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Top 10: A McDonald's for Francophiles, Meijer's viral valentine and a popular pudding
Top 10: A McDonald's for Francophiles, Meijer's viral valentine and a popular pudding

A New York McDonald's with high-end design and pastry offerings, Meijer's popular Valentine's Day video and new snacks from Snyder's-Lance were among this week's most-read stories.

Amazon's top selling snacks
Amazon's top selling snacks

Amazon was featured in two of the top ten most-clicked food and beverage stories this week.

Top 10: Product innovation was on the menu for SmartBrief readers this week
Top 10: Product innovation was on the menu for SmartBrief readers this week

From Oprah's new line of chilled foods to a Big Mac ATM, news about product innovation was popular with readers this week.

Top 10: Futuristic snack food bag, Campbell CEO’s vision, restaurant and grocery trends
Top 10: Futuristic snack food bag, Campbell CEO’s vision, restaurant and grocery trends

New technology, changes in consumers' eating habits and restaurant trends were popular with readers this week.

Americans ate 7.6% more cheese in 2016 compared to 2014
Americans ate 7.6% more cheese in 2016 compared to 2014

US cheese consumption grew while milk drinking declined, USDA says

Top 10: Readers couldn't get enough of CPG news this week
Top 10: Readers couldn't get enough of CPG news this week

From Pepsi and General Mills to Kellogg and Mars, check out the CPG news that dominated food and beverage briefs this week.

Burt's Bees protein shake
Burt's Bees protein shake

New technology, new marketing tactics and new products made this week’s top news, but the most-read news story was the announcement that Coca-Cola’s startup incubator, The Founders program, closed.

News of Hershey's new CEO resonated with readers this week
News of Hershey's new CEO resonated with readers this week

Candy company executive promotions and healthy food stories topped this week's most-clicked list.

Starbucks global growth plans resonated with SmartBrief readers
Starbucks global growth plans resonated with SmartBrief readers

Check out SmartBrief's most-read food and beverage stories for the week of Dec. 12, 2016.

Top 10: General Mills reorganizes, McDonald's execs discuss the future, Fiber One ice cream goes national
Top 10: General Mills reorganizes, McDonald's execs discuss the future, Fiber One ice cream goes national

CPG news led this week's Top 10, with stories about General Mills' reorganization, Nestle's lower-sugar reformulation for its confections and Mondelez' new online portal for Oreo.