Clarence Birdseye was born on 9th December 1886. He is considered to be the founder of the modern frozen food industry. The “Birds Eye” name remains a leading frozen-food brand, now owned by Pinnacle Foods in North America and by private equity group Permira in Europe. I wonder what Birdseye would have thought of the 2013 meat adulteration scandal!
- Breaking the ice with frozen foods (tummyturning.wordpress.com)
- 13 Inventors You’ve Never Heard of (mashable.com)
- Stock Up Safely on Frozen Foods (coupons.answers.com)