Food & Beverage

Lead Editor: Amy Sung

About This Industry

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.  

Flavor-makers move toward natural formulations for gourmet palates


  • Wall Street Journal (tiered subscription model), The

Food makers are being challenged to create items with bold, unique flavors that are made with the simple, natural ingredients consumers crave. Flavor houses are responding to the demand by offering fl… Read More

Undeclared wheat prompts recall of barbecue corn chips in Canada


  • Food Poisoning Bulletin

Barbecue corn chips under the Jack ‘N Jill and Chippy labels have been recalled by Wilby Commercial, Diwa Products, Corinthian Distributors, APO Products, AFOD and the Canadian Food Inspection Agenc… Read More

Does it pay to buy used equipment?


Buying used commercial foodservice equipment can save you a bundle in the short term. But is it a good investment? Tackle these 10 questions before deciding whether to buy new or used. Read more. Read More