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Top 10: Panera offers catering for remote workers, Fresh Market files IPO, CDC inspects E. coli outbreak
Top 10: Panera offers catering for remote workers, Fresh Market files IPO, CDC inspects E. coli outbreak

SmartBrief food-and-beverage readers were also drawn in by Walmart’s full self-checkout structure in Texas.

Top 10: Nestle’s $1B e-commerce plan, new Oreo flavors, Walmart’s ESG progress report
Top 10: Nestle’s $1B e-commerce plan, new Oreo flavors, Walmart’s ESG progress report

Walmart recently debuted a new webpage to highlight its progress on environmental, social and governance goals.

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.

Top 10: Mondelez’ in-store bakeries, BBQ Holdings’ $13.5M deal and P.F. Chang’s To Go
Top 10: Mondelez’ in-store bakeries, BBQ Holdings’ $13.5M deal and P.F. Chang’s To Go

Mondelez' plans to grow its Give & Go in-store bakery business includes adding brands like Oreo to the lineup.

Top 10: Sweets & Snacks, post-pandemic trends and food prices
Top 10: Sweets & Snacks, post-pandemic trends and food prices

New sweet treats from CPG and candy brands caught readers' attention this week.

Top 10: Restaurant costs, PepsiCo’s work-from-home model, automated checkout at Amazon Fresh
Top 10: Restaurant costs, PepsiCo’s work-from-home model, automated checkout at Amazon Fresh

Candy was also a category that many SmartBrief food and beverage readers were interested in this week.

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: Popular summer candies, reimagined croissant shape, Chili’s new chicken sandwich
Top 10: Popular summer candies, reimagined croissant shape, Chili’s new chicken sandwich

News of Walmart’s new private-label beef brand also drew in SmartBrief food-and-beverage readers this week.

Top 10: CPG companies focus on flexibility; Lawmakers aim to expand summer food program; Restaurants line up for federal aid
Top 10: CPG companies focus on flexibility; Lawmakers aim to expand summer food program; Restaurants line up for federal aid

Lawmakers made plans this week to introduce the Stop Child Hunger Act, which would expand the summer Electronic Benefit Transfer program adopted during the pandemic.

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.

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