FOOD NEWS

January 18, 2018  -  Hoping to overcome sales-limiting stereotypes about prunes and expand when and how people consume them, the California Dried Plum Board is teaming with the meal kit provider Chefâd to showcase the dried fruitâs diverse uses and benefits in three new meals and as bonus snack with a la carte meals.

January 18, 2018  -  The global financial crisis that began with the housing market crash in 2008 may technically be over, but its long-term impact will continue to influence how consumers spend their money in 2018 and beyond and which companies and brand they support, according to research from Euromonitor International.

January 18, 2018  -  Nestlà Japan will become the first confectioner to launch a product with Barry Callebautâs ruby chocolate as it plans to introduce KitKat Chocolatory Sublime Ruby.

January 17, 2018  -  From cannabis cuisine - Jeff Sessionsâ recent interventions notwithstanding - to âintrinsic nutrition' (a renewed focus on nutrient-dense foods naturally rich in healthy fats, protein, fiber, and other nutrients), here are 10 macro trends to watch in 2018 from food and beverage developer Mattson.

January 17, 2018  -  Urban Remedy, a plant-based food company specializing in organic ready-to-eat meals, snacks, and cold pressed juices, has closed a $17m series B fundraising round with lead investment from 301 INC, General Millsâ venture arm, and attracted natural products industry veteran John Foraker to its board of directors.