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Product Innovation: 5 Ways to Create the Next Big Thing Product Innovation: 5 Ways to Create the Next Big Thing

How to launch a new brand or product—and make it stick.

Saving Endangered Pigs by Raising Them for Food Saving Endangered Pigs by Raising Them for Food

Hood's Heritage Hogs, a small farm in Kentucky, is working to make the food system genetically diverse by raising Red Wattle pigs, a heritage breed that is threatened by extinction.

The French Cheese Board Event Space Opens in NYC The French Cheese Board Event Space Opens in NYC

The space will present art exhibits and interactive features to educate visitors about French cheeses.

Setton Pistachio Partners with Stafford’s Famous Chocolates Setton Pistachio Partners with Stafford’s Famous Chocolates

Setton Pistachio, maker of Pistachio Chewy Bites and the nation’s second largest pistachio processor, has partnered with Stafford’s Famous Chocolates.

Stone Brewing Co. Expands into Europe Stone Brewing Co. Expands into Europe

Stone Brewing Co. is hopping across the pond to open its first brewery outside the U.S., in Europe.

High-End Vinegar Garners Recognition, Long Waiting List High-End Vinegar Garners Recognition, Long Waiting List

In a remote area of Nebraska, George Johnson and his family are gaining recognition for their hand-crafted vinegar.

NJ Wineries to Get Promotional Spotlight NJ Wineries to Get Promotional Spotlight

New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie signed into law a measure that will increase awareness of the state's wine industry.

Tesco, Cisco Test Food Tracking Systems Tesco, Cisco Test Food Tracking Systems

Cisco consultant Nicola Villa sees the internet playing a bigger part in food.

Stony Creek Brewery Breaks Ground For New Brewery Stony Creek Brewery Breaks Ground For New Brewery

Stony Creek Brewery began construction for a new craft brewery in Branford, Conn.

Bolthouse Farms Brings Junk Marketing to Healthy Snacks Bolthouse Farms Brings Junk Marketing to Healthy Snacks

Bolthouse Farms , behind the famed baby carrot campaigns, plans to expand into healthy snacks for kids, such as fruits and smoothies, and promote the new line through "healthy snacking stations" in supermarkets.

Florida Researchers Seek to Grow Olive Industry Florida Researchers Seek to Grow Olive Industry

The University of Florida's Institute of Food and Agricultural Sciences and Florida Olive Council are working to determine the best olive trees to grow in Florida.

High Road Craft Ice Cream Founder to Release Cookbook High Road Craft Ice Cream Founder to Release Cookbook

In Mad Delicious (Oxmoor House), veteran chef, culinary educator, food writer, and owner of High Road Craft Ice Cream, Keith Schroeder, reveals the kitchen science behind achieving the satisfaction that’s often lost in healthy cooking.

Laura's Gourmet Granola Celebrates 10 Years of Booming Business Laura's Gourmet Granola Celebrates 10 Years of Booming Business

Laura Briscoe started her granola business, Laura's Gourmet Granola, in Tempe, Ariz., about 10 years ago.

Kettle Brand Expands into Non-GMO Popcorn Kettle Brand Expands into Non-GMO Popcorn

Kettle Brands new line of popcorn (SRP $3.69 per bag) hits store shelves this summer in five bold flavors.

Indianapolis Passes New Zoning Allowances for Breweries, Distilleries Indianapolis Passes New Zoning Allowances for Breweries, Distilleries

Breweries and distilleries used to be considered a nuisance by the Indianapolis government, but that changed when the city council voted to take them off the list of nuisance businesses.

VA State Law Helps Craft Beer Industry Thrive in Loudoun County VA State Law Helps Craft Beer Industry Thrive in Loudoun County

Craft brewers in Loudoun County in Virginia are on the rise due to a state law in 2012.

Parmigiano Reggiano Consortium Celebrates 80th Anniversary Parmigiano Reggiano Consortium Celebrates 80th Anniversary

The Consorzio del Formaggio Parmigiano-Reggiano marked its 80th anniversary with a reception on June 28 at Giovanni Rana Pastificio & Cucina at Chelsea Market in New York City.

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