October 19, 2015
The partnership will focus on areas such as urban farming, food transparency and authenticity, supply chain and health.
 
October 16, 2015

Better-for-you snack foods are on the rise.

October 16, 2015

Royal Hawaiian Macadamia Nut recently introduced a dark chocolate and fruit macadamia nut snack

October 16, 2015

Retailers looking to enhance service to their health-minded shoppers would do better to face their food products backward on store shelves, as ingredient lists and nutritional information trump brand names and package design among this demographic, according to a recent study by ECRM and HellaWella, a consumer healthy-living website owned by Lebhar-Friedman.

October 14, 2015

Walmart CEO Doug McMillion shared with investors that private label will play a significant role in the company's future as a value-driven operator. 

October 13, 2015

In this multi-page report, DSN examines in-depth sales activity in the snack category, highlighting new products that are shaking up the consumables aisle.

October 13, 2015

Hispanics over 50 represent 10% of their age cohort in 2015 and are expected to grow to 42 million, or 24% by 2060. 

October 13, 2015

A $106 billion acquisition of SABMiller might be on the horizon. 

October 13, 2015

Retailers looking to enhance service to their health-minded shoppers would do better to face their food products backward on store shelves, as ingredient lists and nutritional information trump brand names and package design among this demographic, according to a recent study by ECRM and HellaWella, a consumer healthy-living website owned by Lebhar-Friedman.

October 12, 2015

Mars Chocolate North America this week has announced a lineup of new products that it will roll out in the next few months — news shared at the annual National Association of Convenience Stores Show in Las Vegas, Nev.

October 12, 2015

A product's health and wellness benefits are influential purchase decision drivers for more than half of survey respondents (59%). 

October 9, 2015

Candyrific is rolling out new products, including a collectible candy dispenser just in time for Halloween. 

October 9, 2015

Instantly Shelf Score is a monthly ranking of the newest CPG products by consumer purchase intent. 

October 8, 2015

NRF is forecasting online sales to increase between 6% and 8% to as much as $105 billion.

October 7, 2015

Anheuser-Busch InBev offered SABMiller about 68 billion pounds ($108 billion), or 42.15 pounds per share of the company on Wednesday in its third offer for acquisition. 

October 6, 2015

General Mills is recalling certain boxes of Cheerios and Honey Nut Cheerios, which are labeled as gluten-free, but may contain wheat following an issue at its Lodi, Calif. facility. 

October 6, 2015

PwC forecasts that today's consumer preferences and economic realities will likely make the 2015 holiday season one of the most interesting we have seen in years. 

October 2, 2015

Bartell and Oberto expect for their total contribution, to be presented to the hospital president by executives from both companies, to be around $25,000. 

October 1, 2015

As many as 70% believe that most natural foods brands are independent, while 30% believe they are owned by large companies.

September 29, 2015

By offering enhanced benefits for customers who use its digital coupon program, Dollar General is hoping to increase participation. 

September 29, 2015

Time is reporting that Mondelēz International’s Nabisco brand is set to roll out a new seasonal flavor of Oreo. This fall there are two limited-edition flavors already — pumpkin spice and caramel apple — but soon there will reportedly be a cinnamon bun flavor joining the ranks.

September 23, 2015

The new variety is modeled after a traditional English dry cider and is now available nationwide. 

September 22, 2015

Baileys Coffee Creamers announced three holiday flavors on Tuesday, including one completely new flavor and two seasonal favorites

 

September 21, 2015

The $15 million center will contain microbiology and analytical chemistry laboratories, as well as training laboratories and a conference auditorium.