| Jun 14, 2014
| 9:02 AM
Open retail strife has broken out in White Marsh as the owners of the area's mall and other established retail centers foment opposition to a proposed upscale outlet mall along Interstate 95.
Paragon Outlet Partners proposed building a 525,000-square-...
| Oct 17, 2014
| 11:50 AM
Customers in certain stores will be able to use their iPhones to pay for groceries and other merchandise beginning Monday, Apple has announced.
Apple Pay will work using Touch ID with the iPhone 6, iPhone 6 Plus and Apple Watch and will be available...
| Oct 15, 2014
| 8:24 PM
The Pub at Wegmans in South Whitehall Township launches an inaugural Oktoberfest celebration that runs Monday through Oct. 25.
Yodel-worthy specials on the menu include Potato Bacon and Beer Soup ($6), soft pretzels with beer cheese and mustard...
| Sep 29, 2014
| 3:16 PM
Cereal makers have long designed eye-catching boxes to lure children to supermarket breakfast aisles.
Now, grocers and produce companies are turning to Big Bird and other "Sesame Street" characters in an effort to make fruits and vegetables just as...
| Sep 23, 2014
| 2:58 PM
David Gibson knew he was going up against some of the Allentown Fair's heavy hitters.
But the Allentown resident wasn't deterred. Despite being rather new to baking, he submitted his Coconut Pineapple Dream dessert in the fair's Bisquick Quick Creations...
| May 7, 2014
| 7:05 PM
The weather finally is heating up, but the controversy over electricity costs associated with last winter's polar vortex still hasn't cooled down.
One of the boiling issues is a controversial plan by one of the state's largest competitive electric...
| May 11, 2014
| 7:54 PM
Herb Lotman, a food industry entrepreneur who founded Keystone Foods and developed a mass-production system for making McDonald's frozen hamburgers, has died. He was 80.
Lotman died Thursday at a suburban Philadelphia hospital from complications of...
| Jul 18, 2014
| 4:25 PM
The specialized market for sustainable seafood has gone mainstream. Even Wal-Mart is promoting its environmental credentials in the seafood aisle.
More supermarket shoppers are demanding to know they are buying from operations that don't threaten fragile...
| Jul 2, 2014
| 7:27 PM
The Downtown Columbia Partnership has named Gregory A. Fitchitt as president and chair of the board and appointed Barbara A. Nicklas executive director.
Established in 2013, the Downtown Columbia Partnership is an independent nonprofit dedicated to...
| Jun 17, 2014
| 8:07 AM
The recipe is familiar, but with a fresh twist. Mix the salty, crunchy goodness of traditional munchies with the spicy kick reminiscent of Maryland's steamed crabs — and add the power of several professional Baltimore athletes for good measure...
| Jun 17, 2014
| 7:43 AM
The developers of the new $140 million, 50-acre Foundry Row shopping center in Owings Mills on Tuesday announced eight tenants for the complex.
In addition to a previously announced Wegmans grocery store, the developers said tenants will include LA...