Food Manufacturing

ABA SmartBrief

News for the non-alcoholic beverage industry

ABA SmartBrief

Published in partnership with: American Beverage Association

PepsiCo looks to protein, coconut water for growth opportunities

11/25/2014

  • State Journal-Register (Springfield, Ill.), The

PepsiCo has plans to expand beyond soda with protein drinks and low-calorie sparkling waters. Simon Lowden, chief marketing officer of Pepsi Beverages North America, said consumers can expect to see "… Read More

GMA SmartBrief

News for the food, beverage and CPG industry

GMA SmartBrief

Published in partnership with: Grocery Manufacturers Association

Nutritional bars market still has unmet needs

11/25/2014

  • BakeryAndSnacks.com (France)

The nutritional bar market is quickly approaching saturation, but there are still "growth opportunities that haven't been exploited," said Good Green CEO John Huff. The Ohio-based company aims to stan… Read More

IDFA SmartBrief

News about the dairy processing industry

IDFA SmartBrief

Published in partnership with: International Dairy Foods Association

Growth of functional foods, drinks driven by consumer trends

11/24/2014

  • DairyReporter.com (France)

The functional foods category has seen sales of $176.7 billion this year, led by the U.S. market, according to the Nutrition Business Journal, where consumer trends such as lifestyle management, healt… Read More

NCA SmartBrief

News and trends in the confectionery industry

NCA SmartBrief

Published in partnership with: National Confectioners Association

ICCO: Chocolate shortage warnings grossly overstated

11/25/2014

  • FoodNavigator

Reports that the cocoa industry will experience shortages of chocolate in 2020 are significantly overstated, and cocoa supply is projected to be sufficient for the next five years, says the Internatio… Read More

GPI SmartBrief

Glass packaging news

GPI SmartBrief

Published in partnership with: Glass Packaging Institute

Investigation: Nev. garbage company triggers skepticism

11/19/2014

  • KLAS-TV (Las Vegas)

In one Nevada community, a sole garbage company manages all the pickup services and the landfill. As the region shifts to a single-stream recycling program, Republic Services has been reducing pick-up… Read More

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