Food Manufacturing

ABA SmartBrief

News for the non-alcoholic beverage industry

ABA SmartBrief

Published in partnership with: American Beverage Association

Unoco brings its "raw" coconut water to the U.S.

7/11/2014

  • Telegraph (London) (tiered subscription model), The

Unoco's "raw" coconut water has made waves in the U.K. during its first year on the market and will soon be available in the U.S. at California and New York retailers. The company uses high-pressure p… Read More

GMA SmartBrief

News for the food, beverage and CPG industry

GMA SmartBrief

Published in partnership with: Grocery Manufacturers Association

Twin Cities Rainbow stores convert to new banners

7/11/2014

  • Pioneer Press (St. Paul, Minn.)

Five Rainbow Foods stores in the Twin Cities area have been transitioned from Roundy's ownership to Cub Foods and Byerly's banners, and others are expected to be converted over the next two weeks. A c… Read More

IDFA SmartBrief

News about the dairy processing industry

IDFA SmartBrief

Published in partnership with: International Dairy Foods Association

Abbott, Fonterra to partner on Chinese dairy hub

7/11/2014

  • Wall Street Journal (tiered subscription model), The
  • Chicago Tribune (tiered subscription model)

Abbott Laboratories has partnered with Fonterra Co-Operative Group to establish up to five diary farms with more than 16,000 dairy cows in China. The $300 million investment, which would open in 2017 … Read More

NCA SmartBrief

News and trends in the confectionery industry

NCA SmartBrief

Published in partnership with: National Confectioners Association

North American consumers come back to butter

7/11/2014

  • FoodNavigator

Natural fatty foods, like butter, are seeing an increase in consumption as consumers look for taste and more natural products, according to Euromonitor International. In North America, butter consumpt… Read More

GPI SmartBrief

Glass packaging news

GPI SmartBrief

Published in partnership with: Glass Packaging Institute

Report: Food packaging has 175 hazardous chemicals

7/8/2014

  • Daily Express (London)

A new report has found that 175 potentially toxic chemicals are being used in food packaging and many of the substances could get into the food itself. "Chemicals with highly toxic properties may lega… Read More