Wednesday, February 20, 2019
While the food industry is adopting e-commerce at an accelerating pace, the same cannot be said for the food processing equipment industry. Even as B2B e-commerce grows, food processing equipment is still by and large purchased the old-fashioned way....
The U.S. organic food sector is up 6.4% over last year, reaching $45.2 billion in sales, according to the 2018 Organic Industry Survey. Although the rate of growth in 2017 was slightly lower than in 2016 (6.4% vs. 9%),...
The Purchasing Managers’ Index (PMI) reached 61.3% in August, according to the Institute of Supply Management. That’s the highest it’s been in the last 12 months, marking the 112th consecutive month of growth in the overall economy and the...
In 2018, U.S. organic food sales saw exceptional growth. According to Nielsen Homescan household projected data, organic food sales during the 52 weeks ending November 28, 2018, rose nearly 9% over the previous period, surpassing $21 billion....
Earlier this month, Barron’s released its first (soon to be annual) list of the most sustainable companies in the United States. The ranking criteria included everything from greenhouse gas emissions and human rights to workplace diversity and accounting policies....
After increases in December and January, the food price index stabilized in February according to the most recent CPI data. February’s steady food price index is attributed to a small increase of the food away from home index (0.2%)...
The food industry, the manufacturing sector, and the overall economy all continued their growth streak in June, according to the latest ISM report. However, tariff concerns are top of mind, and some food companies are moving some production to...
Innovation is the name of the game in the food industry right now, and Kraft Heinz and Nestlé USA are the latest giants to join the ranks. With major investments in small businesses, the two companies are positioning themselves...
As it turns out, there is a finite amount of water. If recent crises are any indication, the need for effective food and water waste management has never been more imperative. Implementing new waste management techniques will end up...
Is your organization looking for talent? Or are you in the market for a new job? Finding great employees is one of the biggest challenges facing the food industry today. This challenge appears across the board, from foodservice providers seeking...

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