For product launches, business innovations and a look at the rising stars in specialty foods, this is your supplier news resource. Read spotlights on the strategies of successful brands; keep up on who won top honors at major award events; and discover trending flavors and categories. Also find key regulatory news that can have an impact on your business, and don’t miss education and networking opportunities to boost your bottom line.
Natural-soda manufacturer Reed's, Inc., is expanding its Los Angeles plant, spending $1.5 million to replace equipment and tripling production to continue its double-digit growth.
Tech startup Shipstr wants to bring international freight shipping to the 21st century.
In the food dispute of the decade, one fact is clear: consumers are growing more aware—and wary—of genetically modified foods. Here, specialty retailers and producers across the country explain why you should craft your own GMO strategy for the sake of sales, trust, and transparency.
New ingredients, unique flavor combinations, and an artisanal approach are propelling creativity and interest in this mature category, but some classics still reign supreme.
Uganda's coffee output may see a boost of up to 3 percent, thanks to a beneficial season of rainy weather.
North Carolina is continuing to see explosive growth among the 100 breweries and brewpubs in its craft beer sector, as are South Carolina's 20 locations.
The industry is booming, but some retailers may not be harnessing the full potential of specialty foods.
Americans continue to prefer red wines over whites.
What began as a you-pick-’em raspberry farm has grown into a multimillion-dollar business with products sold in specialty stores around the world.
Creating an age-old product that’s just hitting its mainstream stride, Acme knows smoked fish. A tour of its factory sheds light on this prosperous company’s humble beginnings, its commitment to high quality, and a taste of things still to come.
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An abundance of innovative, creative people, several key cheese organizations, and a huge consumer market nearby have helped this small state make an international name for its artisanal American cheeses.
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