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.  

GMA teams on industry effort to cut food waste


  • SmartBrief/SmartBlog on Food & Beverage

GMA, along with dozens of other industry groups, including the National Restaurant Association and the Food Marketing Institute, is part of the Food Waste Reduction Alliance, which last week released … Read More

Fresh Thyme Farmers Market to ramp up Chicago presence


  • Chicago Tribune (tiered subscription model)

Fresh Thyme Farmers Market opened a new store in the Chicago area this week that features pizza and sandwich bars in addition to the retailer's specialty grocery options. The company plans more stores… Read More

Nevada led restaurant job growth in 2013


Restaurant job growth was broad-based last year, with the industry adding jobs in all 50 states and the District of Columbia. Nevada led the way with a robust gain, topping the list for the first time… Read More