Food Manufacturing

ABA SmartBrief

News for the non-alcoholic beverage industry

ABA SmartBrief

Published in partnership with: American Beverage Association

Coca-Cola helps fund research toward stopping citrus disease

9/12/2014

  • SoutheastFarmPress.com

Coca-Cola has donated a total of $3 million in the past three years to the University of Florida's Institute of Food and Agricultural Sciences to research a disease affecting the state's $9 billion ci… Read More

GMA SmartBrief

News for the food, beverage and CPG industry

GMA SmartBrief

Published in partnership with: Grocery Manufacturers Association

PepsiCo and GLAAD partner on anti-bullying campaign

9/12/2014

  • Drug Store News

PepsiCo and GLADD are partnering on an anti-bullying campaign called "Purple On!" to show support for Spirit Day. GLAAD's Spirit Day will take place on Oct. 16 and asks people to wear purple in suppor… Read More

IDFA SmartBrief

News about the dairy processing industry

IDFA SmartBrief

Published in partnership with: International Dairy Foods Association

Glanbia to add to portfolio with Isopure acquisition

9/12/2014

  • Irish Times (Dublin), The

Glanbia will acquire the American sports nutrition brand Isopure in a deal worth $153 million, the Irish performance nutrition and ingredients company said. Isopure will add powders and ready-to-drink… Read More

NCA SmartBrief

News and trends in the confectionery industry

NCA SmartBrief

Published in partnership with: National Confectioners Association

Ferrero merger with hazelnut supplier approved by EC

9/12/2014

  • ConfectioneryNews.com (France)

The European Commission has approved the acquisition of Oltan by Ferrero, declaring there are no competition concerns. The merger makes Oltan the world's largest hazelnut supplier, but the market stil… Read More

GPI SmartBrief

Glass packaging news

GPI SmartBrief

Published in partnership with: Glass Packaging Institute

Houston re-evaluates one-bin sorting

9/10/2014

  • Resource Recycling

Houston, once poised to become the largest U.S. city to utilize a single-bin approach to recycling, may not adopt the strategy after all, according to Director of Solid Waste Harry Hayes. Though the c… Read More