April 12, 2017

Insights from Amplify Snack Brands and the Center for Generational Kinetics is showing that better-for-you snacking growth is being led by millennials. 

April 11, 2017

The company is launching the product in frozen food sections in retail and the club warehouse space. 

April 11, 2017
M&M’s products co-branded with the film will be available in mass retailers and cinemas nationwide, the company said, including singles, bottles and party-size M&M’s products.
April 11, 2017

Coca-Cola is taking a new approach to the beverage space, with its incoming CEO calling for it to become a “total beverage company,” according to a report in AdWeek. The company is moving toward a focus on such healthier offerings as organic tea, coconut water, coffee, water and juices, and it’s set to reduce sugar in upwards of 500 of its beverages this year. (AdWeek)

April 10, 2017

Gerber said pouches have been a steady driver of infant food category growth and that it began rolling the Smart Flow Spout out at the end of 2016, with most retailers currently stocking them.

 
April 10, 2017

Thousands of new brands hit retail shelves during 2016, with 80% of the top-ranking brands hailing from small and midsized manufacturers and accounting for 64% of Pacesetter dollars, IRI reported.

April 6, 2017

The Ripe Craft Juice and Ripe Bar Juice lines of juices and cocktail mixes were created to meet consumer demand for products with real fresh juice with minimal processing, the company said. 

April 6, 2017

As Amazon far outpaces total year-over-year retail growth in American household purchases, the retailer is on track to cause serious disruption to the U.S. superstore, grocery and drug store channels. 

April 5, 2017

Under the program, kids 12 and younger receive a free banana, clementine or other seasonal fruit while shopping with a parent or guardian.

April 4, 2017

The golden lager — which is 5% alcohol by volume and contains hints of coconut — will launch in May the Miami/Fort Lauderdale, Fla.; Ann Arbor/Lansing, Mich.; and San Diego markets. 

April 4, 2017
The 7.5%-alcohol-by-volume weizenbock is inspired by an old label from the 1950s found in the vault of Weihenstephan — which is the world’s oldest brewery, operating since 1040.
 
March 31, 2017

The Label Insights 2017 Shopper Trends Survey found that 67% of shoppers said they find it challenging to know whether a product meets their needs after reading the label.

March 30, 2017
Guinness Irish Wheat is brewed in Dublin’s Open Gate Brewery, where Guinness brewers explore new recipes and adjust old ones.
March 30, 2017
The company on Thursday announced a $70 million investment that it says would add roughly 250 jobs at various sites across the country and ensuring that 95% of its chocolate products are made in the United States.
March 30, 2017

The new products under the Label Series will be the citrus-flavored Mtn Dew White Label and the apple-kiwi-flavored Mtn Dew Green Label.

March 29, 2017

The Sargento Sweet Balanced Breaks snacks all contain fewer than 200 calories per serving and 5-7 g of protein.

March 29, 2017

Prior to joining TreeHouse, the former Walgreens group VP was responsible for all of Walgreens' household, consumables and general merchandise categories.

March 28, 2017

Mighty Organic’s Mighty Sticks join the company’s Mighty Bars and Mighty Jerky, which are made with organic, grass-fed beef.

March 27, 2017

The ready-to-drink malt beverages incorporate fruit and vegetable juices, natural herbs and spices and natural sugar, and will see initial placement in such retailers as Whole Foods and Sprouts in certain states. 

March 27, 2017

The “Snack more, make snacks less” campaign kicked off Monday with TV spots that feature Lorissa's Kitchen snacks as a solution to time-consuming snack prep.

March 24, 2017
 The Red Vines California Collection features seven varieties of the brand’s licorice pieces, and the company is planning to kick off a statewide tour to support the launch. 
March 24, 2017

StarKist is expanding its Tuna and Salmon Creations line of single-serve pouch products with its new Bold line of flavors.

March 23, 2017
The limited-edition cans feature unique designs from local artists and are set to hit shelves March 27 in time for Opening Day on April 3. 
 
March 23, 2017

The flavor will be launched in six packs in March and also will replace Strongbow’s ginger flavor in its 12-bottle variety pack, joining its gold apple, honey and cherry blossom varieties.