November 7, 2011

The heat is on in the snack food aisle. “A lot of growth in the category is coming from more flavorful offerings, particularly in the chip category,” said Chris Clark, a spokesman for the Snack Food Association.

November 7, 2011

Kraft reportedly is gearing up to roll out a caffeinated version of its liquid water enhancer brand MiO, according to published reports.

November 7, 2011

Sweet'N Low and Olympic athlete Dominique Dawes have joined forces to address the growing diabetes epidemic in honor of National Diabetes Month.

November 4, 2011

Food 4 Less and Ralphs Grocery announced that they are inviting customers to help support local food banks and families in need through a special fundraising campaign that kicks off Nov. 6.

November 4, 2011

Jelly Belly recently was thrust into the spotlight as part of a stop-motion music video, which featured more than a quarter of a million of the brand's jelly beans.

November 4, 2011

Dr Pepper Snapple Group is targeting its new Dr Pepper TEN diet carbonated beverage to men. The company’s consumer research showed that men between the ages of 25 years and 34 years are not satisfied with the taste or the image of diet sodas, but they want to make healthier beverage choices.


November 2, 2011

Marley Coffee has launched 8-oz. bags of its gourmet ground coffee that will hit retail this season.

November 2, 2011

Global sales of natural and organic beauty products are projected to reach $9 billion this year, and although consumer demand for natural and organic products remains buoyant, new research finds the growth rate is slowing because of the weak economic climate.

November 1, 2011

Armour is offering pepperoni fans a product that contains lower sodium.

November 1, 2011

The unexpected announcement that Target EVP and CFO Doug Scovanner will retire on March 31, 2012, has investors speculating about the reasons for his departure following the recent exit of other key executives.

October 31, 2011

Batter Up is introducing to retail the Ready. Set. Cupcake! by the Piping Gourmets line of frozen cake batters and buttercream frostings.

October 31, 2011

Select Walgreens across the country will offer free blood-glucose testing during National Diabetes Month this November, Walgreens announced Monday.

October 27, 2011

Abbott has introduced a new line of nutrition shakes and bars for people with diabetes.

October 26, 2011

Earnings for the Dr Pepper Snapple Group rose to $154 million, or 71 cents per share, for third quarter 2011, the company announced Wednesday.

October 26, 2011

Campbell's new soup puts a spin on a classic favorite.

October 26, 2011

One month after the retail launch of its Dip and Squeeze product, Heinz announced it is set to debut a limited-edition ketchup that is blended with balsamic vinegar.

October 26, 2011

Kimberly-Clark has introduced a new colored sports wrap specifically created for children and teens.

October 25, 2011

Healthy Food Brands has introduced a new line of fruit snacks and gummies based on a popular Internet game.

October 25, 2011

Coca-Cola's classic red cans are getting a new look to reflect the brand's partnership with the World Wildlife Fund.

October 25, 2011

Dole has boosted its frozen fruit offerings.

October 25, 2011

Natura Pet Products has expanded its California Natural grain-free line.

October 24, 2011

Certain chewing gum companies are introducing smaller packs that will carry a lower price tag, according to a new report.

October 24, 2011

Vitamin D has been one of the fastest-growing segments in the VMS market since 2010, a factor that has been in step with the number of positive clinical studies establishing the need for vitamin D supplementation.

October 21, 2011

Worried you can't get your child to eat their vegetables? Pack them in a chip.