Bytes and pieces: News you can use

Cheers? Quality of champagne is degraded when served in plastic cups, researchers find.

Buggy treat? This Finnish firm has introduced bread and rolls made from flour mixed with crickets.

Examiner openings:  Applications are now being accepted for Baldrige examiners.  Award winners will be recognized at the 30th Annual Quest for Excellence Conference, April 8–11, 2018, in Baltimore.