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.  

Tetra Pak to launch first 100% renewable carton


  • (France)
  • Packaging Digest

Tetra Pak will roll out a version of its Tetra Rex milk carton next year that is the first carton to be made entirely of renewable and plant-based materials. Developed with biopolymer manufacturer Bra… Read More

Ky. distillers to spend $630M in expansions by 2019, study says


  • Courier-Journal (Louisville, Ky.) (tiered subscription model), The

Kentucky bourbon distillers plan to spend a combined $630 million in expansions over the next five years, according to a new study for the Kentucky Distillers' Association by the University of Louisvi… Read More

Jobs are on the menu across America


Restaurant industry job growth remains broad-based on the state level, with the strongest gains this year in Colorado, Oklahoma and Georgia, according to Bruce Grindy, the NRA's chief economist. Read … Read More