May 1, 2017
This year, M&M’s will donate more than $1 million to the Red Nose Day fund to support programs for children, kicking off its efforts with a New York City flash mob on May 1.
 
May 1, 2017

Oscar Mayer’s full line will now contain no added nitrates or nitrites, no artificial preservatives in its meat and no by-products.

 
April 28, 2017

The company’s “Flavors of America” collection includes six classic brands with new flavors.

April 27, 2017

The company will big have sales from April 30 to May 13, as well as in-store events at 10 locations.

April 26, 2017

In this newly created role, White will lead the own brands team, including the culinary kitchen and technical center. 

April 26, 2017

The companies said the partnership is aimed at helping brands better understand the health-and-wellness space, build a targeted consumer-focused strategy, accelerate new product development and improve sales planning with retail partners.

April 26, 2017

According to IRI, by 2022, about 18% of sales in the non-food sector are expected to be done through e-commerce.

April 22, 2017

Freshly prepared foods, nutritional drinks/supplements, cosmetics and frozen foods are the best opportunities for drug store retailers looking to cash in on customer impulse purchases at brick-and-mortar locations.

April 21, 2017
The Sir Kensington’s product line has grown since its launch in 2010 to include mustard, ketchup, mayonnaise and a vegan mayonnaise made from aquafaba called Fabanaise.
April 20, 2017

Hear from CVS SVP front-store business and loyalty and chief merchant Judy Sansone about the front-store revamp at CVS Pharmacy, and see photos of the new store concept. 

April 19, 2017

The retailer will have a new assortment of healthier food, health-focused products and expanded beauty selections paired with informational signage throughout the store to help customers discover new offerings.

April 19, 2017

In support of the expanded food offering, pharmacists in enhanced fresh food stores have been provided with additional nutrition training and health information.

April 18, 2017
For the first time this year, the campaign, which put names on the labels of Coca-Cola products, will see labels with last names on 20-oz. soda bottles.
April 18, 2017

One of the biggest trends in food and beverage in the past several years has been in better-for-you offerings — something that’s expected to continue to influence new products as consumers remain focused on what’s in their favorite snacks and beverages.

April 18, 2017

Data from the Healthy Weight Commitment Foundation found that 11 companies spent more than $30 million on community-based health-and-wellness programs in 2016 promoting 38 programs that reached 11.2 million Americans.

April 17, 2017

Crossmark Canada hires 28-year food and beverage retail veteran to oversee customer development in Canada.

April 17, 2017

The Four Loko Shots line is launching with three varieties — green apple-flavored Green Tornado, lemon drop-flavored Screw Ball and cinnamon apple flavored Dragon’s Breath.

April 17, 2017

Snyder’s-Lance interim CEO Brian Driscoll has been in the food industry for more than 35 years, leading Diamond Foods until it was acquired by Snyder’s-Lance in 2016.

April 14, 2017

Omission Brewing, whose beers are crafted to remove gluten, has announced the national availability of its latest variety. 

April 13, 2017

The company said the Bartender Series is aimed at delivering the taste and experience of a mixed drink in the ready-to-drink category.

April 12, 2017

All of the company’s six flavors — original, sweet peach, mint and honey, mango, lemon and unsweet — will be available.

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.