Food Manufacturing

ABA SmartBrief

News for the non-alcoholic beverage industry

ABA SmartBrief

Published in partnership with: American Beverage Association

Caffeine could improve athletes' performance, study finds

7/25/2014

  • BeverageDaily.com (France)

Sports performance can be improved with even small doses of caffeine, according to a new study. The study found caffeine in any form improved performance in both endurance exercises and high-intensity… Read More

GMA SmartBrief

News for the food, beverage and CPG industry

GMA SmartBrief

Published in partnership with: Grocery Manufacturers Association

Clorox cleans up with "The Bachelorette" social TV work

7/25/2014

  • eMarketer

Clorox Bleach is continuing its social TV efforts during ABC's "The Bachelorette" after the initial success of its "bleachable moments" with millennial consumers. Tie-ins include jokes about getting o… Read More

IDFA SmartBrief

News about the dairy processing industry

IDFA SmartBrief

Published in partnership with: International Dairy Foods Association

FrieslandCampina expands production at Hungarian facility

7/25/2014

  • Just-Food.com (free registration)

FrieslandCampina unveiled a new facility at its existing Mateszalka site in Hungary, where the company will produce Mia desserts and Milli cream. Mateszalka will be the dairy processor's only facility… Read More

NCA SmartBrief

News and trends in the confectionery industry

NCA SmartBrief

Published in partnership with: National Confectioners Association

Hershey reduces its marketing spend 5% in Q2

7/24/2014

  • Advertising Age (free access for SmartBrief readers)

Hershey Co. had reduced the amount spent on advertising by cutting its marketing spend by about 5% in the second quarter, which followed a 3% reduction in the first quarter. The company has "gotten a … Read More

GPI SmartBrief

Glass packaging news

GPI SmartBrief

Published in partnership with: Glass Packaging Institute

Reuse inks 15-year recycling contract with Ardagh

7/22/2014

  • Resource Efficient Business (U.K.)
  • FoodProductionDaily.com (France)

Ardagh Group and U.K. recycling company Reuse have entered a 15-year deal in which Reuse will supply recycled cullet to three Ardagh glass plants in Yorkshire, England. Reuse has already invested in s… Read More