Tonight, we have three flavorful stories on the 60 Minutes

Posted on: Aug 11, 2013
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On the 60 Minutes Menu

Welcome cheap moncler Moncler Outlet coats to 60 Minutes Presents. Tonight, we have three flavorful stories on the 60 Minutes menu. We begin with a yogurt entrepreneur.

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moncler sale outlet He oversees every detail of a product line that moncler outlet sale barely existed a dozen years ago. Greek style yogurt thicker, tangier version of the dairy product that Ulukaya popularized here and named Chobani. It’s now the best selling brand in America. moncler sale outlet

Steve Kroft: What is the cheap moncler outlet word, “Chobani,” mean?

cheap moncler Hamdi Ulukaya: It means shepherd. cheap moncler

Steve Kroft: Shepherd?

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Chobani founder Hamdi Ulukaya samples yogurt

His family raised goats and sheep and made cheese and yogurt in a small Kurdish village in Eastern Turkey. During the summer months, they would move to the mountains and graze their flock under the stars. He says he was born on one of those trips but he doesn’t know the date or the year.

moncler jacket sale Steve Kroft: So how did you come not to know your birthday? moncler jacket sale

Hamdi Ulukaya: Yeah, in the old days, you know the nomads they didn’t deliver babies in the hospitals.

“[Chobani means] shepherd. It’s a very beautiful word. It represents peace. They would register when they come back. The registration officer would put everybody in January. Says it’s easy for math. Like, 70 percent of our town at that cheap moncler jackets time, born in somehow in January. I’m January 20th.

moncler outlet Hamdi Ulukaya: This reminds me of home. He was hauled in for questioning and decided it might be a good idea to leave. moncler outlet

moncler sale Steve Kroft: Did you speak any English when you came? moncler sale

Hamdi Ulukaya: No.

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Hamdi Ulukaya: Zero

Steve Kroft: No family, no

moncler jackets outlet Hamdi Ulukaya: Nothing. Nothing. moncler jackets outlet

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Hamdi Ulukaya: Nobody. No.

cheap moncler jackets It took him a year to find his footing in upstate New York where he spent the next decade finishing his studies, working on a dairy farm and starting a modest feta cheese business here one day he spotted an ad. cheap moncler jackets

Hamdi Ulukaya: It said, “Fully equipped yogurt plant cheap moncler sale for sale.” And it has a picture in front. It said 1920 on the back. There was small, small picture of various per parts of the plant. And I called the number.

cheap moncler outlet The real estate agent said the 85 year old factory was owned by Kraft Foods which had decided to get out of the yogurt business. cheap moncler outlet

moncler outlet jackets Hamdi Ulukaya: And I moncler sale asked for the price. And he says $700,000. I mean, you cannot even get a moncler outlet tank with $700,000. How could this be? So I didn’t ask the second time because I didn’t want him to think that I moncler outlet jackets.

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