Food Manufacturing

ABA SmartBrief

News for the non-alcoholic beverage industry

ABA SmartBrief

Published in partnership with: American Beverage Association

Tetley capitalizes on U.S. love for Prince George

7/24/2014

  • MediaPost Communications

American consumers are fascinated with the British royal family, and to celebrate Prince George's first birthday, Tetley is offering a free box of Tetley British Blend to all U.S. residents with "Geor… Read More

GMA SmartBrief

News for the food, beverage and CPG industry

GMA SmartBrief

Published in partnership with: Grocery Manufacturers Association

Hershey Co. accounts for nearly half of candy ads on TV

7/24/2014

  • Wall Street Journal (tiered subscription model), The

Hershey Co. accounted for nearly half of the $883.6 million spent on national TV ads for candy and gum in the first half of 2014, with the bulk of spending going toward Hershey's and Reese's products,… Read More

IDFA SmartBrief

News about the dairy processing industry

IDFA SmartBrief

Published in partnership with: International Dairy Foods Association

Package design paramount to new beverage success

7/23/2014

  • FoodBev.com

For new beverages hoping to grab market share from their tried-and-true counterparts, the package design must grab consumers' attention and entice them to make the purchase, according to a study by Af… Read More

NCA SmartBrief

News and trends in the confectionery industry

NCA SmartBrief

Published in partnership with: National Confectioners Association

Ritter Sport starts cocoa plantation to control supply

7/24/2014

  • ConfectioneryNews.com (France)

Ritter Sport has purchased 2,500 hectares in Nicaragua to create its own cocoa plantation that will provide 30% of its supply. The land was not previously a cocoa plantation, but Ritter has already pl… Read More

GPI SmartBrief

Glass packaging news

GPI SmartBrief

Published in partnership with: Glass Packaging Institute

Reuse inks 15-year recycling contract with Ardagh

7/22/2014

  • Resource Efficient Business (U.K.)
  • FoodProductionDaily.com (France)

Ardagh Group and U.K. recycling company Reuse have entered a 15-year deal in which Reuse will supply recycled cullet to three Ardagh glass plants in Yorkshire, England. Reuse has already invested in s… Read More