Food Retail

FMI dailyLead®

News and information about the grocery retail industry

FMI dailyLead®

Published in partnership with: Food Marketing Institute

Beverage brands explore health-focused energy drinks

7/9/2014

  • Refrigerated & Frozen Foods online

Brands across the beverage industry are ramping up production of health-oriented refrigerated and frozen energy drinks, including at-home or on-the-go vegetable and fruit smoothies, coconut juice, pro… Read More

PMA SmartBrief

News for produce marketing professionals

PMA SmartBrief

Published in partnership with: Produce Marketing Association

Food trucks of all sizes rev up for summer

7/9/2014

  • SmartBrief/SmartBlog on Food & Beverage

The mobile eatery industry has seen 12.4% annual revenue growth for the past five years, as chefs created more innovative options for foodies in search of fast, affordable fare. At the monthly Trucker… Read More

NEW SmartBrief

Women's leadership news for retail and consumer goods

NEW SmartBrief

Published in partnership with: Network of Executive Women

Lawsuits highlight gender discrimination

7/7/2014

  • Bloomberg Businessweek
  • Tampa Bay Times (St. Petersburg, Fla.)

Recent allegations of harassment at startup Tinder highlight the male-centric culture that is present in much of the tech industry, Sheelah Kolhatkar writes. Financial firms dealt with many of the sam… Read More

WSWA SmartBrief

Wine and spirits wholesale news

WSWA SmartBrief

Published in partnership with: Wine & Spirits Wholesalers of America

Farmers market tastings now open to small winemakers in Calif.

7/9/2014

  • Sacramento Bee (Calif.) (free registration), The

A law signed by California Gov. Jerry Brown on Tuesday expands the allowance of wine tastings at farmers markets to winemakers who bottle their own vintages. Previously, tastings were offered only by … Read More