As halal food wins over new audiences, some fear it's losing its soul
New Food Economy
The market for halal food is expanding rapidly. But where some see opportunity, other see an attempt to reduce Islam to a marketing buzzword.
The market for halal food is expanding rapidly. But where some see opportunity, other see an attempt to reduce religious faith to a marketing buzzword,
Missed this excellent
piece on the expansion of the halal food industry amid concerns of corporate exploitation.
It is a curious contrast that Islamophobia is on the rise still, but so is halal preparation for various cuisines. Great explanatory piece on halal by
This speaks to my
story about the authenticity of some halal foods (thanks Romi Mukherjee for the pic from France!) -
Word of the day: "haloodie" -- a foodie who eats only halal. My latest, at
-- As halal food wins over new audiences, some fear it’s losing its soul
My latest, for
(a new client for me!), about the rise of the halal food market and fears halal is losing its meaning