Articles Tagged with ''consumer trends''

US consumer food prices up .4 percent in March, says Labor Department

Overall, prices rose .2 percent.
April 15, 2014
Overall, prices rose .2 percent.
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Nutrition facts label overhauled

April 8, 2014

 First Lady Michelle Obama introduced major proposed changes to the nutrition facts label on behalf of FDA at an event held at the White House on February 27, 2014. The updates are designed to reflect the latest scientific information on the link between diet and chronic diseases like obesity and heart disease. The announcement focused on changes in label requirements that highlight new information such as calories and serving sizes. 


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Chobani to offer organic yogurt

A grass-fed organic multi serve product is next up for the manufacturer.
March 11, 2014
A grass-fed organic multi serve product is next up for the manufacturer.
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Don’t Call it a Comeback

Convenience, portion control and sustainability emerge again as major packaging trends.
February 26, 2014

FE discusses the latest packaging innovations with Jorge Izquierdo of PMMI.


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Coca-Cola eyes home market in new partnership with Keurig maker

The move will bring the soft drink giant into competition with SodaStream.
February 12, 2014

The partnership agreement will last for 10 years.


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Kraft to remove artificial preservatives from Singles slices

The company will replace sorbic acid with a natural mold inhibitor.
February 11, 2014

The company will replace sorbic acid with a natural mold inhibitor.


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Nearly three quarters of Americans want more governmental food safety oversight

According to the Harris poll, the vast majority are at least somewhat concerned about food recalls.
February 5, 2014
According to the Harris poll, the vast majority are at least somewhat concerned about food recalls.
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Snacks now half of all eating occasions, according to researchers

As the rhythm of daily life changes, so do individual eating preferences.
January 31, 2014
As the rhythm of daily life changes, so do individual eating preferences.
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Moving forward: 2014 opportunities and challenges

As the world becomes smaller, new technologies drive compliance and growth
January 30, 2014

We ask Tom Egan of PMMI to share some insights on the coming year in food and beverage processing.


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Top food trends to watch for in 2014

New innovations in packaging and flavors have consumers keeping an eye out for these trends in the new year.
January 24, 2014
Sustainability and natural ingredients are all the rage.
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Burns & McDonnell project manager RJ Hope and senior project engineer Justin Hamilton discuss the distinctions between Food Safety and Food Defense as well as the implications for food manufacturers of the Food Safety Modernization Act.
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Catch a preview of the Powder and Bulk Show in this April 2014 edition of Food Engineering. Also, be sure to check out a coffee stick making a real stir and a major advancement in the the pet food industry.
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