Food Manufacturing

ABA SmartBrief

News for the non-alcoholic beverage industry

ABA SmartBrief

Published in partnership with: American Beverage Association

Coffee, "snackification" drive c-store breakfast purchases

4/22/2014

  • BakeryAndSnacks.com (France)

Convenience stores, which recorded revenues of $40.1 billion in 2013, are five times more likely to be the source of the grab-and-go snacks that are eaten by 28 million U.S. consumers every day, accor… Read More

GMA SmartBrief

News for the food, beverage and CPG industry

GMA SmartBrief

Published in partnership with: Grocery Manufacturers Association

TreeHouse Foods to acquire Protenergy Natural Foods in $154M deal

4/21/2014

  • Pittsburgh Post-Gazette
  • Bloomberg
  • Wall Street Journal (tiered subscription model), The

TreeHouse Foods will buy Protenergy Natural Foods for $154 million, adding Protenergy's line of private-label broths, soups and gravies to TreeHouse's own private-label pickles, powdered creamers and … Read More

IDFA SmartBrief

News about the dairy processing industry

IDFA SmartBrief

Published in partnership with: International Dairy Foods Association

Nutrition experts offer tips on "clean eating"

4/21/2014

  • Daily News (New York)

The term "clean eating" means choosing the healthiest foods and ingredients and paying attention to where food comes from, registered dietitian nutritionist Rachel Knopf Shey and cookbook author Attil… Read More

NCA SmartBrief

News and trends in the confectionery industry

NCA SmartBrief

Published in partnership with: National Confectioners Association

Abraaj Group acquires stake in Kool Food, plans expansion

4/22/2014

  • ConfectioneryNews.com (France)

The Abraaj Group has purchased a stake in Kool Food, a Moroccan chocolate company that produces brands like Dopingo and Chocool, and plans to increase Kool Food product offerings as well as expand its… Read More

GPI SmartBrief

Glass packaging news

GPI SmartBrief

Published in partnership with: Glass Packaging Institute

Denmark Study: No safe BPA replacement found yet

4/15/2014

  • FoodQualityNews.com (France)

The National Food Institute of Denmark looked into five compounds as replacements for BPA but determined none are suitable alternatives because they offer similar concerns. Denmark temporarily banned … Read More