value="fa7b5ec1877d6fe404cbfc4168d24767"> Knick-Knack
Mon: Jan 13, 2014

Trader Joe's Ex-President To Turn Expired Food Into Cheap Meals.

Doug Rauch, the former president of Trader Joe's, is determined to repurpose the perfectly edible produce slightly past its sell-by date that ends up in the trash. (That happens in part because people misinterpret the labels, according to a out this week from Harvard and the Natural Resources Defense Council.) To tackle the problem, Rauch is opening a new market early next year in Dorchester, Mass., that will prepare and repackage the food at deeply discounted prices.


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