Chobani To Donate Yogurt Shipment Intended For Olympians

Law360, New York (February 13, 2014, 4:40 PM EST) -- Chobani Inc. has given up trying to send more than 5,000 cups of Greek yogurt to the U.S. Olympic team after the shipment ran into customs trouble and was blocked from entering Russia, the company said Thursday, opting to donate the yogurt instead.

Chobani said it will donate the yogurt to food banks in New York and New Jersey, near where the shipment is in storage, instead of shipping it to U.S. athletes currently in Sochi, Russia, for the Winter Olympics.

"We're disappointed our athletes won't...
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