Food Manufacturing

ABA SmartBrief

News for the non-alcoholic beverage industry

ABA SmartBrief

Published in partnership with: American Beverage Association

Beverage sales bounced back in 2014 on strong bottled water sales

4/1/2015

  • FoodBusinessNews.net (free registration)

Increased sales of bottled water helped boost the overall beverage market last year, according to the Beverage Marketing Corp. Sales of bottled water by volume increased 7.3%, thanks in part to aggres… Read More

GMA SmartBrief

News for the food, beverage and CPG industry

GMA SmartBrief

Published in partnership with: Grocery Manufacturers Association

Cup Noodles' evolution from postwar hunger remedy to student staple

3/31/2015

  • Adweek

Nissin's Cup Noodles has grown from a remedy for a hungry nation to a staple for students and those with low budgets and limited time. Momofuku Ando created precooked noodles to fill a need for a low-… Read More

IDFA SmartBrief

News about the dairy processing industry

IDFA SmartBrief

Published in partnership with: International Dairy Foods Association

Danone, Starbucks to partner on Greek yogurt offerings

3/31/2015

  • Reuters

Starbucks launched a new line of yogurt-based products at select shops on Tuesday as part of a collaboration with Danone, including smoothies made with an exclusive Dannon Greek yogurt and Starbucks' … Read More

NCA SmartBrief

News and trends in the confectionery industry

NCA SmartBrief

Published in partnership with: National Confectioners Association

Peeps heat up holiday confections, explode in pop culture

4/1/2015

  • Fortune

Just Born Inc. has expanded its line of Peeps confections from simple chick and bunny shapes during the Easter season to a range that includes more than 35 varieties for the spring holiday and an addi… Read More

GPI SmartBrief

Glass packaging news

GPI SmartBrief

Published in partnership with: Glass Packaging Institute

Mo. entrepreneurs find opportunity in curbside glass recycling

3/31/2015

  • Kansas City Star (Mo.), The

Glass recycling is returning to Missouri's Johnson County thanks to a trial with pickup service GlassBandit. The startup is among a growing number of similar businesses in the county that are taking a… Read More