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.  

Low-carb presents upscaling challenges for big bakery brands


  • (France)

Lower carbohydrate intake has been linked to weight loss, and more mainstream baked goods manufacturers are looking to enter the market dominated by specialty products like those from the Atkins Diet … Read More

Small American craft distillers go global


  • New York Times (tiered subscription model), The

International demand for American craft spirits is growing, particularly in Europe, where consumers are drawn to the anti-establishment nature of the small, independent U.S. distillers. Importers, suc… Read More

Are you ready for new health-care reporting requirements?


If you're considered a "large employer" under the Affordable Care Act, you'll need to get a handle ASAP on new reporting requirements for businesses. Covered employers will have to file their first re… Read More