Food Manufacturing

ABA SmartBrief

News for the non-alcoholic beverage industry

ABA SmartBrief

Published in partnership with: American Beverage Association

Food brands not taking advantage of digital coupons, study says

9/2/2014

  • FoodNavigator

Food brands must shift their coupon strategies to keep pace with consumers who increasingly seek digital offers prior to and during their shopping trips, according to a study by L2 ThinkTank. Food pro… Read More

GMA SmartBrief

News for the food, beverage and CPG industry

GMA SmartBrief

Published in partnership with: Grocery Manufacturers Association

General Mills, Grupo Bimbo named among "most innovative" by Forbes

9/1/2014

  • BakeryAndSnacks.com (France)

Forbes' annual list of the top 100 "most innovative" companies includes cereal giant General Mills and Mexican bread producer Grupo Bimbo. Grupo Bimbo has introduced sandwich thins, bite-sized cake in… Read More

IDFA SmartBrief

News about the dairy processing industry

IDFA SmartBrief

Published in partnership with: International Dairy Foods Association

FrieslandCampina sees mixed results in 1st half of 2014

8/29/2014

  • Xinhuanet.com (China)

FrieslandCampina's revenues rose by 3.5% in the first six months of 2014 to $7.5 billion, but net profits dropped by 36.6% compared to the same period last year. The Dutch dairy company's results are … Read More

NCA SmartBrief

News and trends in the confectionery industry

NCA SmartBrief

Published in partnership with: National Confectioners Association

Mondelez moves pellet gum production from Africa to Poland

9/2/2014

  • ConfectioneryNews.com (France)

Mondelez International plans to move its production of Dentyne and Clorets chewing gum from Botswana to Poland, as African consumer demand for pellet-style gum declines in favor of slab gum, the compa… Read More

GPI SmartBrief

Glass packaging news

GPI SmartBrief

Published in partnership with: Glass Packaging Institute

Recycling partnership lets Alabama city pulverize its own glass

8/26/2014

  • Tuscaloosa News (Ala.), The

Tuscaloosa, Ala., residents will be able to keep their glass out of landfills starting next year thanks to a new West Alabama Recycling Partnership that has secured a grant for a glass pulverizer and … Read More