June 3, 2016

General Mills is planning to roll out several products this month that make breakfast a meal increasingly consumed on the run. Quartz reports that single-serving pouches built for easy snacking and more breakfast bars are in the works. (Quartz)

June 2, 2016

Chocolate and nut lovers now have a new way to enjoy both at once thanks to Mars Chocolate North America.

June 1, 2016

The world's only nitrate-free naturally sparkling mineral water is expanding distribution in the United States.

June 1, 2016

Boulder Canyon Authentic Foods has introduced three new potato chip flavors — Coconut Oil Pineapple Habanero, Olive Oil Sweet Vinegar and Olive Oil Red Chili— cooked in 100% natural oils.

June 1, 2016

In this report, DSN examines in-depth sales activity in the healthy snack category, highlighting new products that are shaking up the consumables aisle.

June 1, 2016

Consumers are driving change in the snack category with their ever-increasing demand for organic, non-GMO, vegan, gluten-free and other more natural snacks, and major CPG companies are following up with commitments to remove artificial ingredients.

June 1, 2016

The FDA moved Wednesday to cut the amount of salt in packaged and restaurant food in a bid to reduce the health risks associated with consuming too much sodium.

May 31, 2016

The leading global manufacturer and distributor of sparkling water makers has unveiled a new home beer system. 

May 31, 2016

Mondelez International is launching a new media strategy that allows the company to get its message directly to consumers.

May 27, 2016

Entenmann's Bakery is celebrating National Donut Day with a new donut, part of a new partnership with The Salvation Army.

May 26, 2016

Just in time for summer, Mars has launched a new (and hilarious) ad for Snickers Ice Cream Bars. Adweek reports that earlier this month the brand also released another funny ad for its Snickers Bites, as well as a "Hungerithm" ad. (Adweek)

May 26, 2016

Beverage makers are introducing high-end ready-made chilled bottled and canned coffee, as U.S.  shoppers embrace yet one more way to get their caffeine jolt. Bloomberg reports that Coca-Cola, Dr Pepper and other brands are jumping in as well. (Bloomberg)

May 26, 2016

Larabar, a business unit of General Mills, Inc., is venturing into the confectionery category with the launch of Larabar Bites, according to a report from bakingbusiness.com. Hitting shelves in June, the truffle-like bites are made with six or fewer simple ingredients, including dates, fair trade chocolate chips, almonds and coconut flour, and are packaged in a resealable pouch. (bakingbusiness.com)

May 25, 2016

One of the world's leading makers of USDA-certified organic consumer products has unveiled a Mosquito Repellent Spray.

May 25, 2016

One of the leading nutrition bar brands in the checkout aisle is launching a new product targeted at consumers looking for more fruit in their snack bar.

May 25, 2016

Mars Chocolate North America is launching new flavor extensions to some of consumers' favorite chocolate brands.

May 25, 2016

Russell Stover is launching a new line called Everyday, offering chocolate lovers both classic and new confections in the convenience of a bag. 

May 24, 2016

An iconic Southern brand is shaking up the condiment aisle with the industry's first mayonnaise made with Greek yogurt. 

May 24, 2016

Dean Foods is targeting the estimated 30 to 50 million U.S. consumers who are lactose intolerant with new DairyPure Lactose Free milk.

May 24, 2016

Mondelez is taking the next step in its efforts to empower cocoa-farming communities through its Cocoa Life program.

May 23, 2016

Bazooka Candy Brands is expanding its popular Juicy Drop line of non-chocolate candy with new Juicy Drop Gum.

May 23, 2016

Busy shoppers looking for a higher quality gravy for their pasta will have a new temptation from Ragu, which has launched a homestyle line of sauces.

May 19, 2016

Crystal Geyser Water Company is looking to leverage the rising popularity of sparkling water by adding two new flavors to its portfolio.

May 19, 2016

Nestle USA is bringing a beloved Turkish candy brand to the U.S. in a bid to leverage the growth in the American chocolate market.