Food Manufacturing

ABA SmartBrief

News for the non-alcoholic beverage industry

ABA SmartBrief

Published in partnership with: American Beverage Association

POM Wonderful revamps iced tea line to focus on antioxidants



POM Wonderful gave its line of iced teas a new name and package meant to appeal to health-conscious consumers. The new Antioxidant Super Teas line is packaged in the brand's familiar curvy bottles, an… Read More

GMA SmartBrief

News for the food, beverage and CPG industry

GMA SmartBrief

Published in partnership with: Grocery Manufacturers Association

Experts weigh in on keys to successful beverage launches


  • 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

IDFA SmartBrief

News about the dairy processing industry

IDFA SmartBrief

Published in partnership with: International Dairy Foods Association

Wal-Mart, other retailers work to eradicate food deserts


  • Tampa Bay Times (St. Petersburg, Fla.)

About 23.5 million Americans live in U.S. Department of Agriculture-designated food deserts, where more than 20% of residents live below the poverty line and one-third are located a mile or more from … Read More

NCA SmartBrief

News and trends in the confectionery industry

NCA SmartBrief

Published in partnership with: National Confectioners Association

Chinese, Indian markets crucial to sustainable palm oil growth


  • FoodNavigator

Penetration of the Indian and Chinese markets are essential for expanding Certified Sustainable Palm Oil from niche status to the mainstream industry, says former Roundtable on Sustainable Palm Oil Di… Read More

GPI SmartBrief

Glass packaging news

GPI SmartBrief

Published in partnership with: Glass Packaging Institute

Innovative packaging creates buzz for beverages


  • Food Dive

New packaging technologies, a demand for increased aesthetics and fierce competition among ad agencies are driving a trend toward innovative beverage packaging. Brands from soda to spirits are investi… Read More