Nabisco Corp.

  • Film

    December 25, 2013

    The Secret Life of Walter Mitty Glows with Life

    Stiller's the best comedy director of his generation, hiding in plain sight

  • Blogs

    July 3, 2013

    One Direction - Izod Center - 7/2/13

    Better Than: My live tweets could have ever explained. The screaming started early. The Coach bus from Manhattan to the Izod Center was filled with teens sticking on temporary tattoos, covering their arms in body paint with phrases like "I

  • Blogs

    September 11, 2012

    Buy Your Candy Corn Oreos At Target

    Candy corn Oreos sound gross, but thanks to social media sites and BuzzFeed, they've gone absolutely viral. Krafts Food (owner of Nabisco) confirmed that on Monday that these golden Oreos are now available in Target stores.

  • Blogs

    August 12, 2012

    Amy's Bread Moving Baking Facilities From Chelsea Market to Long Island City

    Two of the three storefronts Amy's Bread has long occupied have been papered up, all the humongous ovens removed. It must be accounted something of a set-back for Chelsea Market, if you're going by the original plan. When the 22-building complex -- originally a Nabisco factory -- opened in 1997, i ... More >>

  • Blogs

    July 28, 2012

    Mitt Loves N.Y.: Henry Kravis

    With Mitt Romney as its de facto candidate, the roster of Restore Our Future, Romney's designated Super PAC slush fund, reads like a laundry list of New York City's wealthiest denizens. And, according to the Center for Responsive Politics and contrary to popular belief, Super PAC ... More >>

  • Blogs

    March 7, 2012

    Happy Birthday, Cookie! Nabisco to Launch Birthday Cake Oreo

    The Oreo, America's favorite cookie sandwich, just turned 100 (just like the Girl Scouts!), meaning it's time to par-tay. Nabisco, the company that produces the creme-filled treat, is launching a special Birthday Cake flavor limited edition, featuring a simpler cookie design hearkening back to the ... More >>

  • Blogs

    January 15, 2012

    No Beans! Chili Dog Goes Upscale at Dickson's Farmstand Meats

    ​The overstuffed chili dog at Dickson's. If you look carefully, you can see the glint of mayo through the morass of chili. Papaya King, watch your ass! Papaya Dog, too! There's a new chlli dog roaming the city's dog runs, from boutique meat source Dickson's Farmstand Meats.

  • Blogs

    January 3, 2012

    Golden Oreos: A Review and an Admonition

    How are you supposed to eat these things? White filling first? No manufacturer with a time-honored brand is content to maintain that trademark in its original state anymore. It must be endlessly transformed, repurposed, and diddled with -- no matter that new iterations may eat away at the reputati ... More >>

  • Blogs

    September 16, 2011

    My 10 Best Fat Pants Fridays

    Rebecca MarxCake Shop's peanut butter bomb.​ I have spent the last 18 months or so eating untold amounts of fat and sugar, often but not always in the name of Fat Pants Friday. This column has given me a great excuse to coddle my sweet tooth, and more importantly, to visit and revisit some o ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 14, 2011

    3D Biscuitry Is the Stuff That Food-Nerd Dreams Are Made of

    ​Yesterday, The Atlantic published a completely delightful piece about the origins of the Oreo cookie's design. Subtitled "The Unsung Heroes of Cookie Design," it was possibly the most informative piece of food writing we've read all year, and chock full of the kind of sentences that food-nerd ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 22, 2011

    Our 10 Best Things to Eat at Chelsea Market

    ​The throngs pass by, seemingly oblivious of the great eats within. Throughout much of the 20th century, it was the Nabisco factory, turning out crackers and cookies in a convoluted series of Victorian-era brick buildings. Then, in 1997, it was repurposed as a complex aiming to meets the nee ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 21, 2011

    Tomorrow: Our 10 Best Things to Eat in Chelsea Market

    ​Dickson Farmstand makes some fine sandwiches, but are they good enough to make our top 10? Since being founded in a former Nabisco factory complex in 1997, Chelsea Market has struggled to preserve its identity as the ultimate foodie destination. But as foodism has changed from being an acti ... More >>

  • Blogs

    October 27, 2010

    A Gallery of Gruesome Halloween Imagery at Chelsea Market

    ​Every year, Chelsea Market pulls out all the stops where it comes to Halloween decoration. In spite of the kid-friendly image the food mall -- located at the corner of Ninth Avenue and 15th Street in the old Nabisco factory -- cultivates, much of the imagery would scare the crap out of young ... More >>

  • Blogs

    July 15, 2010

    Elliott Erwitt Photo Show Officially Opens Today at Chelsea Market

    ​The work of America's grand old man of point-and-shoot photography, Elliott Erwitt, is currently being represented by an excellent new show at Chelsea Market.

  • Blogs

    June 11, 2010

    Fat Pants Friday: Bouchon Bakery's Nutter Butter

    Open wide.​ After a couple of underwhelming Fat Pants Friday forays, we're happy to report that Bouchon's Nutter Butter has completely restored our faith in the healing powers of sweet, fatty baked goods.

  • News

    May 25, 2010

    Summer Guide: Hit the Arts Road!

    Weekend trips to cultured places

  • Blogs

    January 21, 2010

    Strange Snacks of the World: Fudge Covered Ritz Crackers

    ​Was it an actual product or an illusion? I'm a giant fan of Western Beef--a local chain of stores that specialize in cheap cuts of meat in bulk, often at one-half or one-third the price you'd find at true supermarkets. In addition, where groceries are concerned, the place has a strange patch ... More >>

  • Blogs

    October 27, 2009

    New Food Stores Opening in the Chelsea Market, Including Lucy's Whey

    ​ Nearly a year ago, I wrote a scathing story about the Chelsea Market, detailing how the culinary complex had lost several of its food stores, while others were turning from providing serious supplies and equipment to more touristic uses, evidenced by the explosion in cupcake vending. Non-fo ... More >>

  • Blogs

    February 2, 2009

    Strange Snacks of the World -- Confetti Creme Ritz Bits

    It's a truism of the advertising world that, in a mature market, the number of niches a product occupies must be multiplied. In other words, if you have a hit product on your hands, you must cynically generate as many forms of that product as you can, in order to take full economic advanta ... More >>

  • Blogs

    November 13, 2008

    Whither Chelsea Market?

    The Chelsea Market Ensconced in the old Nabisco factory at the corner of 15th Street and Ninth Avenue, Chelsea Market opened 11 years ago with the intention of being a top retail market for a vast range of groceries, while also providing warehouse and manufacturing space for food-related companies. ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 23, 2008
  • Art

    July 15, 2003

    Apotheosis Now

    Experiencing Dia:Beacon's Ashram of the Abstract

  • NYC Life

    March 4, 2003

    Off the Wall

    An Extreme Painter Lays It Out

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