Tag Archives: healthy food

The Crush It Report: Volume 22

skelly

Biomedical Engineer who earned his degree from The Johns Hopkins University & Columbia University. Named one of Forbes’ Top 30 Under 30 in 2013. Co-Founded America’s first Pure Play healthy vending company in 2003.

In this week’s Crush It Report, we’d like to encourage you to watch a very interesting video.  Even you hard-core nutrition experts will find valuable nuggets of knowledge within! In this video you will discover… i) The top 4 ways to reverse obesity. (They are SUPER simple) ii) The emergence of ______________ about 30 years ago is the biggest cause of obesity today. iii)

Learn more


Jamie Oliver’s Food Revolution Coming To LA!

skelly

Biomedical Engineer who earned his degree from The Johns Hopkins University & Columbia University. Named one of Forbes’ Top 30 Under 30 in 2013. Co-Founded America’s first Pure Play healthy vending company in 2003.

The Food Revolution In an interview with SlashFood, Jaime Oliver talks about bringing his Food Revolution to Los Angeles….whether they want him or not. He has already been denied access by L.A. School Officials, but is determined to make Los Angeles his next destination for his hit TV show.  When asked about the rebuttal by school officials Oliver replied, “If I really want to

Learn more


The Child Nutrition Act Explained

skelly

Biomedical Engineer who earned his degree from The Johns Hopkins University & Columbia University. Named one of Forbes’ Top 30 Under 30 in 2013. Co-Founded America’s first Pure Play healthy vending company in 2003.

Child Nutrition In The United States America is the richest country in the world, so why is hunger such a huge problem?  Poverty is the number one cause of hunger and with nearly 40 million Americans living below the poverty line, it’s no wonder so many of our neighbors are going without.  Over 14% of Americans are “food insecure” and adults are not the

Learn more


New And Improved Baby Carrots Hitting Vending Machines Soon!

skelly

Biomedical Engineer who earned his degree from The Johns Hopkins University & Columbia University. Named one of Forbes’ Top 30 Under 30 in 2013. Co-Founded America’s first Pure Play healthy vending company in 2003.

These are not your mother’s baby carrots…. Bolthouse Farms has partnered with “A Bunch of Carrot Farmers” (50 actually) to boost sales of their already popular baby carrots.  The partners have laid down an initial investment of $25 million to change to the image of baby carrots. For their new marketing campaign, the carrot farmers have tapped ideas from their junk food rivals that

Learn more


Eating Healthy is Easier and More Affordable Than Ever!

Remember that old excuse we used to have about eating poorly? You know, the one where we claim it’s “too expensive” to buy the healthy stuff? Well, that excuse is going out the window because the price of healthy snacks & beverages are finally starting to compete with their junk food counterparts. This means it should be easier for us to make smarter snacking

Learn more


Holy SALT, Batman! How Sodium Relates to Healthy Eating

Patrick Sanders

Operations Director at HUMAN Everywhere
Patrick Sanders is a fitness enthusiast, world traveler, and outdoorsman from Elko, Nevada.A pragmatic guy, he makes his eating decisions based mainly on grams of protein per dollar (GPPD). When he's not working as HUMAN's Director of Operations you can find him in a Muay Thai gym, spearfishing, or traveling the world with his wife.

Latest posts by Patrick Sanders (see all)

Don’t you love those corny Batman & Robin lines? Me too…..NOT. I made you admit it, though! Hah! Ok, obviously I shouldn’t write these blogs so late. Because when I do I tend to make bad jokes and revert to my 8th grade sense of humor instead of the normal everyday 10th grade sense of humor that I operate on.  Anyway, today I want

Learn more


Let’s Move! How the First Lady Promotes Healthy Eating and Living.

Patrick Sanders

Operations Director at HUMAN Everywhere
Patrick Sanders is a fitness enthusiast, world traveler, and outdoorsman from Elko, Nevada.A pragmatic guy, he makes his eating decisions based mainly on grams of protein per dollar (GPPD). When he's not working as HUMAN's Director of Operations you can find him in a Muay Thai gym, spearfishing, or traveling the world with his wife.

Latest posts by Patrick Sanders (see all)

The language used on the Let’s Move website is strong, and I like that: “First Lady Michelle Obama introduces the Let’s Move campaign to combat the epidemic of childhood obesity. It’s not just saying “Let’s take a decent stab at the problem, then retire for an afternoon of crumpets and tea.” It’s saying “LET’S KICK DOWN SOME DOORS AND SCREAM HEALTHY EATING TIPS IN

Learn more


A Trip to the Vending Machine = Walking the Plank?

Patrick Sanders

Operations Director at HUMAN Everywhere
Patrick Sanders is a fitness enthusiast, world traveler, and outdoorsman from Elko, Nevada.A pragmatic guy, he makes his eating decisions based mainly on grams of protein per dollar (GPPD). When he's not working as HUMAN's Director of Operations you can find him in a Muay Thai gym, spearfishing, or traveling the world with his wife.

Latest posts by Patrick Sanders (see all)

“Bill rubbed his eyes from the glow of his monitor.  It was 3:00 p.m. on a Monday and he was TIRED.  Slammed with meetings, reports, and an endless barrage of emails, Bill had barely had time for lunch (a quick trip through the McDonald’s Drive-Thru).  He stood up, stretched, and stepped into the hallway to walk down to the vending machines for some much-needed

Learn more


The Dark Truth About the Lack of Healthy Food in Schools

Patrick Sanders

Operations Director at HUMAN Everywhere
Patrick Sanders is a fitness enthusiast, world traveler, and outdoorsman from Elko, Nevada.A pragmatic guy, he makes his eating decisions based mainly on grams of protein per dollar (GPPD). When he's not working as HUMAN's Director of Operations you can find him in a Muay Thai gym, spearfishing, or traveling the world with his wife.

Latest posts by Patrick Sanders (see all)

Last night I watched Food, Inc.  Ever seen it? It will BLOW YOUR MIND.  It raises serious concerns about the environmental and health impacts of the fast food industry.  It will inspire you to figure out how to get healthy food into schools. Most people, especially in cities, have no clue about where their food is actually coming from.  Do you ever stop and

Learn more


The New Era of Mean, Green, Vending Machines!

Patrick Sanders

Operations Director at HUMAN Everywhere
Patrick Sanders is a fitness enthusiast, world traveler, and outdoorsman from Elko, Nevada.A pragmatic guy, he makes his eating decisions based mainly on grams of protein per dollar (GPPD). When he's not working as HUMAN's Director of Operations you can find him in a Muay Thai gym, spearfishing, or traveling the world with his wife.

Latest posts by Patrick Sanders (see all)

Some things never change: Donald Trump’s hair, the Cubs’ chances of making it to the World Series, and until now: vending machines.  When I think of vending machines I think of brown boxes with coils dispensing chips, cookies, and candy.  Apparently I’m living in the past, because the once stagnant industry of vending is being revamped for the 21st century.  Heavily influenced by global

Learn more