Murray’s Cheese Goes National; States Misusing Food Stamps


Murray’s Cheese will open 50 locations in Kroger supermarkets across the country. [Diner’s Journal/NYT]

• The USDA is concerned that dozens of states aren’t properly administering food stamps. [WSJ]

• Were their bid for Cadbury successful, Hershey and Ferrero would likely split up the company. [NYP]

• New York’s soup kitchens and food pantries have been much helped by stimulus funds. [City Room/NYT]

• Vietnam is reviving its puffer-fish export program. [NYT]

• A fire at Sheepshead Bay’s XO Creperie is being treated as suspicious. [NYP]