Food & Beverage

Lead Editor: Amy Sung

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SmartBrief brings you the top news stories from the food and beverage industry, with newsletters focusing on restaurants, consumer packaged goods, food marketing, food and beverage packaging, confectionery, nutrition, the dairy industry and the world of culinary arts.  

PepsiCo exec Lisa Walsh shares path to leadership


  • SmartBrief/SmartBlog on Food & Beverage

Industry leader Lisa Walsh, vice president of PepsiCo Customer Management, has risen through the ranks at the company since joining PepsiCo in 1999. She names integrity and trustworthiness as top qual… Read More

Sales of Fair Trade products expected to grow with consumer demand


  • Milwaukee Journal Sentinel (tiered subscription model)

A consumer shift toward more socially-responsible goods has resulted in 60% of shoppers saying they would pay more for Fair Trade products, according to a 2013 study. Overall U.S. supermarket sales of… Read More

3 tips to choose the right energy-efficient equipment for you


Save money in the long run by investing in energy-efficient appliances and equipment. While they might cost more at the start, they can help you achieve your sustainability goals. Here are some tips f… Read More