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• Costco announced that it will begin replacing plastic clamshells used in its stores with new paperboard packaging that it believes will provide the same food security while being easier to recycle and better for the environment.

• Tesco said that it has begun marketing a new cholesterol-lowering white bread that is fortified with oat bran, which scientists believe reduces so-called “bad” cholesterol. The new bread is said to be three times as expensive as a traditional loaf of bread.
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