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Former executive gets 28 years in prison for salmonella outbreak

...with defrauding customers who used Peanut Corporation's peanuts and peanut butter in products from snack crackers to pet food. Parnell was convicted of 67 criminal counts including conspiracy, wire fraud and obstruction of justice.Members of...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-09-21/former-executive-gets-28-y
Chow down: How to pick the best food for your dog

Going down the pet food aisle can be overwhelming. There are...Americans will spend $60 billion on pet food this year ? a number that is increasing...business, it's no surprise that the pet food market is flooded with hundreds of options...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/good2know/2015-10-22/chow-down-how-pick-best-food-y
Georgia peanut plant owner faces possible life sentence in salmonella outbreak

...from his plant in Blakely, Ga., to Kellogg's and other customers, who used it in products from packaged crackers to pet food. The jury also found Parnell and his brother, food broker Michael Parnell, guilty of faking results of lab tests intended...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-09-20/georgia-peanut-plant-owner
FDA releases new food safety rules after delays

...issuing to improve food safety, as per the law. The agency also issued rules Thursday to ensure safer manufacturing of pet food.The most controversial rules are regulations due in October that would set new standards for farmers growing produce...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-09-10/fda-releases-new-food-safe
Amazon, born in a Seattle garage, marks 20 years in business

...invested in some buzzy startups. They included Pets.com and kozmo.com, which promised to change the way people bought pet food and ordered delivery items. They both went bust after the bubble burst in 2000, causing Amazon to lay off 1,300 staffers...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-07-18/amazon-born-seattle-garage
Trey Hardee among top dogs in decathlon at US championships

...the dogs.More specifically, his two Rottweiler mixes, Minka and Luca, who actually have an endorsement deal with a pet food company that keeps them rolling in treats.Simply the spoils of having an owner who's one of the top dogs in a grueling...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/other-sports/2015-06-23/trey-hardee-among-to
Life sentence recommended for peanut executive in salmonella outbreak

...salmonella. The tainted goods were shipped to Kellogg's and other food processors for use in products from snack crackers to pet food.Prosecutors wrote that court officers "correctly calculated" Parnell's recommended sentence, but stopped short...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-07-23/life-sentence-recommended-
Upcoming calendar

...Augusta Riverfront Marina; gates open 8 a.m. each day, races start 9 a.m.; no coolers, no food, no drinks, no pets; food and drinks onsite; benefits Georgia Special Olympics; bring chairs, blankets, umbrellas; cameras welcome; wear sunscreen...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/richmond-neighbors/2015-07-14/upcoming-calenda
2014 Holiday Preview

...4 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 6, Hickory Hill, 502 Hickory Hill Dr., Thomson; 1865 Classical Revival Home; bring pet food or pet toy donation for free admission; (706) 595-7777 CHRISTMAS TOUR OF HOMES: begins at 5 p.m. Saturday, Dec...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/things-do/applause/2014-11-19/2014-holiday-preview
Procter & Gamble to focus on top performers, shed up to 100 brands

...Folgers coffee and Pringles chips. More recently, it moved to get out of the edible business entirely by selling off Iams pet food to Mars Inc. Now it's focusing on culling its consumer products, which has mushroomed over the years to include beauty...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-08-01/procter-gamble-focus-top-p