January 23, 2015

Walkers Shortbread has adapted its shortbread recipe for consumers who abide by a gluten-free diet.

January 22, 2015

Greek yogurt brand Chobani is adding several products to its portfolio along with new marketing initiatives to maintain category leadership, the company announced on Wednesday. 

 

January 22, 2015

Lipton Iced Tea is rolling out a new line of lightly carbonated ice teas, which highlights the brand's "Be More Tea" brand philosophy of encouraging people to refresh their daily routines.

January 21, 2015

PepsiCo on Wednesday announced that its line of Mountain Dew Kickstart beverages will get two new flavors. The new additions — Pineapple Orange Mango and Strawberry Kiwi — combine the rush of a Mountain Dew beverage with fruit juice and coconut water.

 

January 20, 2015

Lay's brand announced the return of its popular "Do Us A Flavor" contest. Beginning today, fans can submit their ideas for the next potato chip flavor for a chance at nabbing a $1 million prize. But with the return of the contest comes a twist.

January 14, 2015

Beer brand MillerCoors will leap onto the gluten-free bandwagon next month, according to a report from Ad Age.

January 14, 2015

Pacific Foods, which produces a variety of organic products that range from soups and sauces to dips and sides, is making an entry into the breakfast food category with a line of organic, ready-to-eat steel-cut oatmeal. 

January 14, 2015

Yes to Inc., a maker of natural skin and hair care, announced that Neil Grimmer — cofounder and CEO of Plum Organics, an organic kids nutrition company — has been appointed to its board of directors.

January 12, 2015

Perrigo and Ferrara Candy Co. announced Monday that Perrigo's Nutritionals division has signed a supply agreement with Ferrara to manufacture store brand gummy vitamins and dietary supplements.

January 12, 2015

Pita chip brand Stacy's is heating up the winter months with the addition of Stacy's Fire Roasted Jalapeno chips.

 

January 12, 2015

TruMoo announced the return of its limited edition Chocolate Marshmallow milk to help make the winter months a little sweeter for both kids and kids at heart.

 

January 7, 2015

Jelly Belly Candy Co. announced the expansion of its Star Wars collection, which will now include a gift box and a bean machine. 

January 7, 2015

Post Foods has added two new varieties to its Honey Bunches of Oats line, which includes Honey Bunches of Oats Whole Grain Honey Crunch and Honey Bunches of Oats Whole Grain Vanilla Bunches.

January 5, 2015

Weis Markets has completed their implementation of Logile’s Enterprise Labor Planning suite of software.

December 30, 2014

Post Great Grains will usher in the New Year with a new selection of granola and snack mix products, the company announced. Additionally, the brand will launch a new campaign asking consumers to leave fad dieting behind in 2015.

December 16, 2014

An interest in proactive wellness and proper nutrition is fueling demand for functional foods, Packaged Facts noted Tuesday in a new report.

December 16, 2014

Living Essentials on Monday introduced its new Strawberry Watermelon-flavored Extra Strength 5-hour Energy shot, which also has six regular strength flavors, as well as decaf. 

December 15, 2014

Google is reportedly studying the effect color has on consumer purchase decisions, among other issues

December 15, 2014

Simply Beverages, the makers of Simply Orange and Simply Lemonade beverages, is adding a line of juices to its portfolio. 

December 15, 2014

Walmart has announced the 75 food pantry winners of the Food Pantry Holiday Makeover campaign that will each receive a $20,000 grant for facility makeovers.

December 11, 2014

Quaker Oats Co., a unit of PepsiCo, on Thursday announced a line of new breakfast products. The brand said it hopes the new additions will give consumers an exciting, nutritional option for the cold months ahead. 

December 9, 2014

Golub Corp., which owns and operates 134 Price Chopper grocery stores, has hired Leo Taylor as SVP of human resources, reporting directly to Scott Grimmett, EVP and COO.

December 8, 2014

 Jelly Belly Candy Co. announced a festive way to ring in the New Year with the introduction of new Champagne Jelly Belly beans. 

December 8, 2014

Meijer is responding to a need from food pantries for nutrition education resources by publishing a cookbook that features recipes using ingredients frequently found in food pantries.