Category: Food and drink

Organic propaganda

Did you know that American shoppers are more likely to buy a banana whose peel color is Pantone 12-0752 (Buttercup) than a banana that’s Pantone 13-0858 (Vibrant yellow)? Big banana growers do. And they go to considerable trouble to bring you just the right shade of Buttercup. Color is often used for propaganda purposes. Here’s an interesting item in Fast...