Food Manufacturing

ABA SmartBrief

News for the non-alcoholic beverage industry

ABA SmartBrief

Published in partnership with: American Beverage Association

Convenience, health key factors in new beverages

2/26/2015

  • FoodBusinessNews.net (free registration)

Campbell's line of cold-pressed ultra-premium juices and PepsiCo's Propel Electrolyte Water are among the beverages being introduced in the coming months that are in line with consumer demands for con… Read More

GMA SmartBrief

News for the food, beverage and CPG industry

GMA SmartBrief

Published in partnership with: Grocery Manufacturers Association

Nestle launches frozen custard

2/26/2015

  • Just-Food.com (free registration)

Nestle is igniting the frozen custard sector with the expansion of its Edy's and Dreyer's Ice Cream brands. The frozen custard, made with no artificial flavors or colors, will come in six flavors, inc… Read More

IDFA SmartBrief

News about the dairy processing industry

IDFA SmartBrief

Published in partnership with: International Dairy Foods Association

Butter-flavored Kit Kats to launch in Japan

2/25/2015

  • Time.com

Kit Kat will launch a new butter flavor next month in the Japanese city of Sapporo, where a flavor contest sponsored by the Tsuji Group culinary school determined the new flavor. The butter-flavored K… Read More

NCA SmartBrief

News and trends in the confectionery industry

NCA SmartBrief

Published in partnership with: National Confectioners Association

Mars explores natural colors but says artificial dyes are safe

2/26/2015

  • ConfectioneryNews.com (France)

The switch to natural alternatives for colors and flavors is complex, challenging and takes a lot of time, said Mars in a statement last week. The company is currently exploring natural sources for th… Read More

GPI SmartBrief

Glass packaging news

GPI SmartBrief

Published in partnership with: Glass Packaging Institute

Study: Prenatal exposure to plastic chemicals may harm development

2/24/2015

  • FoodProductionDaily.com (France)

Prenatal exposure to phthalates commonly found in plastic food packaging and cosmetics could alter baby boys' genitalia before they are born, found a study published in the Reproductive Health Journal… Read More