Food & History: July 1
1910 Ward Baking Company of Chicago opens the first completely automated bread plant in the United States.
1916 Coca-Cola starts using a new contoured bottle to stay ahead of the competition.
1936 Wally Amos, Jr. born, creator of ‘Famous Amos Chocolate Chip Cookies’.
1953 Cheez Whiz introduced by Kraft.
2007 New York City required restaurants to eliminate oils, margarines and shortening from recipes that contain more than a half-gram of trans fat per serving.
2009 Utah bars opened to the public, ending the state’s private club system.