Food Manufacturing

ABA SmartBrief

News for the non-alcoholic beverage industry

ABA SmartBrief

Published in partnership with: American Beverage Association

Flavored, functional water market to grow 11.5% by 2019

4/17/2014

  • FoodBev.com

The flavored and functional water category had $17.2 billion in sales in 2012, and the category is expected to grow by a compound annual growth rate of 11.5% by 2019 to hit an expected $36.7 billion, … Read More

GMA SmartBrief

News for the food, beverage and CPG industry

GMA SmartBrief

Published in partnership with: Grocery Manufacturers Association

Egg prices hit 6-year high as Easter approaches

4/17/2014

  • Bloomberg

Egg prices at U.S. supermarkets have hit a six-year high, with the cost of a dozen eggs reaching $2.06 in March, an increase of 7.1% from last year, according to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, and eg… Read More

IDFA SmartBrief

News about the dairy processing industry

IDFA SmartBrief

Published in partnership with: International Dairy Foods Association

Schreiber Foods set to expand Mo. plant by next summer

4/16/2014

  • Joplin Globe (Mo.) (tiered subscription model), The

A committee in Carthage, Mo., approved the expansion of a Schreiber Foods plant last week. The project will add about 29,000 square feet of space to the facility, redevelop 67,000 square feet and inst… Read More

NCA SmartBrief

News and trends in the confectionery industry

NCA SmartBrief

Published in partnership with: National Confectioners Association

Germany's chocolate Easter bunny production up 8.4%

4/17/2014

  • Bloomberg Businessweek

German confectioners will make 206 million chocolate Easter bunnies this year, an increase of 8.4% from last year due mainly to the holiday falling on a later date this year, according to the Associat… Read More

GPI SmartBrief

Glass packaging news

GPI SmartBrief

Published in partnership with: Glass Packaging Institute

Denmark Study: No safe BPA replacement found yet

4/15/2014

  • FoodQualityNews.com (France)

The National Food Institute of Denmark looked into five compounds as replacements for BPA but determined none are suitable alternatives because they offer similar concerns. Denmark temporarily banned … Read More

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