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Hinds-Bock has introduced high temperature hot fill machines that are suitable for a wide variety of products such as jams and jellies, sauces, soups, stew, cheese, peanut butter as well as non-food applications like cosmetics and grease.
The Hinds-Bock Icer/Glazer applies string icing and waterfall curtain icing onto a wide variety of panned and un-panned products.
Hinds-Bocks industrial depositors are designed and manufactured for the largest depositing lines with the highest industry throughputs.
Hinds-Bock's Automatic Swirlers can be used for mixing products together such as fillings and batter.
The Hinds-Bock 4P-01 is designed for high speed depositing of sauce pellets for meal kits and also for the high speed depositing of sauce, condiments and fillings into thermo-formed cavities of horizontal vacuum formers or pre-made cups.
Hinds-Bock Corporation manufactures pie depositing machinery for the entire range of pies including meat pies, fruit pies, custard pies, cream pies and pie toppings.
The Hinds-Bock tool-free spout includes a centerline adjustment feature, which makes changeover from one package to the other very quick.
Hinds-Bock's new 12P-06 high speed depositors are designed for "Portion Control" sweet goods as-well-as Mini Muffins, Snack Cakes and Brownies.
Honest Tea now offers a line of better-for-you juice drinks targeted to older kids.
Post Foods added Honey Bunches of Oats Greek Honey Crunch cereal to its Honey Bunches of Oats cereal line, combining Greek yogurt bunches with crispy whole grain flakes and a touch of honey.
Honeywell's Model S Series of subminiature pressure transducers fit into tight spaces with little clearance, and accurately measure pressure ranges from 100 psi to 15000 psi.
Hormel Sandwich Makers come in five varieties and can be found in the refrigerated heat-and-eat meat case.
Hinds-Bock manufactures filling machines with self contained heat systems for temperature sensitive filling applications.
Hood Greek Frozen Yogurt combines low-fat frozen yogurt with ingredients such as raspberry swirls, granola crunch and chocolate chips.
Ian's Natural Foods, which offers more than 40 gluten-free foods for every part of the day, has recently added some new products.
Idahoan Foods adds Idahoan Bacon and Cheddar Chipotle Flavored Mashed Potatoes to its repertoire.
In anticipation of the growth in manufacturing projected for 2013, Indeck is now offering its high-tech boilers to any plant that needs superheated or saturated steam.
Ingredion has introduced its new Dolcerra sweetness and texture system for reduced sugar juices at the 2013 Institute of Food Technologists Annual Meeting and Food Expo.
The Jamba Green Fusion fruit and veggie smoothie is the latest in a long line of frozen at-home smoothie kits developed by Inventure Foods Inc. in partnership with smoothie retailer Jamba Juice Co.
Inventure Foods Inc., turns up the heat on the snack food category with the introduction of T.G.I. Fridays Extreme Heat Crunchy Fries and T.G.I. Fridays Jalapeno Poppers Snack Sticks.
Intelligent Protein Snacks, or "ips," are a new snacking concept based on the extra crispy edges of cooked egg whites.
Jif rolls out Chocolate and Chocolate Mint whipped peanut butters as well as no-stir almond butter and cashew butter.
Popcorn fans now have a new better-for-you option: Jolly Time Butter and Butter Light Microwave Pop Corn from The American Pop Corn Co. is made with the patented Smart Balance blend of oils.
Karoun Dairies introduces a line of Kefir Cheese Labne in three flavors: Creamy Ranch, French Onion and Spicy Garden.
Kellogg's has introduced To Go Breakfast Shakes and Breakfast Shake Mixes for people who can't take a break for breakfast.
Kemin has launched AssuriTEA Sport, a water-extracted proprietary formula of diverse polyphenols that works as a recovery ingredient for athletes and other active individuals.
Kemin has introduced BactoCease NV, an ingredient for the intervention of Listeria monocytogenes in meat and poultry processing facilities.
Kettle Brand is expanding its popular line of kettle-cooked potato chips to include two new creations: Maple Bacon and Sweet and Salty.
Key Technology has introduced a new standard Iso-Flo conveyor and hygienic options for all other Iso-Flo vibratory conveyors.
Key Technology's Product Definer rapidly analyzes and evaluates new products and technologies, developing a knowledge base of customer product characteristics.
King Oscar has introduced their first new sardine products in five years: Spicy Cracked Pepper in Extra Virgin Olive Oil and Jalapeno in Extra Virgin Olive Oil.
