime, FeaturedNo comments
  16. New Year’s Resolution 2015? Chefette Restaurants!

    This is not the first time we’ve mentioned how ridiculously small the rotis from Chefette are becoming – once before a reader compared it to a Blackberry Bold 9900 and now it’s a Debit Card? What next? A condom still in its wrapper?

    January 2, 2015Cartoons, Photo GalleryNo comments
  17. JIVING AROUND WITH 2015: What’s Cooking? UK Channel hoped for a Freebie…

    In March, a television crew from the UK sought my expertise and I learned another popular contributor for this website Rosemary Parkinson author of Barbados Bu’n-Bu’n was also approached… They wanted us to do it for free? Here’s what the Daily Nation said (in part);- Barbadian cuisine will be showcased to an international audience by […]

    December 31, 2014Featured, TravelNo comments
  18. Barbadian Counsellor appreciates KFC’s support, but – More funding needed for rehabilitation of at-risk Barbadian youths

    There is a dire need for more funding to support rehabilitation programmes for at-risk youth in Barbados. Chairman of Drug Education and Counselling Services (DECS), Roger Husbands, in making this revelation recently, hailed a four-year long partnership between his organisation and KFC as a model of how corporate Barbados can assist. Husbands made the comments […]

    December 19, 2014CrimeNo comments