Articles Tagged with ''consumer trends''

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Food waste reduction, trust building top trends for 2014

Consumers expect manufacturers to take steps to reduce food waste, and they’re also going back to basics.
By Shane O'Halloran
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Small innovators should be well positioned to capitalize on products with trend potential.


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Consumers expect increased packaging recyclability

Almost nine in 10 expect manufacturers to increase recyclability.
By Shane O'Halloran
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The package itself is the most popular source for recycling information.


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Low carb claims doubled in Europe over last five years

The most popular low carb offerings were in traditionally high carb products like pasta.
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The most popular low carb offerings were in traditionally high carb products like pasta.
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Candy makers crave technologies that enhance precision and speed

New study addresses trends and challenges in the confectionery industry.
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Leading technology has improved efficiency, allowing processors to meet growing demand.


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Good news for the food and beverage industry

Staying on top of food trends can help manufacturers be ready for what’s next.
By Joyce Fassl, Editor-in-Chief
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The 2013 trends list includes Korean flavors, tortas and tiny desserts.
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FDA says partially hydrogenated oils no longer GRAS

The ban on trans fats is intended to curb heart attacks.
By Shane O'Halloran
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The ban on trans fats is intended to curb heart attacks.
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Under pressure, Kraft to remove artificial dyes

A petition on Change.org received 348,000 signatures, but Kraft says the decision is unrelated.
By Shane O'Halloran
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A petition on Change.org received 348,000 signatures, but Kraft says the decision is unrelated.
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Organic food and beverage market expected to reach $187.85 billion by 2019

Increasing consumer health awareness and widening distribution channels are responsible for much of the growth.
By Shane O'Halloran
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Increasing consumer health awareness and widening distribution channels are responsible for much of the growth.
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Tetra Pak survey shows demand for renewable materials, environmental labeling

Separate-and-sort recycling remains most popular in mature markets.
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Sales in developing markets are reflecting consumer environmental concerns as well.
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5 signs it’s time to update your food product packaging

Does your packaging accurately portray your company’s image?
By Shane O'Halloran
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New technologies and innovations mean manufacturers that don’t update theirs could lose sales.


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The August 2014 issue of Food Engineering explores how your operation could be doing more to create a culture of employee engagement. Also, read more on how your business and insurance partners must know the basics of your business and its nuances as well.

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