Food Manufacturing

ABA SmartBrief

News for the non-alcoholic beverage industry

ABA SmartBrief

Published in partnership with: American Beverage Association

Food trucks of all sizes rev up for summer

7/9/2014

  • SmartBrief/SmartBlog on Food & Beverage

The mobile eatery industry has seen 12.4% annual revenue growth for the past five years, as chefs created more innovative options for foodies in search of fast, affordable fare. At the monthly Trucker… Read More

GMA SmartBrief

News for the food, beverage and CPG industry

GMA SmartBrief

Published in partnership with: Grocery Manufacturers Association

Nestle to bring modular factories to Africa

7/9/2014

  • FoodProductionDaily.com (France)

Nestle has created a new modular factory design for beverage and cocoa production that can be constructed twice as fast as traditional factories for 50% to 60% less investment. The new design offers t… Read More

IDFA SmartBrief

News about the dairy processing industry

IDFA SmartBrief

Published in partnership with: International Dairy Foods Association

Stonyfield to fund Maine organic dairy training program

7/9/2014

  • Forecaster (Falmouth, Maine), The

Stonyfield has partnered with Wolfe's Neck Farm in Maine to develop a training program for organic dairy farming, as the demand for organic dairy rises. The program, funded by a three-year grant of ne… Read More

NCA SmartBrief

News and trends in the confectionery industry

NCA SmartBrief

Published in partnership with: National Confectioners Association

The rise of raw chocolate as the next superfood

7/8/2014

  • BBC

Raw chocolate is marketed as the next superfood with claims that it contains higher antioxidant levels because it is not roasted. Manufacturers eliminate the roasting process and instead allow the bea… 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