March 28, 2011

PepsiCo is launching its latest Propel drink with the same great taste and a pretty face.

March 28, 2011

Whole Foods is becoming the latest retailer to offer in-store bars, according to published reports.

March 25, 2011

PepsiCo has appointed Maura Abeln Smith as its new EVP government affairs, general counsel and corporate secretary, effective May 5.

March 24, 2011

COVINGTON, La. — Winn-Dixie’s chairman, president and CEO, Peter Lynch, calls them “state of the art.” The company’s VP pharmacy, John Fegan, calls them “transformational.” They’re talking about the Jacksonville, Fla.-based supermarket chain’s glitzy new prototype store, an upscale and eye-popping showcase for everything from locally sourced foods to gluten-free and specialized dietary offerings.

March 23, 2011

Indie Candy is taking on Easter with its new allergen-free Easter candy line.

March 23, 2011

Kashi has added an entree and pizza to its line of all-natural frozen foods.

March 23, 2011

A lot of convenience stores sell beer, but one in Seattle has found an interesting way to draw customers with quaffable brews, according to a published report.

March 22, 2011

Hain Celestial is boosting its market presence with the introduction of more than 50 new and improved products.

March 22, 2011

Maxwell House Haggadah is sprucing up its appearance.

March 22, 2011

A clean-rinsing laundry detergent is launching a 52-week campaign in which opt-in fans and customers will receive a free, eco-friendly cleaning tip each week.

March 22, 2011

Beers that were highlighted in Samuel Adams' annual homebrew contest last year now are available in a six-pack.

March 22, 2011

Sargento has introduced a new line of natural cheeses that combine two delicious flavors into one unique taste.

March 21, 2011

Wrigley is letting fans of its Extra sugar-free gum brand create and purchase personalized packs featuring consumers' own photos and designs.

March 21, 2011

Hostess is going "old-school cool."

March 18, 2011

Consumers can expect to find less packaging with their food and beverages in the coming years as manufacturers look to eliminate waste.

March 18, 2011

Jack Link’s Beef Jerky announced its sponsorship of the nation's largest bike scavenger hunt.

March 18, 2011

An ice cream brand making its U.S. debut is at the forefront of a three-part film series starring Rachel Bilson.

March 17, 2011

Chex is looking to reach more cereal lovers by saying "so long" to gluten.

March 17, 2011

Rising gas prices will prompt consumers to be more mindful of their spending habits, according to Nielsen projections.

March 17, 2011

The maker behind such brands as Goody and Sharpie has expanded its board of directors to 12 members.

March 16, 2011

Taking a cue from other beverage makers, Danone Waters of America said it has redesigned its 1.5-liter Evian bottle as part of the company's ongoing effort to reduce its carbon footprint.

March 16, 2011

Wet wipes manufacturer Nice-Pak announced it is expanding its distribution facilities and manufacturing plants.

March 16, 2011

Procter & Gamble announced the grand opening of its new plant in Box Elder, Utah, marking the first plant the company has built in four decades.

March 15, 2011

Consumers looking for a quick way to create great-tasting meals and snacks now have new options.