Fewer Consumers are Cooking at Home

An article published in Harvard Business Review suggests that the supermarket and grocery business model may not be able to survive much longer without...

Chobani Chooses 7 Companies for Food Incubator

The Chobani Food Incubator is in its second year, and will be helping seven food and beverage companies challenge their respective industries, according to...

INFRA Chief Bullish on Independents After Whole Foods + Amazon Closes

St. Paul, MN — The head of the nation’s leading trade group for independent natural foods retailers says the acquisition of Whole Foods by Amazon.com...

PCC Natural Markets Now PCC Community Markets

WholeFoods Magazine’s 2016 Retailer of the Year winner PCC Natural Markets has changed its name to PCC Community Markets. One of Seattle’s original grocers...

Toosum Healthy Foods Acquires Kutoa

Seattle, WA -- Toosum Healthy Foods, LLC announced the expansion of its platform of all-natural snack foods with the acquisition of the health bar brand Kutoa. “We...
brick-and-mortar

How will Amazon Purchase and Blue Apron IPO Affect Brick-and-Mortar?

One of the world’s leading online retailers, Amazon can now expand their reach with its purchase of Whole Foods Market for $13.7 billion. Many...
Soda Tax

Philadelphia Soda Tax Upheld

Philadelphia, PA – The city’s controversial 1.5-cent-per ounce sugar-sweetened soda tax on beverage distributors was upheld on Wednesday by a Pennsylvania appeals court. The American...
labeling

FDA Extends Timing for Nutrition Facts Label Changes

Washington, D.C. — The U.S. Food and Drug Administration will extend the timetable for compliance with its new rules for Nutrition Facts and Supplement...

PepsiCo Courting Vita Coco’s Owners for Potential Acquisition

Harrison, NY — Long-time soft drinks distributor PepsiCo has been reported by Reuters to be in talks to purchase All Market Inc., the owner...

Arteseans Beverages Announces Distribution Partnerships

North Miami Beach, FL — Arteasans Beverages, announced that they will be increasing their current distribution in the Mid-Atlantic and Northeast regions by partnering...

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