Food Manufacturing

ABA SmartBrief

News for the non-alcoholic beverage industry

ABA SmartBrief

Published in partnership with: American Beverage Association

Tetra Pak to launch first 100% renewable carton

10/22/2014

  • BeverageDaily.com (France)
  • Packaging Digest

Tetra Pak will roll out a version of its Tetra Rex milk carton next year that is the first carton to be made entirely of renewable and plant-based materials. Developed with biopolymer manufacturer Bra… Read More

GMA SmartBrief

News for the food, beverage and CPG industry

GMA SmartBrief

Published in partnership with: Grocery Manufacturers Association

"Wasabi Ginger" wins Lay's potato chip flavor contest

10/22/2014

  • Detroit News, The

Frito-Lay crowned the winner of its "Do Us a Flavor" contest for Lay's potato chips, with wasabi ginger winning the most votes over cappuccino, mango salsa and cheddar bacon mac and cheese. The contes… Read More

IDFA SmartBrief

News about the dairy processing industry

IDFA SmartBrief

Published in partnership with: International Dairy Foods Association

Meijer launches in-store, online everyday meals program

10/22/2014

  • Grand Rapids Business Journal (Mich.)

Meijer has launched a new program that promotes product combinations from different brands to help customers find ready-to-go meals for families of four at a cost of between $12 and $15 per meal. The … Read More

NCA SmartBrief

News and trends in the confectionery industry

NCA SmartBrief

Published in partnership with: National Confectioners Association

Puratos facility to focus on fermentation, nutrition, freshness

10/22/2014

  • BakeryAndSnacks.com (France)

The new $19.2 million Puratos global innovation facilities in Belgium will focus on a variety of research and development initiatives, including the effect of fermentation on flavor and texture on bak… Read More

GPI SmartBrief

Glass packaging news

GPI SmartBrief

Published in partnership with: Glass Packaging Institute

Southern Calif. city approaches 75% recycling rate

10/21/2014

  • Los Angeles Wave

Bell Gardens, Calif., is on track to achieve a 75% recycling rate years ahead of California's 2020 mandate thanks in part to a new collection method that doesn't require residents to separate out thei… Read More