By Kevin M. Fitzpatrick, Don Willis
This publication offers a great number of interdisciplinary and foreign essays reading the food-place dating. It explores such subject matters because the historical past of foodstuff and agriculture, the globalization and localization of nutrients, and the position of position in defining the wider societal results of this ever-changing phenomena.
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Some undesirable health consequences of their products include malnutrition and obesity. But at the same time, these companies must adapt to the food culture and traditions of the places where they operate (Gottdiener, 2000; Watson & Caldwell, 2005). If they are unable to do this, they may fail and eventually exit the market. Of course we are referring to multinational food and beverages companies such as McDonald’s, Burger King, Pizza Hut, Domino’s Pizza, Coca-Cola Company, PepsiCo, Ferrero, General Mills, Grupo Bimbo, Kellogg’s, Kraft Foods, Mars, Nestlé, Unilever, and Taco Bell.
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Agriculture of Central American origin merged with agriculture of Andean origin by expanding southward, and with agriculture of North American origin by expanding northward. In this way, maize cultivation was introduced into the middle Mississippi basin by about 300 BCE. Until 900 CE, maize cultivation developed slowly because the maize was of a southern variety and hence ill-adapted to the local region. However, after 800 CE, a variety of maize that was better suited to the cooler local climate appeared.
A Place-Based Perspective of Food in Society by Kevin M. Fitzpatrick, Don Willis