Food Manufacturing

ABA SmartBrief

News for the non-alcoholic beverage industry

ABA SmartBrief

Published in partnership with: American Beverage Association

Yerba mate shows potential as sports nutrition ingredient

10/2/2014

  • NutraIngredients

Drinking yerba mate before light or moderate exercise could enhance fat metabolism, according to a recent study. Higher levels of fatty acid oxidation and decreased levels of lactate in the blood were… Read More

GMA SmartBrief

News for the food, beverage and CPG industry

GMA SmartBrief

Published in partnership with: Grocery Manufacturers Association

Mondelez signs a deal with Google centering on digital video

10/1/2014

  • Advertising Age (free access for SmartBrief readers)

Mondelez International has signed a "substantial" global advertising pact with Google that includes the creation of online videos around its Sour Patch Kids candy and other brands. Mondelez said the d… Read More

IDFA SmartBrief

News about the dairy processing industry

IDFA SmartBrief

Published in partnership with: International Dairy Foods Association

KeVita CEO predicts mainstream success for probiotic drinks

10/1/2014

  • BevNet.com

KeVita CEO Bill Moses said probiotic drinks, like his company's kombucha, will soon see success in mainstream grocers, not just specialty stores. A distribution agreement with PepsiCo has helped KeVit… Read More

NCA SmartBrief

News and trends in the confectionery industry

NCA SmartBrief

Published in partnership with: National Confectioners Association

Hershey's CocoaLink program wins P3 Impact Award

10/1/2014

  • CandyAndSnackToday.com

The Hershey Co.'s CocoaLink program has been honored with the P3 Impact Award for the success of its public-private partnership to connect more than 1,700 cocoa growing communities and 50,000 farmers … Read More

GPI SmartBrief

Glass packaging news

GPI SmartBrief

Published in partnership with: Glass Packaging Institute

Austin businesses required to ramp up recycling

10/1/2014

  • KXAN-TV (Austin, Texas)

Under the city's Universal Recycling Ordinance, more businesses and residential properties in Austin, Texas will be required to offer recycling for plastics, paper, cardboard, glass and aluminum start… Read More