Food & Beverage

Lead Editor: Amy Sung

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SmartBrief brings you the top news stories from the food and beverage industry, with newsletters focusing on restaurants, consumer packaged goods, food marketing, food and beverage packaging, confectionery, nutrition, the dairy industry and the world of culinary arts.  

Hershey hosts Ghana's 2013 Best Cocoa Farmer



The Hershey Co. sponsored and hosted a trip for the 2013 winner of Ghana’s Best Cocoa Farmer, who began a career in cocoa farming after retiring from education. Abraham Adusei was selected by the Co… Read More

Ultra launches 1-hour alcohol delivery service in Conn.


  • Hartford Courant (Conn.), The

Alcohol delivery service Ultra has launched in the Hartford, Conn., market, promising it will deliver bottles of wine, beer, liquor, nonalcoholic drinks and mixers to homes or businesses in less than … Read More

Are restaurant employees happy with their jobs?


The answer is a resounding yes! Nearly 90% of industry employees are proud to work at their jobs, a new report from the National Restaurant Association found. In addition, 75% of them say the jobs are… Read More