Food Manufacturing

ABA SmartBrief

News for the non-alcoholic beverage industry

ABA SmartBrief

Published in partnership with: American Beverage Association

Vancouver company ventures into new beverage category with coffee leaf tea

11/24/2014

  • FoodNavigator

Vancouver, Canada-based Wize Monkey is taking a different approach to the coffee plant than others in the market like Bai Brands and KonaRed, which have made use of the coffee fruit. Founders Max Rive… Read More

GMA SmartBrief

News for the food, beverage and CPG industry

GMA SmartBrief

Published in partnership with: Grocery Manufacturers Association

Private equity firm acquires Noosa Yoghurt

11/24/2014

  • Denver Post, The

Noosa Finest Yoghurt has been acquired by the private equity firm Advent International. Advent's addition of former Heinz and Nestle CEOs to its Board of Directors "will enhance what we've got, not tr… Read More

IDFA SmartBrief

News about the dairy processing industry

IDFA SmartBrief

Published in partnership with: International Dairy Foods Association

Growth of functional foods, drinks driven by consumer trends

11/24/2014

  • DairyReporter.com (France)

The functional foods category has seen sales of $176.7 billion this year, led by the U.S. market, according to the Nutrition Business Journal, where consumer trends such as lifestyle management, healt… Read More

NCA SmartBrief

News and trends in the confectionery industry

NCA SmartBrief

Published in partnership with: National Confectioners Association

Green efforts of snack makers will come in package design

11/24/2014

  • BakeryAndSnacks.com (France)

According to Snack Food Association CEO Tom Dempsey, snack makers' sustainability focus "is being driven customers, not the consumer. It's the retailer...asking 'what is your carbon footprint?'" He sa… Read More

GPI SmartBrief

Glass packaging news

GPI SmartBrief

Published in partnership with: Glass Packaging Institute

Investigation: Nev. garbage company triggers skepticism

11/19/2014

  • KLAS-TV (Las Vegas)

In one Nevada community, a sole garbage company manages all the pickup services and the landfill. As the region shifts to a single-stream recycling program, Republic Services has been reducing pick-up… Read More

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