Justin Shaw

Recent Posts

Darlington Manufacturing has achieved SQF level 3 certification!

Posted by Justin Shaw on Wed, Jun 28, 2017 @ 08:06 AM
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Tags: Food safety, SQF

Darlington Manufacturing to host Job Fair for 3rd Shift Positions

Posted by Justin Shaw on Mon, Jun 19, 2017 @ 08:06 AM
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Tags: press release, darlington manufacturing

It's National School Breakfast Week!

Posted by Justin Shaw on Tue, Mar 07, 2017 @ 08:03 AM

The School Nutrition Association is putting on their yearly National School Breakfast week! Every year the SNA hosts this event to encourage breakfast in schools! 

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Tags: National School Breakfast Week 2017, breakfast

Tips for when work is stressing you out.

Posted by Justin Shaw on Tue, Feb 28, 2017 @ 08:02 AM

We all have those days where it's feels like time is dragging on, work is piling up and you're never going to make a dent in it, and you're just anxious and stressed out. It can make sitting at your desk an absolute nightmare. 

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Tags: work, stress

Just how important is breakfast?

Posted by Justin Shaw on Thu, Feb 23, 2017 @ 08:02 AM

For as long as most of us care to remember, it's been common knowledge that breakfast is the most imporatint meal of the day. What's odd is that everyone seems to be aware of this, but a large portion of Americans skip breakfast, or don't eat properly for breakfast. 

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Tags: breakfast, nutrition

Higher temperatures coming in hot.

Posted by Justin Shaw on Tue, Feb 21, 2017 @ 08:02 AM

After a very mild winter, it looks like for at least a little while we're going to get some temperatures that are normally not here until mid April. I know the staff here at Darlington isn't complaining. 

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Tags: weather

Still drinking soda? You should replace that with water.

Posted by Justin Shaw on Thu, Feb 16, 2017 @ 08:02 AM

If you're trying to lose weight, or even just eat healthier, one of the first things you need to cut out is that big gulp at the gas station. Fountain drinks can contain up to 49g of added sugar per serving. The worst part about that is that sugar adds a lot of calories but doesn't actually make you feel full.

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Tags: Healthy, water

Why you should weight train and not just do cardio.

Posted by Justin Shaw on Tue, Feb 14, 2017 @ 08:02 AM

When it comes to exercising and losing weight, everyone has their own idea of what will work best to get rid of that extra body fat. For some time, it has been commonly accepted that if you want to lose fat you do cardio, and if you want to gain muscle you do weight training. While cardio is important for your cardiovascular system, weight training will actually produce a higher caloric burn than straight cardio will.

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Tags: health, weight loss

Looking for a new twist on classic snack favorites? We have what you need!

Posted by Justin Shaw on Thu, Feb 09, 2017 @ 07:02 AM

One of the many products we have in our Appleways line is our Mini Vanilla Wafers, and they are great for adding to a variety of classic snacks for some extra flavor and nutrition.

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Tags: Appleways, Vanilla Wafers

If you're still eating processed grains, quit.

Posted by Justin Shaw on Tue, Feb 07, 2017 @ 07:02 AM

Carbohydrates are one of our macronutrients, and it's very important to get the right amount and from the right sources. For some time carbs were viewed as bad for our bodies, and"no or low carb diets" were all the craze. 

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Tags: whole grain, processed grains