Industry News
Emily Crowe

Emily Crowe edits food and beverage and marketing briefs at SmartBrief and writes about both industries for SmartBrief.com. She holds a bachelor's degree from Ohio University's E.W. Scripps School of Journalism.

Read All Stories from Emily Crowe

Top 10: Unilever’s workplace culture, Subway’s menu makeover
Top 10: Unilever’s workplace culture, Subway’s menu makeover

News from Unilever, Subway and J. Alexander's stood out to SmartBrief's food and beverage readers this week.

Trends report: The latest in sweets and snacks
Trends report: The latest in sweets and snacks

From combination flavors to better-for-you treats, the sweets and snacks category is seeing a bevy of new trends.

Grocers continue to make e-commerce moves
Grocers continue to make e-commerce moves

The pandemic has upended the grocery industry and food retailers large and small are catering to a more digital clientele.

Top 10: Grocer growth plans, Wendy’s new ad
Top 10: Grocer growth plans, Wendy’s new ad

News of expansion from ALDI and Lidl, as well as a new Wendy's ad, made news this week.

Top 10: High-ranking grocers, restaurant mask guidance, Hershey’s acquisition
Top 10: High-ranking grocers, restaurant mask guidance, Hershey’s acquisition

Tales of grocers, restaurant mask guidance and Hershey grabbed reader attention this week.

Top 10: Clorox prices, Target’s new stores, chicken sandwiches
Top 10: Clorox prices, Target’s new stores, chicken sandwiches

News about Clorox, Target and the world of crispy chicken sandwiches piqued SmartBrief readers' interest this week.

Top 10: Rethinking the buffet, Pepsi x Peeps, H-E-B’s new flagship store
Top 10: Rethinking the buffet, Pepsi x Peeps, H-E-B’s new flagship store

SmartBrief’s food and beverage readers were interested in news about Golden Corral’s buffet, a Pepsi and Peeps collaboration and stories about food retail.

The food industry turns its focus to sesame
The food industry turns its focus to sesame

A rise in sesame allergies has caused a stir in the food industry in recent years. How are the government and the food industry responding?

Behind the growth in the dietary supplement, vitamin market
Behind the growth in the dietary supplement, vitamin market

Vitamin and supplement sales have been on the rise since the pandemic started. Will the category momentum continue?

Top 10: CPG growth, McDonald’s packaging, frozen food
Top 10: CPG growth, McDonald’s packaging, frozen food

News from McDonald's, Trader Joe's and several CPG companies interested SmartBrief readers this week.

Pages