Monthly Archives: May 2016

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Vox Pop: The truth about Millennials, revealed by Millennials

Category : Food & Beverage

Serial snackers, addicted to new products and ‘emotionally connected’ to coffee? Marketers are obsessed with Millennials—generally defined as adults between the age of 18 to 34—so we thought it would be fun to head into the streets of Chicago and find out what real-life Millennials think about food.

http://www.beveragedaily.com/


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URC Vietnam investigated for excess lead in soft drinks

Category : Food & Beverage

Vietnam’s health ministry has blocked the sale of five containers of green tea and energy drinks manufactured by the local unit of a leading Philippines food and beverage firm, claiming that the products contained excessive amounts of lead.

http://www.beveragedaily.com/


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Japanese wine drinkers are becoming more adventurous: report

Category : Food & Beverage

Wine drinkers in Japan are becoming more adventurous and showing an increased interested in wine, according to Wine Intelligence. And, in fact, the country is rated as one of the most attractive wine markets in the world. 

http://www.beveragedaily.com/


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Japanese wine drinkers are becoming more adventurous: report

Category : Food & Beverage

Wine drinkers in Japan are becoming more adventurous and showing an increased interested in wine, according to Wine Intelligence. And, in fact, the country is rated as one of the most attractive wine markets in the world. 

http://www.beveragedaily.com/


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Multinational firms sell poorer quality (but more expensive) food to Eastern Europeans

Category : Food & Beverage

Multinational food firms are manufacturing poorer quality, unhealthier (but sometimes more expensive) versions of their trademarked brands for the Eastern Europe market, says the Czech Republic, which wants to see EU legislation to protect consumers. It’s ‘ethically problematic but not illegal’, say experts – so can anything actually be done? 

http://www.beveragedaily.com/


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Metsä Board re-thinks Bag-in-Box concept with Elevated Drink Box

Category : Food & Beverage

Metsä Board has partnered with BOBST, Kodak, Marbach, Henkel, and Knauer to develop an ‘Elevated Drink Box’ (EDB) based on the ‘bag in box’ concept.

http://www.beveragedaily.com/


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Metsä Board re-thinks Bag-in-Box concept with Elevated Drink Box

Category : Food & Beverage

Metsä Board has partnered with BOBST, Kodak, Marbach, Henkel, and Knauer to develop an ‘Elevated Drink Box’ (EDB) based on the ‘bag in box’ concept.

http://www.beveragedaily.com/


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East Coast brewery for Ballast Point announced

Category : Food & Beverage

US craft brewer, Ballast Point Brewing and Spirits, is investing $47.8m in an East Coast brewery in Botetourt County, Virginia. 

http://www.beveragedaily.com/


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East Coast brewery for Ballast Point announced

Category : Food & Beverage

US craft brewer, Ballast Point Brewing and Spirits, is investing $47.8m in an East Coast brewery in Botetourt County, Virginia. 

http://www.beveragedaily.com/


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US bottled water category will be bigger than carbonated soft drinks by 2017, predicts IBWA

Category : Food & Beverage

Bottled water is poised to overtake carbonated soft drinks as America’s largest beverage category by volume by 2017, “if not by the end of 2016,” according to data from the International Bottled Water Association (IBWA) and the Beverage Marketing Corporation (BMC).

http://www.beveragedaily.com/