May 26, 2011

PepsiCo Canada announced that its Pepsi Retro product, which made its appearance back in January in Quebec, has returned to store shelves for the summer.

May 25, 2011

HyDrive Energy is gearing up to debut its caffeine-free energy drink.

May 24, 2011

R&A Bailey & Co. has introduced a ready-to-serve cocktail.

May 24, 2011

J.M. Smucker officially has increased the list price for several of its coffee products.

May 24, 2011

Pacific Shore Holdings has added a caffeinated, sugar-free gum to its Energy-X portfolio.

May 23, 2011

Iced tea brand AriZona has updated its packaging mix to include 12-packs of its 11.5-oz. cans.

May 23, 2011

Spice consumption is at an all-time high as consumers’ changing palates are craving more flavor. During the 1950s, Americans stocked less than 10 spices in their pantries. Today, the average American’s pantry includes up to 40 different and diverse spices, according to research from McCormick & Co.


May 23, 2011

The sauces and marinades market has experienced a 20% upswing in U.S. retail sales between 2005 and 2010, and is expected to increase an additional 19% by 2015.

May 23, 2011

The world's largest consumer-voted program that recognizes innovation in consumer packaged goods is calling on brands to submit their newest products.

May 23, 2011

SnackWell’s has overhauled its line of products for women with new portioned, indulgent snacks. The brand, which is owned by Kraft Foods, said the latest SnackWell’s treats will range from 100 to 150 calories per pack.

May 23, 2011

Mars Chocolate North America is moving into the healthy snack space. The company recently introduced GoodnessKnows snack squares — fruit and nut bars made without artificial ingredients, colors or flavors.


May 20, 2011

Kronos is expanding its bread products line with its acquisition of Pita King's commercial baking assets.

May 20, 2011

Mars Chocolate is putting emphasis on its Twix and Snickers candies with two respective campaigns.

May 19, 2011

A chocolatier has brought its gourmet chocolates to the Midwest.

May 19, 2011

7UP is sporting two nostalgic looks designed by “The Celebrity Apprentice” finalists Marlee Matlin and John Rich.

May 19, 2011

Chips Ahoy! is getting a chocolate makeover.

May 19, 2011

Kellogg's announced that seven of its U.S. cookie and cracker bakeries have earned the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency's Energy Star certification.

May 19, 2011

Nestle Waters is launching a new sweepstakes for each of its six regional spring water brands.

May 19, 2011

Steve's Ice Cream is taking its flavors to a new level.

May 19, 2011

Twizzlers has tapped bloggers to tour the nation this summer through August to celebrate the brand's Landmark Summer promotion.

May 18, 2011

Enhanced vitamin beverage Activate has partnered with Nourish America to provide daily essential nutrition to pregnant moms in need.

May 18, 2011

Regional supermarket chain Fresh & Easy said that it is augmenting its gluten-free products range and will highlight the new offerings in stores through additional displays.

May 18, 2011

Hi-Chew has sweetened up its fruit chews with a new flavor.

May 18, 2011

Hershey's leader is bidding the confectioner farewell, the company announced Wednesday.