Top Trends In Grocery Shopping For 2018 From: Food Manufacturing CLEVELAND, Dec. 28, 2017 (PRNewswire) — More shopping options and mobile payments at checkout rank among the top trends for grocery in 2018, according to John Karolefski, veteran supermarket analyst and purveyor of www.GroceryStories.com.Karolefski also predicts the launch of supermarket-branded meal kits, more wine bars […]
Kellogg’s Canada & The Salvation Army Turn Treats into Toys for Children From: Food in Canada Mississauga, Ont. – Kellogg Canada’s Rice Krispies and The Salvation Army teamed up again last year to make sure that all children experienced holiday magic.The Rice Krispies Treats for Toys celebrated its fifth anniversary in 2017. The program takes […]
Blockchain, Agri-Food’s New Uber? From: Food in Canada By Dr. Sylvain Charlebois Halifax, NS – There has been a lot of noise on cryptocurrencies and Bitcoin of late. While some suggest cryptocurrencies are a fraud, others believe them to be the next economic revolution the world has seen since the internet. Bitcoin has brought to […]
Toronto Chef Helps Egg Farmers of Canada Inspire Consumers From: Food in Canada Ottawa – The Egg Farmers of Canada each year for more than 20 years has donated eggs to community food banks across Canada. This year it wants to inspire Canadians to also give back. That’s why the EFC launched its Recipes That […]
Join Krystal Darling at George Brown College! Our Vice President of Sales & Marketing, Krystal Darling, will be a guest panelist for George Brown’s “Future Food, Food Future” conference on Monday November 28. Join us as she discusses managing growth and pushing innovation in the food and beverage industries. Hope to see you there!
Milk protein used to make biodegradable food wrap From the CBC A new biodegradable film made of milk protein has the potential to keep food fresher and replace plastic wraps, according to researchers from the U.S. Department of Agriculture. Lead researchers Peggy Tomasula and Laetitia Bonnaillie plan to present their work before a conference of […]
Food and Beverage Ontario backs changes to province’s processing vegetable regulations From Better Farming An organization representing Ontario’s food and beverage manufacturers supports the Ontario Farm Products Marketing Commission’s efforts to change the province’s processing vegetable regulations. Food and Beverage Ontario says the commission’s proposal supports the industry in addressing key elements raised by the […]
Corrugated paper fights plastic for fresh produce share From Food Manufacture UK Some large UK retailers are failing to demonstrate the environmental benefits commonly attributed to plastic returnable transit packaging (RTP) when used for fresh produce, instead preferring it for reasons of supply-chain efficiency, the Confederation of Paper Industries (CPI) has suggested. “Certain retailers are […]