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Private-label beverages performing well in changing marketplace

Although the economy is fairly stable, today’s consumers view the consumer packaged goods (CPGs) market differently, buying products first based on need and second based on brand, a plus for private-label marketers...

Ice cream sales see an upturn

Ice cream sales have been ticking up, showing some promise in the ever-competitive category. Sales of frozen novelties, meanwhile, have not been faring as well. Unit sales have been falling, and dollar sales have been nearly frozen.

Watch that Pressure!

Pressure can be a very tricky thing. PSI or pounds per square inch is the common unit of measure for pressure in this country.

State of the Industry 2017: Milk is on trend and getting the word out

The milk sector earns the class of 2017’s MOST AMBITIOUS honors as it taps into trends in an attempt to reverse a multi-year decline in consumption.

Cleaning Up The Sanitation Process In Food Manufacturing

In the modern era of mass distribution, 24-hour news cycles and complex supply chains, food & beverage (F&B) manufacturers are under a dizzying array of safety regulations and operational pressures.

The Unlikely Medical History of Chocolate Syrup

How the sundae staple went from treatment to just treat. Pharmacists once used chocolate syrup to mask the bitter flavor of their remedies—and make a little money on the side.

3 Unexpected Food Processing Solutions Inspired by Different Industries

Here are a few interesting examples of how a solution from one industry or intended purpose can be applied to a completely different sector:

GMA: New Poll on Product Date Labels

GMA: New Poll on Product Date Labels Shows Confusion and Dissension Within Households

Top 10 Hot Topics This Week

Grocery competition, Campbell and Breyers were hot topics this week.

IBM and Cornell University to work together to keep global milk supply safe

IBM Research and Cornell University have teamed up to help improve the safety of the global milk supply through genetic sequencing and big data analytics research.

FDA delays rolling out new nutrition facts label

The U.S. Food & Drug Administration on Tuesday delayed indefinitely implementation of a new nutrition facts label that would enlarge calorie counts, itemize added sugar and bring serving sizes in line with actual average portions.

FDA Intends to Extend Compliance Dates

Keep up with the latest in the Food Safety Modernization Act - FDA Intends to Extend Compliance Dates for Agricultural Water Standards

Top 3 food and beverage trends from NRA Show 2017

More than 2,000 exhibiting companies displayed their wares at the 2017 National Restaurant Association Restaurant, Hotel-Motel Show, held May 20-23 in Chicago. Here’s a look at three of the top trends from the show floor:

The New Buzzword at Old-line Packaged-foods Companies

The prevailing storyline for packaged-foods companies over the past decade has been one of cost-cutting, to at least maintain profits and margins as revenues stagnated or declined.

What's behind the tea movement?

New and unique tea varieties are entering the market, and the worldwide tea category is expected to hit over $21 billion within the next seven years, MarketWatch data indicates.

New External Surface Finishes from Inoxpa

INOXPA announces the launch of the pumps with the new matt finish, thus almost all the pumps of the INOXPA pump range follow the same aesthetic line:

A framework for understanding the “why” of snacking

As an anchor point to innovate around, our increasing propensity to snack throughout the day presents multiple opportunities for food and beverage companies in terms of meeting the needs of new, flexible eating styles.

Product Focus: Cold-Processed Beverages

Cold-pressed beverages are coming on strong for processors.

Think Lean to Make Safety Simpler

Having spent most of my career in safety and operations leadership positions, it’s clear to me that many organizations make safety more of a burden than necessary.

The Key to Meeting FSMA Sanitation Standards: A Cohesive Pest Management Program

The food industry is a complex network of businesses that supply most of the food we eat. Ranging from farming and food production to packaging and distribution, the food industry is increasingly one of the most scrutinized in the United States.

Guinness to Restore US Brewing After Six-Decade Absence

The owner of Guinness this week announced plans to open the Irish brewer's first facility in the U.S. in 63 years.

Nestle USA Moving Headquarters from California to Virginia

Chocolate maker Nestle is moving its U.S. headquarters from California to Virginia, relocating to a part of the country where the company says it has more customers.

Beer Institute Praises Introduction of Craft Beverage Modernization and Tax Reform Act

The Beer Institute—a national trade association representing brewers, beer importers, and industry suppliers — released the following statement...

What Makes Stainless Steel "Stainless"?

Stainless steel, or inox steel (from the French word "inoxydable"), does not readily oxidize (rust) like ordinary steel does.
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Did You Know?

The difference between 304 and 316 stainless steel are the chemical properties. The key difference is that 316 has the addition of 2-3% molybdenum to the stainless steel. The addition of Molybdenum helps some applications due to the increased corrosion resistance, particularly to chlorides.

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