Torrey Kim

Torrey Kim edits briefs on the topics of food, beverages and consumer packaged goods at SmartBrief and covers industry news for SmartBlog on Food and Beverage. She holds a master's degree from Wesleyan University and a bachelor's from American University, and you can follow her on Twitter @SB_Food.

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What's behind the tea movement?
What's behind the tea movement?

Tea is growing in popularity as new varieties and brands come onto the market. Could it overtake coffee as the drink of the moment?

Danone's plans for Stonyfield, JAB's Panera acquisition, Wegmans' new CEO
Danone's plans for Stonyfield, JAB's Panera acquisition, Wegmans' new CEO

SmartBrief readers were drawn to news about mergers and acquisitions activity this week, as well as leadership changes and new product launches.

Q&A: Denny’s CMO John Dillon on the chain’s strategy and successes
Q&A: Denny’s CMO John Dillon on the chain’s strategy and successes

SmartBrief sat down with Denny's CMO John Dillon to find out how the brand stays on the cutting edge of marketing innovation while still keeping its longtime fans happy.

How dietitians help propel KIND Snacks' nutritional goals
How dietitians help propel KIND Snacks' nutritional goals

KIND Snacks has developed its Nutrition Collective to ensure that dietitians and consumers work together toward wellness.

PepsiCo's plans, customers' favorite eateries, Wal-Mart's top sellers
PepsiCo's plans, customers' favorite eateries, Wal-Mart's top sellers

SmartBrief readers were drawn to news about the latest innovation in overnight oats, as well as stories illuminating consumers' favorite eateries.

How social media, word of mouth propelled Arby's first secret menu item
How social media, word of mouth propelled Arby's first secret menu item

By offering sandwiches that aren't on the chain's regular menu, Arby's has created unexpected buzz among its guests.

How CPG brands can thrive with e-commerce
How CPG brands can thrive with e-commerce

Whether a consumer packaged goods company is just getting started or it already has a strong brick-and-mortar following, it’s a good idea to establish an online presence.

Grocery store sommeliers
Grocery store sommeliers

Having an expert staff a grocery’s wine department can boost sales for both the wine brands and the store itself.

Amazon's top selling snacks
Amazon's top selling snacks

Amazon was featured in two of the top ten most-clicked food and beverage stories this week.

Top 10: Futuristic snack food bag, Campbell CEO’s vision, restaurant and grocery trends
Top 10: Futuristic snack food bag, Campbell CEO’s vision, restaurant and grocery trends

New technology, changes in consumers' eating habits and restaurant trends were popular with readers this week.