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Meat Industry Braces For Report on Possible Cancer Link

August 4, 2015 | by Andy Szal, Digital Reporter | News | Comments

An international health agency is investigating possible links between red meat and cancer, and industry officials are preparing to challenge the findings when they're released later this year.

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Kellogg's US Breakfast Business Shrinks Again

August 4, 2015 10:25 am | by The Associated Press | News | Comments

Kellogg says its U.S. cereal division saw another decline in quarterly sales but that trends in the category were improving.


In the News: Kraft Recalls 36K Cases of Cheese Due to Potential Choking Hazard

August 4, 2015 8:35 am | by Jesse Osborne, Editor | News | Comments

Find out everything you need to know by browsing this compilation of media coverage.


PMMI Releases Innovation Stage Schedules for PACK EXPO Las Vegas 2015

August 4, 2015 7:45 am | by PMMI | News | Comments

More than 40 free, educational sessions address flexible packaging, OEE and workforce engagement and many more critical topics in processing and packaging.


Athletic Work Shoe

August 4, 2015 7:30 am | by KEEN Utility | Product Releases | Comments

The athletic styling of the Durham AT ESD offers indoor industrial and manufacturing workers a safety style that transitions seamlessly from work to weekend.

Servo Pump Fillers

August 4, 2015 7:10 am | Product Releases | Comments

The Servo Pump Fillers are ideal for a wide variety of flowable products, like sauces, dressings, jellies, condiments and more.


Whiskey in Space Could Offer Clues to Better Booze

August 3, 2015 3:00 pm | by Seth Augenstein, Digital Reporter | News | Comments

Suntory, Japanese maker of award-winning whiskeys, is heading into orbit to conduct experiments that may benefit drinkers back on Earth.


Co-Founder of Mr. Coffee Company Dies at Age 91

August 3, 2015 2:25 pm | by MARK GILLISPIE, Associated Press | News | Comments

Vincent Marotta, one of the co-founders of the iconic Mr. Coffee brand that helped revolutionize how Americans make their morning brew, died Saturday at his home in suburban Cleveland.


Anheuser-Busch, Diageo Hopeful Despite Recent Struggles in North America

August 3, 2015 1:20 pm | by Andy Szal, Digital Reporter | News | Comments

AB InBev expects stronger revenue growth in the second half of 2015, while Diageo officials believe the company is well-positioned to take advantage of Americans' increasing preference for higher-end liquors.


Archer Daniels Midland Completes Sale of Chocolate Business to Cargill

August 3, 2015 1:15 pm | by Associated Press | News | Comments

Privately-held Cargill said the deal would strengthen and expand its chocolate business, and Archer Daniels Midland said the sale would allow it to redirect its spending to other areas.


Schedule of Packaging Sessions Released for 2015 PROCESS EXPO UNIVERSITY

August 3, 2015 1:10 pm | by FPSA | News | Comments

The Food Processing Suppliers Association recently released the schedule of its slate of packaging sessions as part of the PROCESS EXPO UNIVERSITY educational program taking place at Chicago's McCormick Place from September 15-18, 2015. The program features academics from leading educational institutions in the world and other experts discussing critical issues in the packaging of food and beverage products.


10 Steps to an Effective Disaster Response Plan

August 3, 2015 1:05 pm | by Jay Shelton, Senior Vice President of Risk Management Services, Assurance | Articles | Comments

Your food manufacturing business needs to be prepared so that it can survive even the most unexpected disaster. To protect your company against such dangers, it is imperative that you have a detailed response plan and practice it.


Tyson Hit Hard in 3Q by Rising Beef Costs and Export Issues

August 3, 2015 1:00 pm | by Associated Press | News | Comments

Tyson Foods' third-quarter-profit leapt 32 percent, but that was still short of expectations and the company cut its outlook with high cattle costs expected to continue to weigh on revenue growth.


5 Ways Wholesale Distributors Can Succeed With the Millennial Generation

August 3, 2015 11:00 am | by Stewart Applbaum, SVP and General Manager at Infor | Articles | Comments

Here are 5 tactics that can help you prepare your business to succeed with the next generation of customers, partners, and employees.


Why Seltzer is Seeing a Boom in Sales

August 3, 2015 10:30 am | by CBS This Morning | Videos | Comments

The popularity of the zero-calorie carbonated water is bubbling over in the U.S. Researchers say it’s driven by a desire to avoid sugary drinks and artificial sweeteners. But whatever the cause, seltzer companies across the country are rejoicing as their sales more than double.


VIDEO: Soylent Liquid Meals Reimagine Daily Nutrition

August 3, 2015 10:05 am | by CBS This Morning | Videos | Comments

What if you never need to worry about food again? That's the promise of company called Soylent. Today it begins selling what it calls complete meals, ready to drink in a bottle.


Photos of the Day: Subway Sandwich Artists Set World Record

August 3, 2015 9:35 am | by Kari Imberg, Associate Editor | News | Comments

On Saturday, more than 1,481 Subway employees and franchisees convened in Las Vegas to set a Guinness World Record for the most people making sandwiches simultaneously.


A Glance of the Basic Rules for Keeping Kosher

August 3, 2015 9:25 am | by The Associated Press | News | Comments

The laws for keeping kosher are complex. Here is a breakdown of the basic rules.


Survey Shows Americans Favor Farmers and Food During Drought

August 3, 2015 9:10 am | by MICHAEL R. BLOOD, EMILY SWANSON, Associated Press | News | Comments

When water gets scarce and the government slaps restrictions on its use, who should be first in line at the spigot? Farmers, according to an Associated Press-GfK poll.


Tyson Misses 3Q Profit Forecasts

August 3, 2015 8:45 am | by The Associated Press | News | Comments

Tyson Foods Inc. on Monday reported fiscal third-quarter net income of $343 million.


Report: Proteins Market Expected to Grow Significantly

August 3, 2015 8:20 am | by Andy Szal, Digital Reporter | News | Comments

A recent report expects the global market for protein ingredients to grow substantially over the next five years and approach $34 billion by 2020.



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