Salutes Pink Foods for Breast Cancer Awareness Month

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October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month. reviews this year's inspirational efforts by food and beverage companies to raise awareness for the cause.

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Putting a Pink Highlight on the Food and Beverage Industry's Contribution to Breast Cancer Awareness

This week, puts a PINK highlight on the corporate social responsibility food and beverage companies of all sizes demonstrate.

The food and beverage industry’s contribution is on display this month as companies do their part to drive awareness of Breast Cancer. With Americans spending between 12% and 14% of their waking hours on food related activities*, food manufacturers, grocery stores and restaurants are tremendously influential in highlighting the cause.

In recognition of their efforts, and impressive monetary contributions to organizations like The Breast Cancer Research Foundation, Susan G. Komen for the Cure, Houston’s The Rose and youth-focused Boarding for Breast Cancer, is highlighting this year’s most inspirational food and beverage industry / breast cancer program alliances.

We’re proud to do our part in saluting the companies who are delivering this important message to homes across the county. “The Food and Beverage Industry Goes Pink for Breast Cancer Awareness Month” is this week’s front page story on The full story will remain online.

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  • U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, 2010

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