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5 Smartest Food Industry Investments for Growth in 2016

In Processing, Technology, Trends by Heather Brown0 Comments

In April of 2015, reported $21 billion in budgeted capital spending by 45 of the nation’s largest food and beverage companies. In May, Tom Ryan and Ian Sylvan, investment analysts for MB Financial, advised food processors to find smart ways to use capital to grow their business. Just before Christmas, Entrepreneur‘s food industry predictions highlighted, among other things, growing consumer demand for supply-chain-transparent, non-GMO, …

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Food Processing Magazine’s 2016 Industry Predictions

In Food Safety, Sustainability, Technology, Trends by Heather Brown0 Comments

According to, five issues loom large for the food and beverage industry as 2016 begins. Here’s a quick look at each of them: Dietary Guidelines Mid-January is the new expected release date for the 8th edition of the USDA and DHHS’s Dietary Guidelines for Americans (DGAs). Expectations were high for the promotion of whole foods and consideration of environmental …