June 10, 2016

Just in time for the upcoming Fourth of July holiday, Snapple is asking consumers to celebrate America by indulging in the brand's new, patriotic flavors

June 9, 2016

Just in time for National Dairy Month, GoGo squeeZ is moo-ving into a new healthy snack category with the launch of GoGo squeeZ YogurtZ, a squeezable yogurt snack with nothing artificial and no fridge needed.

June 8, 2016

Leading snack brand Doritos has come up with a millennial-friendly way to promote its newest product: an arcade.

June 8, 2016

General Mills unveiled its first new cereal brand in more than a decade this week, Tiny Toast, which comes in Blueberry and Strawberry varieties.

June 8, 2016

Mondelez International has officially begun work on a new global research and development site in Poland that will support new products and technologies for such beloved brands as Cadbury Dairy Milk, Milka, Barni and Oreo. 

June 7, 2016

On a journey to evolve with consumer preferences and offer greater choice, Nestle USA has revamped its popular Edy's Slow Churned line of ice creams.

June 6, 2016

A major brand in the snacking category is adding some heat to the dairy case. 

June 6, 2016

As sales of jerky continue to explode, especially among millennials, a leading brand is launching a national bus tour to spread more #jerkylove.

June 6, 2016

Meredith Corp. is leveraging its intent data to CPG manufacturers in four areas: food, parenting, home and women, the last of which touches on lifestyle, beauty, health and wellness,  Ad Exchanger reported Monday. "The level of granularity CPG manufacturers require to forecast intent can make it difficult to predict purchasing patterns at scale," Ad Exchanger reported. "But Meredith’s ability to draw corollaries between different verticals helps marketers access a wide range of consumers." (Ad Exchanger

June 3, 2016

Oprah Winfrey has quietly filed federal paperwork to secure trademarks over a cornucopia of foods under the name Oprah’s Kitchen, according to a report from the New York Daily News. The paperwork suggests Winfrey is considering putting her name on processed and preserved foods, juices, water and energy drinks, among others. (New York Daily News)

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.