Food Manufacturing

ABA SmartBrief

News for the non-alcoholic beverage industry

ABA SmartBrief

Published in partnership with: American Beverage Association

The advantage of marrying packaging and social media

9/17/2014

  • SmartBrief/SmartBlog on Social Media

Big brands are finding success with strategies that marry excellent product packaging design with brand promotion and consumer engagement across a variety of social media, such as Coca-Cola's #ShareAC… Read More

GMA SmartBrief

News for the food, beverage and CPG industry

GMA SmartBrief

Published in partnership with: Grocery Manufacturers Association

Companies found Council on Health and Innovation to encourage employee wellness

9/16/2014

  • Reuters

The Coca-Cola Company and Johnson & Johnson are among the members of the newly-formed CEO Council on Health and Innovation. The Council aims to reduce the nation's healthcare costs by encouraging empl… Read More

IDFA SmartBrief

News about the dairy processing industry

IDFA SmartBrief

Published in partnership with: International Dairy Foods Association

Irish Dairy Board looks to double U.S. sales by 2020

9/16/2014

  • Wall Street Journal (tiered subscription model), The

The Irish Dairy Board plans to double its U.S. sales by 2020 to $500 million, with the expectation that American consumers will pay extra for its premium butters and cheeses. The dairy cooperative has… Read More

NCA SmartBrief

News and trends in the confectionery industry

NCA SmartBrief

Published in partnership with: National Confectioners Association

Brazil to see 26% expansion in premium chocolate category

9/17/2014

  • ConfectioneryNews.com (France)

The premium chocolate category in Brazil is expected to rise 26% by 2020, driven by a middle class and younger consumers seeking brand power and quality ingredients, according to a survey by the Brazi… Read More

GPI SmartBrief

Glass packaging news

GPI SmartBrief

Published in partnership with: Glass Packaging Institute

Lawsuit attempts to halt Indianapolis recycling proposal

9/17/2014

  • Indianapolis Star (tiered subscription model), The

An Indianapolis resident and two paper companies have filed suit against the city, alleging that a new recycling deal does not align with bidding and public notice standards. The plan, which includes … Read More