Food Manufacturing

ABA SmartBrief

News for the non-alcoholic beverage industry

ABA SmartBrief

Published in partnership with: American Beverage Association

New ChiaVie aims to appeal to mainstream shoppers

3/4/2015

  • BevNet.com

ChiaVie has developed a new line called Chia Infusions that will provide a lighter, low-sugar alternative to the company's line of smoothies. The new formulation responds to requests from retailers, w… Read More

GMA SmartBrief

News for the food, beverage and CPG industry

GMA SmartBrief

Published in partnership with: Grocery Manufacturers Association

Bob Evans won't sell off packaged food division

3/4/2015

  • Reuters

Bob Evans Farms said it won't sell or spin off its packaged food operations, after a review by Lazard indicated such a move wouldn't increase shareholder value. The chain said it will continue to eval… Read More

IDFA SmartBrief

News about the dairy processing industry

IDFA SmartBrief

Published in partnership with: International Dairy Foods Association

Brewster Dairy, Hilmar Jerseys recognized by IDFA

3/4/2015

  • DairyFoods.com

IDFA recently recognized Brewster Dairy owner Fritz Leeman with the National Cheese Institute's Laureate Award for his contributions to the development and growth of the cheese industry. Brewster Dair… Read More

NCA SmartBrief

News and trends in the confectionery industry

NCA SmartBrief

Published in partnership with: National Confectioners Association

WHO issues call to reduce sugar consumption to 10% of calories

3/4/2015

  • ABC News

The World Health Organization released new guidelines today that focus on scaling back the amount of added sugars found in processed foods. It is suggesting that people reduce their intake to just 5% … Read More

GPI SmartBrief

Glass packaging news

GPI SmartBrief

Published in partnership with: Glass Packaging Institute

Ky. Senate committee advances bill that would keep brewers, distributors separate

3/3/2015

  • WCPO-TV (Cincinnati)
  • Courier-Journal (Louisville, Ky.) (tiered subscription model), The

A Kentucky Senate committee yesterday passed a bill that, if it becomes law, would force Anheuser-Busch to give up two beer distributorships it owns in the state. The bill aims to keep in place the ex… Read More