Carol L. Christison, president of the International Dairy-Deli-Bakery Association since 1982, passed away Tuesday. Christison was well known throughout the food industry, particularly as the master of ceremonies at the association's annual Dairy-Deli-Bake Expo.
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Five other states on Thursday joined Missouri's lawsuit against California in an effort to strike down the state's law barring the sale of eggs produced by hens kept in cages that do not meet size and space requirements. The law is set to take effect in 2015.
A new report suggests that health concerns and a desire for convenience are driving new product offerings in the packaged breakfast baked foods sector. Baked goods companies are working to make products more nutritious and more portable for consumers.
President Obama released his $3.9 trillion budget to immediate backlash from Republicans and a mixed response from manufacturing organizations. The National Association of Manufacturers and the Alliance for American Manufacturing have both released opinions on the proposed budget. Interestingly, they don't agree.
According to The Hartman Group, 47 percent of all eating occasions are alone. A recent report indicates that 43 percent of consumers say they enjoy eating alone so that they can catch up on watching television, reading and other activities.
The U.S. trade deficit widened slightly in January as a rise in imports of oil and other foreign goods offset a solid increase in exports. Exports climbed 0.6 percent to $192.8 billion, and imports also rose 0.6 percent to $231.6 billion. The trade deficit is the difference between imports and exports.
Lehigh Valley Dairy is voluntarily recalling orange juice because it may contain milk, a common allergen. The recall affects multiple brands distributed to both retail and food-service locations in Pennsylvania, New Jersey, Delaware, Maryland, Virginia, West Virginia and Washington, D.C.
Want to wake up to the sound of bacon sizzling on the stove with its aroma drawing you out of bed? There's an app for that. Oscar Mayer has created a bacon-scented app for the iPhone, developed by the Madison-based company's Institute for the Advancement of Bacon.
Author Christopher Leonard talks to MSNBC's Morning Joe about his new book, The Meat Racket: The Secret Takeover of America's Food Business. Leonard says that the meat industry goes to great lengths to ensure the public is ignorant about the meat production process.
Continuous ink jet printers are commonly used to print codes on meat and poultry products. It is important to choose the right printer and ink to avoid issues, including poor ink adhesion and low print quality, which can lead to costly downtime.
The Load Transfer Station with Pallet Cart (LTS-C) allows the fork truck driver to place the "go to" pallet onto a pallet cart for an automated process.
The Parker Remote Manager mobile application is designed for the Interact Xpress™ and Parker Factory Display products.
The NOVUS Continuous Motion VFFS Bagger combines high speed and rapid, tool-less changeover to produce high quality stand-up pouches.
Japanese beverage firm Suntory Holdings Ltd. is in talks to invest in Indian liquor manufacturer Radico Khaitan Ltd. Suntory is seeking to accelerate its expansion in the growing Asian market. Suntory announced in January that it would acquire U.S.-based Beam Inc.
Officials from California's Drought Task Force Tuesday listened to Central Valley community leaders and farmers vent their frustration over a lack of swift action regarding water and what they perceive to be too much red tape and outdated environmental laws.
Two men were found guilty Wednesday of stealing an American company's secret recipe for making a chemical used to whiten products — including the middle of Oreo cookies — and selling it to a competitor controlled by the Chinese government.
Beam me up some wine, Scotty! More and more TV shows are embracing the world of wine. Fans of sci-fi classic "Star Trek," period drama "Downton Abbey" and even "Duck Dynasty" can all buy wines bottled under license to their favorite show.
In a recent study, non-GMO topped organic as a driving factor behind brand choice. Eighty percent of consumers said they seek out non-GMO products, and 56 percent said non-GMO is a key factor to brand buying, versus 52 percent citing organic.
When food and beverage companies start thinking about big data, they should be thinking about trade secrets because, done right, big data should lead to proprietary insights. Key data can sometimes be protected under trade secret law, even if some of it comes from outside social media sources.
Following widespread reports that the "got milk?" slogan has been shelved, the saying's creator, the California Milk Processor Board (CMPB), says that the popular tag line and campaign are very much alive and thriving in the state of California.
Chobani has received approval for a $3.5 million expansion of its Greek yogurt plant in Twin Falls. The facility reached a production milestone in December, producing more than 1 million cases of yogurt each week. The addition will expand its packaging and filling rooms on the east side.