Pocky

Type: Product
Name: Pocky
First reported Jul 11 2014 - Updated Jul 11 2014 - 1 reports

7 Geeky Snacks You’ll Want to Eat All Day

Snacking is not good for you. It will ruin your appetite for the real, nutritious meal. That’s what parents say. But hey, I assume you’re old enough to make your own calls, and snacking really isn’t always bad – as long as it’s done in moderation, right? ... [Published Forever Geek - Jul 11 2014]
First reported Jul 11 2014 - Updated Jul 11 2014 - 1 reports

Nakasendo Way: Ancient path of samurai and shogun draws modern walkers

The moon in Japan is not like the moon Americans see. There is no man in there, for one thing. No man, no horn, no cow.It’s nighttime in Kyoto, and Shima Enomoto, one of my guides, is pointing up at the sky. "Can you see it?" she asks. "Rabbit making ... [Published Stars and Stripes - Jul 11 2014]
Entities: Kyoto, Japan, Tokyo
First reported Jul 08 2014 - Updated Jul 08 2014 - 1 reports

AMDAVADIS FIND ROAD TO ACHCHHE DIN POCKY

Spontaneous protests by people have forced Chief Minister Anandiben Patel to intervene in botched up housing board draw and withdrawal of AMTS buses from 80 routes. People protesting against steep property tax hike think the municipal corporation wants ... [Published AhmedabadMirror.com - Jul 08 2014]
First reported Jul 06 2014 - Updated Jul 06 2014 - 1 reports

An 11-day trek takes hikers from Kyoto to Tokyo

ByThe moon in Japan is not like our moon. There is no man in there, for one thing. No man, no horn and no cow.It’s nighttime in Kyoto, and Shima Enomoto, one of my guides, is pointing at the sky. “Can you see it?” she asks. “Rabbit making a rice cake.” ... [Published Star-Telegram - Jul 06 2014]
Entities: Kyoto, Tokyo, Japan
First reported Jul 01 2014 - Updated Jul 01 2014 - 1 reports

Seven & i makes splash by stamping private brand on Coca-Cola

TOKYO -- Seven & i Holdings' massive customer base is giving it greater sway over major food and drink makers, with even such giants as Coca-Cola agreeing to contribute to the convenience store operator's growing roster of exclusive products.Seven-Eleven ... [Published Nikkei Asian Review - Jul 01 2014]
First reported Jun 23 2014 - Updated Jun 23 2014 - 1 reports

South Korean girls build backpacks out of junkfood containers

Some students are making snack back packs from discarded junk food containers. Everything from bottles of yogurt to "Pocky" containers is getting transformed by South Korean girls. ... [Published Digital Journal - Jun 23 2014]
First reported Jun 23 2014 - Updated Jun 23 2014 - 1 reports

Latest Korean Meme Has Schoolgirls Carrying Giant Backpacks Made of Junk Food

The latest in WTF? news: Korean schoolgirls are walking around with giant backpacks made from chips, snack cakes, Pocky, and bottles of yogurt. Why? Who cares? I just want one of my own.In no small feat of playground ingenuity, students in South Korea ... [Published Food Beast - Jun 23 2014]
First reported Jun 21 2014 - Updated Jun 21 2014 - 1 reports

Korean teens are making backpacks out of snacks

There's an episode of 30 Rock in which Tracy Jordan makes, logically, an ideal sandwich. Taking the theory that bread is the garbage necessary part of a sandwich, Morgan invents a machine to replace the bread with more sandwich meats. The container then ... [Published The Vine - Jun 21 2014]
Entities: Pocky, Yakult, Invention
First reported Jun 20 2014 - Updated Jun 20 2014 - 1 reports

Glico to punch up Pocky production in Thailand

TOKYO -- Ezaki Glico will boost production capacity for Pocky, a popular snack of chocolate-covered biscuit sticks, by 20% at a Thai factory this fall.Glico uses chocolate that varies by taste and melting temperature depending on the region of production. ... [Published Nikkei Asian Review - Jun 20 2014]
First reported Jun 20 2014 - Updated Jun 20 2014 - 1 reports

