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.  

Edy's releases 6 flavors of frozen custard



Nestle's Edy's Ice Cream has made its Frozen Custard line available nationwide. The line includes six flavors including vanilla, chocolate malt, peanut butter pie and snickerdoodle. Read More

How robots may help farmers maximize their harvests


  • Wall Street Journal (tiered subscription model), The

The Agrobot is a robotic harvesting machine that's delicate enough to pick strawberries and smart enough to leave unripe fruit on the plant. The machine is the latest example of innovation aimed at he… Read More

Space-age culinary creations


Fresh off their trip to Anaheim for the National ProStart Invitational, competitors Brittney Richards and Sarah Hayes joined three of their classmates for a NASA-sponsored contest to create healthful … Read More