Food Manufacturing

ABA SmartBrief

News for the non-alcoholic beverage industry

ABA SmartBrief

Published in partnership with: American Beverage Association

Experts weigh in on keys to successful beverage launches

10/1/2014

  • SmartBrief/SmartBlog on Food & Beverage

Companies should focus on providing value, consult consumer panels, promote functionality, establish a long-term plan, target millennials and find a product's "sweet spot" when launching new beverages… Read More

GMA SmartBrief

News for the food, beverage and CPG industry

GMA SmartBrief

Published in partnership with: Grocery Manufacturers Association

Heirloom corn varieties elevate popcorn

10/1/2014

  • New York Times (tiered subscription model), The

Farmers are revolutionizing the popcorn market by producing heirloom corn varieties that boast unique flavors. "If you look at craft beers, you'll see that the same thing happened," said Glenn Rober… Read More

IDFA SmartBrief

News about the dairy processing industry

IDFA SmartBrief

Published in partnership with: International Dairy Foods Association

Goat cheese varieties offer bright pop of taste

10/1/2014

  • Huffington Post, The

Goat's milk cheeses come in a variety of versatile tastes, textures and styles that offer a bright pop to cheese plates and displays, including soft versions such as Florette, Crottin de Chavignol, Ch… Read More

NCA SmartBrief

News and trends in the confectionery industry

NCA SmartBrief

Published in partnership with: National Confectioners Association

Hershey's CocoaLink program wins P3 Impact Award

10/1/2014

  • CandyAndSnackToday.com

The Hershey Co.'s CocoaLink program has been honored with the P3 Impact Award for the success of its public-private partnership to connect more than 1,700 cocoa growing communities and 50,000 farmers … Read More

GPI SmartBrief

Glass packaging news

GPI SmartBrief

Published in partnership with: Glass Packaging Institute

Austin businesses required to ramp up recycling

10/1/2014

  • KXAN-TV (Austin, Texas)

Under the city's Universal Recycling Ordinance, more businesses and residential properties in Austin, Texas will be required to offer recycling for plastics, paper, cardboard, glass and aluminum start… Read More