FOOD NEWS

August 8, 2018  -  Starbucks is entering the fast-growing kombucha category with a new line of organic products under its Evolution Fresh brand.

August 8, 2018  -  US consumers will see a price increase across Hostess Brandsâ portfolio, including Twinkies and Ding Dongs, as inflationary pressure has taken a toll on the companyâs Q2 sales.

August 8, 2018  -  Protein water brand Protein2o is on an âamazing growth trajectory,â said its president Andy Horrow. Itâs poised for more growth after securing a distribution deal in 900 Publix stores.

August 7, 2018  -  While phrases such as âeating cleanâ are starting to appear more frequently in consumer marketing, Mintel research shows some consumers are confused by the term âcleanâ when used on pack, says Stephanie Mattucci, Mintelâs associate director for food science, who caught up with FoodNavigator-USA at the IFT show in Chicago last month.

August 7, 2018  -  To the casual observer, âcleaning upâ food labels sounds like an eminently sensible thing to do. After all, who wants to ingest anything âdirty?â But what, precisely, are these grubby imposters apparently lurking in our foods and beverages?