Food Retail

FMI dailyLead®

News and information about the grocery retail industry

FMI dailyLead®

Published in partnership with: Food Marketing Institute

Food makers, retailers take gluten-free to the next level

4/17/2015

  • SmartBrief/SmartBlog on Food & Beverage

Some 70% of natural foods shoppers are seeking gluten-free options, and 90% of them expect to maintain or boost their spending levels, according to Joel Warady of Enjoy Life Foods. The trend has retai… Read More

PMA SmartBrief

News for produce marketing professionals

PMA SmartBrief

Published in partnership with: Produce Marketing Association

Tenn. professor wins $500K to study foodborne illness

4/17/2015

  • Republic (Columbus, Ind.), The

Tennessee State University Professor Ankit Patras has received a $500,000 U.S. Agriculture Department grant to study foodborne illness prevention. The grant is part of a $19 million National Institute… Read More

NEW SmartBrief

Women's leadership news for retail and consumer goods

NEW SmartBrief

Published in partnership with: Network of Executive Women

Study ties female economic power to boardroom diversity

4/13/2015

  • CNBC
  • New York Times (tiered subscription model), The

The "economic power" that women have in a particular country has a significant effect on whether they are able to succeed in corporate boardrooms, according to research conducted at Cambridge Universi… Read More

WSWA SmartBrief

Wine and spirits wholesale news

WSWA SmartBrief

Published in partnership with: Wine & Spirits Wholesalers of America

Free beer, wine return to long-haul United Airlines flights

4/17/2015

  • Los Angeles Times (tiered subscription model)

United Airlines plans to bring back free beer, wine and meal service for economy passengers on transatlantic, transpacific and other international flights, effective June 1, according to the carrier. … Read More