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.  

Australian creates new chocolate-coated rhubarb treats


  • ABC (Australia)

A rhubarb farmer in Tasmania has developed a recipe that involves freeze-drying fresh rhubarb and coating it with chocolate, which he plans to market under the name "Rhuby Delights." Although still a … Read More

Ill. Liquor Control meets with licensees for training session


  • Chicago Tribune (tiered subscription model)

Liquor licensees and servers received training on curbing underage sales and how to spot intoxicated patrons on Wednesday from the Illinois Liquor Control Commission. The meeting, which included more … Read More