Food Manufacturing

ABA SmartBrief

News for the non-alcoholic beverage industry

ABA SmartBrief

Published in partnership with: American Beverage Association

Former Vitaminwater exec launches new "energy water" brand

9/22/2014

  • BeverageDaily.com (France)

Former Vitaminwater COO Carol Dollard has launched a new "naturally energizing" drink inspired by Hispanic aguas frescas. Agua Enerviva features guarana extract, and Dollard said the 10-calorie drink … Read More

GMA SmartBrief

News for the food, beverage and CPG industry

GMA SmartBrief

Published in partnership with: Grocery Manufacturers Association

Eco-friendly packaging innovations include edible containers

9/22/2014

  • Washington Post (tiered subscription model), The

Food technology companies are working to develop a variety of sustainable packaging solutions, such as WikiCells' food skins, LOLIWARE edible cups and MonoSol's plastic-looking water-soluble film. Tom… Read More

IDFA SmartBrief

News about the dairy processing industry

IDFA SmartBrief

Published in partnership with: International Dairy Foods Association

Bega Cheese seals 5-year, $100M UHT milk deal in China

9/22/2014

  • ABC (Australia)

Bega Cheese has signed a five-year, $100 million UHT milk supply deal with Chinese supermarket chain Chongqing General Trading Group, which has a 50% market share in the Chongqing municipality, which … Read More

NCA SmartBrief

News and trends in the confectionery industry

NCA SmartBrief

Published in partnership with: National Confectioners Association

Prices, demand for chocolate on the rise in Singapore

9/22/2014

  • Asia News Network

Chocolate consumption in Singapore is growing, despite price hikes between 5% and 8% in response to ingredient costs, according to retailers and distributors. Demand for premium chocolate is also on t… 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