Monday, April 23, 2018
TABS Analytics recently released its 4th annual Food and Beverage Consumables Study, a survey-based report that looks at trends in where and how consumers shop for certain packaged foods. Here are some of the highlights. Sales of many packaged foods and...
At their annual reThinkFood Conference in Napa November 4-6, the Culinary Institute of America and MIT Media Lab will honor 8 "disruptive startups shaping the future of food and technology." Part of the rTF Innovator Program, the selected startups fall into...
A Hispanic, family-owned refrigerated food company will receive a large private equity investment, Food Engineering recently reported. Del Real Foods was founded in 2002 by the Cardenas family, first-generation Mexican-American heat-and-serve manufacturers. The investment they receive from Palladium, a firm managing...
In September, consumer prices for food were unchanged overall for the third month in a row, according to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics’ Consumer Price Index for All Urban Consumers (CPI-U). Prices for food at home, however, continued to...
PepsiCo, Inc. announced today a 2025 global sustainability agenda, "designed to foster continued business growth in a way that responds to changing consumer and societal needs." This announcement comes on the heels of a Reuters report of confidential negotiations between PepsiCo and...
According to a recent study commissioned by BENEO, most U.S. consumers are trying to limit their sugar intake, and many are trending toward sweeteners that are perceived as healthier options, such as honey. Here are some highlights. Consumers pay attention to...
According to a recent survey from FoodMinds, consumers think food policy issues should be part of the presidential conversation. They also believe society has a growing responsibility to help people make good food choices. The Food Temperance in America study surveyed “opinion...
This summer, the FDA rolled out a final rule on GRAS substances. The comment period for the rule is open until it takes effect on October 17. GRAS status depends on evidence and recognition within the community of food and...
The USDA issued a call last month to food companies, asking them to apply for an upcoming pilot program to make food stamps available for online grocery purchases. The program responds to a letter from Senator Cory Booker and Representatives...
Glendale, CA,Oct 7, 2016 Nestlé USA, Inc. is initiating a voluntary recall of its Nestlé Drumstick Club 16 count Variety Pack and 24 count Vanilla Pack (with cones marked for easy individual sale) due to a possible health risk. The...