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.  

Pecans offer versatility to confectionery market

7/29/2014

  • BakeryAndSnacks.com (France)

Pecans are full of antioxidants and offer a versatility that makes them ideal for use in confectionery products, according to Margaret Lisi, program director at the Center for Pecan Innovation. They c… Read More

FMI, NRF, NRA urge payments industry to adopt tokenization

7/29/2014

  • Retailing Today

Trade groups including FMI, the National Retail Federation and the National Restaurant Association have launched an effort to advocate for adopting tokenization by the payment industry, because paymen… Read More

The tweet's the thing

7/29/2014

Everyone’s atwitter about the NRA's Kids LiveWell Twitter party, held in celebration of the program’s third anniversary. Joy Dubost, senior director of nutrition, got the "party" started by chatti… Read More