In South Korea, ingenious teen girls craft backpacks of delicious junk food

On social websites popular in South Korea, photos of teenage schoolgirls wearing backpack snack packs built from cookies, chips, and Pocky sticks are showing up with increasing frequency. We approve of this genius trend. Read the rest ... [Published Boing Boing - Jun 20 2014]
Entities: South Korea, Pocky
First reported Jun 20 2014 - Updated Jun 20 2014 - 1 reports

Snacks

Earlier this month at the grocery store I bought some snacks. On the left are two packs of Pocky Green Tea which are biscuit sticks with matcha green tea cream coating. In the middle is Bakey New York Cheesecake sticks. Lastly Pepero White Cookie, also ... [Published LUUUX - Jun 20 2014]
First reported Jun 09 2014 - Updated Jun 10 2014 - 1 reports

Miss Nevada Nia Sanchez is Crowned Miss USA 2014.

Miss Nevada Nia Sanchez has been selected among 51 contestants to represent the United States in the 2014 Miss Universe pageant that is to be held later this year.(Photo : YouTube)Nia Sanchez, Miss Nevada, who happens to be a fourth-degree black belt ... [Published Travelers Today - Jun 09 2014]

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"Why compose it here?" Wong asks. "Well," Enomoto says, "this is about the point where views back to Kyoto are lost."

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7 Geeky Snacks You’ll Want to Eat All Day [Published Forever Geek - Jul 11 2014]
Nakasendo Way: Ancient path of samurai and shog... [Published Stars and Stripes - Jul 11 2014]
AMDAVADIS FIND ROAD TO ACHCHHE DIN POCKY [Published AhmedabadMirror.com - Jul 08 2014]
An 11-day trek takes hikers from Kyoto to Tokyo [Published Star-Telegram - Jul 06 2014]
Seven & i makes splash by stamping private bran... [Published Nikkei Asian Review - Jul 01 2014]
Three Perfect Days - San Francisco [Published Noodls - Jun 29 2014]
From Kyoto to Tokyo, a trek along the ancient N... [Published TwinCities.com - Jun 29 2014]
South Korean girls build backpacks out of junkf... [Published Digital Journal - Jun 23 2014]
Along Japan's ancient Nakasendo Way [Published stuff.co.nz - Jun 23 2014]
Latest Korean Meme Has Schoolgirls Carrying Gia... [Published Food Beast - Jun 23 2014]
Korean teens are making backpacks out of snacks [Published The Vine - Jun 21 2014]
Glico to punch up Pocky production in Thailand [Published Nikkei Asian Review - Jun 20 2014]
In South Korea, ingenious teen girls craft back... [Published Boing Boing - Jun 20 2014]
Snacks [Published LUUUX - Jun 20 2014]
Walking Japan’s ancient Nakasendo Way [Published Washington Post - Jun 13 2014]
4 great new snacks to try [Published Her World Plus - Jun 11 2014]
Miss Nevada Nia Sanchez is Crowned Miss USA 2014. [Published Travelers Today - Jun 09 2014]
Live Wire: OVDS gets big in Japan [Published Taipei Times Online - Jun 06 2014]
Advertising Agency Karsh Hagan is Tops in Tourism [Published PRWeb - Apr 24 2014]
The Ritz-Carlton, Washington, D.C. Celebrates t... [Published PRWeb - Mar 14 2014]
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7 Geeky Snacks You’ll Want to Eat All Day [Published Forever Geek - Jul 11 2014]
Snacking is not good for you. It will ruin your appetite for the real, nutritious meal. That’s what parents say. But hey, I assume you’re old enough to make your own calls, and snacking really isn’t always bad – as long as it’s done in moderation, right? ...
In South Korea, ingenious teen girls craft back... [Published Boing Boing - Jun 20 2014]
On social websites popular in South Korea, photos of teenage schoolgirls wearing backpack snack packs built from cookies, chips, and Pocky sticks are showing up with increasing frequency. We approve of this genius trend. Read the rest ...
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