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.  

Beyond Meat CEO: Consumers crave protein, no matter the source

3/3/2015

  • FoodNavigator

Plant-based protein products can offer more nutritional benefits in one package than standard animal proteins, and brands are improving the taste and texture of their faux-meat offerings to make them … Read More

Meijer sells 5 c-store gas stations as part of 1-stop strategy

3/3/2015

  • MLive.com (Michigan) (free registration)

Five stand-alone Meijer convenience store gas stations were sold to CITGO Petroleum and CITGO marketer American Gas and Oil to be reopened under the CITGO banner. The move is part of Meijer's strategy… Read More

Mathieu Palombino makes his pop-up permanent and more chef news in NYC

3/3/2015

Mathieu Palombino is going brick and mortar with a permanent version of former pop-up, Chez Jef. Meanwhile, Sue Torres partners with the cocktail mavens at Clover Club for a new pan-Latin concept. Thi… Read More