July 14, 2015

Bazooka Candy Brands will partner with Universal Pictures and Illumination Entertainment for a limited-edition, “Minions”-branded candy line for the company’s largest merchandising program ever.

July 9, 2015

FlapJacked, a company known for its protein-filled pancake mixes, announced Thursday that it will add Mighty Muffins, a gluten-free, non-GMO, protein fortified snack with added probiotics, to its portfolio.

July 9, 2015

The latest consumable launches are generating quite the stir in the snack aisles. 

July 8, 2015

Coca-Cola is removing labels from its cans in Middle Eastern Countries to teach tolerance until the end of Ramadan, a Muslim holiday ending July 17.

July 8, 2015

 In honor of National Ice Cream Month, Mars Ice Cream has released survey that revealed that 65% of Americans say ice cream is one of their favorite foods to eat during the summer. 

July 8, 2015

California's aggressive anti-smoking statutes have netted a 13% in real health costs associated with the use of tobacco products. 

July 7, 2015

A CDC poll found that the majority of Americans agree: the decision to risk one's health by choosing to smoke should be restricted to adults over 21. 

July 7, 2015

Lay’s potato chips will announce the four finalists who will be competing for a $1 million prize in its “Do Us A Flavor” contest in mid-July, with the help of TV personality and recording artist Nick Lachey.

June 26, 2015

Friskies has introduced a new snack-toy hybrid for cats called Pull ‘n Play, which features edible strings. The company is hosting an interactive cat adoption experience with professional football player Steve Weatherford and celebrity cat Waffles in New York on Friday.

June 26, 2015

Americans are feeling patriotic as July 4 approaches, and they are putting their wallets where their feelings are. According to the National Retail Federation 2015 Independence Day Survey conducted by Prosper Insights & Analytics, more than 156 million consumers, or 64% of those celebrating, are planning to take part in the July 4 holiday by attending a cookout, picnic or barbecue, spending an average of $71.23 per household, up 4% from $68.16 in 2014.

June 25, 2015

DripDrop, a new rehydration solution for children, adults, and seniors, is now available in Rite Aid stores nationwide.

June 25, 2015

ECRM has announced the appointment of Jennifer Zannelli as SVP of sales, ECRM data.

June 23, 2015

Lindt USA introduced a new exotic fruits collection within its Excellence dark chocolate line on Tuesday. It features pomegranate, blackberry with acai and lychee flavors. 

June 23, 2015

Mondelēz International has renewed its global strategic partnership with Facebook, the snacking company announced Tuesday. The collaboration will focus on creating video content and increasing e-commerce.

June 22, 2015

General Mills Cereals announced Monday that it will remove artificial flavors and colors from artificial sources in all of its cereals. 

June 22, 2015

In a recent survey, more than half of respondents said that they are highly annoyed by the way brands continue to rely on the old-fashioned strategy of repeatedly blasting generic advertising messages.

June 18, 2015

The new Honey Maid Birthday Cake Teddy Grahams are infused with birthday cake flavor and sprinkles.

June 16, 2015

The FDA announced on Tuesday that it determined that partially hydrogenated oils, the primary dietary source of artificial trans fat in processed foods, are not generally recognized as safe for use in human food.

June 15, 2015

Mohit Bhalla joins Mondelez International as vice president, corporate development.

June 11, 2015

Adam Ciongoli will start overseeing the company’s legal arm and government relations, as well as corporate secretary activities, on July 13. 

June 11, 2015

Loblaw has announced that by the end of 2018, its private brands Life Brand and President's Choice household, beauty and cosmetic products will no longer be formulated using triclosan, phthalates or micro beads.

June 11, 2015

The Crack Life Open campaign is meant to encourage consumers to “flourish from the inside out,” as the campaign’s tagline goes.

June 10, 2015

New research from the NPD Group’s food industry research is showing that whatever a consumer is snacking on, it’s important they think it’s healthy.

June 8, 2015

As the National Association of Chain Drug Stores Total Store Expo kicks off in less than three months, NACDS has announced its lineup of educational Insight Sessions.