RIP, Big Boy; Jarritos Penetrates the Market

• Big Boy, the North Shore’s own plus-sized pig, has passed away at Ipswich’s Russell Orchards. He was 11 years old and 1,200 pounds. That’s a lot of pork. [Globe]

• Jarritos, those colorful sodas that are fun to order at authentic taquerias, is trying to expand its reach beyond the Latino community. [NYT]

• Just another reason fatness is a vicious cycle: It seems the brains of the obese crave high-calorie foods more than other people’s brains. [Health/US News]

• Say good-bye to the era of awkward tiny foil ketchup packages: If you haven’t noticed, Heinz has a new way of dispensing the goods on the go, dubbed the “Dip and Squeeze.” [WSJ]

• Behold America’s most caffeinated cities. Guess which Grub Street city is No. 1? [HuffPo]

RIP, Big Boy; Jarritos Penetrates the Market