Food Manufacturing

ABA SmartBrief

News for the non-alcoholic beverage industry

ABA SmartBrief

Published in partnership with: American Beverage Association

Coca-Cola sees big sales boost for smaller bottles, cans

11/21/2014

  • Wall Street Journal (tiered subscription model), The
  • Wall Street Journal (tiered subscription model), The

Dollar sales of Coca-Cola's smaller packages including 7.5-ounce "mini cans" and 8-ounce glass bottles have risen 9% in the past year, the company announced Wednesday. Coke's North America President S… Read More

GMA SmartBrief

News for the food, beverage and CPG industry

GMA SmartBrief

Published in partnership with: Grocery Manufacturers Association

Boulder Brands acquires stake in Turmeric Alive

11/21/2014

  • BevNet.com

Boulder Brands Investment Group is adding to its roster of natural brands with the purchase of a minority stake in beverage brand Turmeric Alive. The producer of turmeric-infused, high-pressured proce… Read More

IDFA SmartBrief

News about the dairy processing industry

IDFA SmartBrief

Published in partnership with: International Dairy Foods Association

Dannon exec: Nutrition guidelines must be clear, simple

11/21/2014

  • DairyFoods.com

Nutrition guidelines should be clear and simple on the part of the federal government, and the food industry should be ready to provide delicious and affordable healthy foods for consumers, Dannon Vic… Read More

NCA SmartBrief

News and trends in the confectionery industry

NCA SmartBrief

Published in partnership with: National Confectioners Association

Chocolate with 60% cacao or more touts health benefits

11/21/2014

  • Time.com

Dark chocolate contains several antioxidants and stress-relieving properties, but the benefits are largely found in chocolate containing at least 60% cacao, according to experts. Consumption however, … Read More

GPI SmartBrief

Glass packaging news

GPI SmartBrief

Published in partnership with: Glass Packaging Institute

Investigation: Nev. garbage company triggers skepticism

11/19/2014

  • KLAS-TV (Las Vegas)

In one Nevada community, a sole garbage company manages all the pickup services and the landfill. As the region shifts to a single-stream recycling program, Republic Services has been reducing pick-up… Read More

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