Konica Minolta Sensing Americas, Inc. (KMSA) has announced the launch of its latest color measurement solution; the NC-1 non-contact in-line system.
Kraft Foods Group Inc has simplified Velveeta for use as a cheesy condiment with new shelf-stable Velveeta Toppers.
In efforts to appeal to the growing Hispanic population, Kraft Foods Group Inc. introduces two varieties - Cinnamon and Vanilla - of Jell-O Arroz Con Leche.
Nestle USA partnered with select farmers to grow the ingredients for the new entree line that features six varieties of lean proteins.
The Lean Cuisine Salad Additions from Nestle USA are sold alongside other Lean Cuisine products in retailers' freezer cases.
Lindt Mocha Coconut is a limited-edition dark chocolate bar that includes coffee flavor with toasted coconut pieces.
Pure Leaf Iced Tea, a product of The Pepsi Lipton Tea Partnership, debuts a Not Too Sweet line of ready-to-drink iced tea.
The 255g bags of ready-to-eat chicken nuggets are part of Kraft's Lunchables Snackers "Lunchables without a drink" line.
Celebrity Chef Marcela Valladolid teamed up with Safeway to offer an assortment of flavorful food products
Milk-based pudding now available in resealable pouches.
Modular Conveyor Express is displaying its Tabletop Conveyors line at the 2013 Pack Expo.
The Micron-Pro cooking oil filter is engineered to pay for itself in oil savings within the first year at plants producing meatballs, potato chips, batter-breaded foods, and other products.
The newest Mini Babybel variety joins the portfolio of natural, individually portioned snacking cheeses that includes Mini Babybel Original, Light, Sharp Original, White Cheddar, Gouda, Cheddar and Bonbel.
The new Brown Rice Triscuit from Mondelez International starts with whole-grain brown rice and wheat and weaves in pieces of sweet potato or red beans, bringing a new taste to the mainstream cracker aisle.
Mountain Dew's Kickstart is a sparkling juice beverage concept that offers a refreshing and energizing take on one's morning routine.
Mr. Dee's Inc. has introduced Dee Amore Simply Baked, the never-fried French fries with less than 1g of fat per serving.
General Mills Inc. has introduced Nature Valley Soft-Baked Oatmeal Squares and Nature Valley Protein Granola.
Introduced at the 2013 IFT Food Expo, Naturex Energy Chews are aimed at customers looking for a natural pick-me-up.
In order to showcase the documented natural benefits of its botanical ingredients for the 2013 IFT Expo, Naturex has created two functional instant drink mix concepts.
NextFoods introduces GoodBelly Carrot Ginger, the brand's first-ever probiotic vegetable juice.
NuTEC Manufacturing offers an all hydraulic, microprocessor controlled, multi-outlet forming machine that is designed to maneuver plant wide.
Food forming machine manufacturer NuTEC offers an accessory that is designed to make patties take on more of a home-made or smashed appearance.
Salt for Life Sea Salt Blend - sea salt with 70 percent percent less sodium than table salt - delivers the true taste of salt using a patented sodium-reduction technology from Nu-Tek Food Science.
OMG Blends, an acronym for Organic Made Great, introduces its nutrient-rich read-to-eat smoothies and soups.
The maker of sprouted breads, flours, and seeds encourages transparency with its products; every product includes a QR code that consumers can tap into on their smart phones for access a detailed life story and video of each ingredient.
The specially selected sweet onions are lightly fried in vegetable oil and seasoned and come in Bacon, BBQ, Chipotle and Original flavors.
Kraft Foods Group Inc. is growing its Oscar Mayer Selects brand with the Chicken Breast Hot Dog.
Passage Foods USA introduces three Mexican simmer sauces that offer authentic meals in less than 20 minutes.
Patty Paper, which offers a variety of FDA-approved papers for use in the meat, dairy, bakery and deli industries, provides a patented FDA-approved, individually wrapped paper packaging system for every single stack it sells.
Kellogg Co. has introduced peanut butter Pop-Tarts.
Pick Heaters offers pilot-scale and production-scale versions of its 3A Sanitary Heater.
General Mills introduces its line of refrigerated, ready-to-use, gluten-free dough products.
The Piping Gourmets uses certified gluten-free and dairy-free cake batter, along with a new vegan frosting to make all-natural gluten-free Whoopie Pies.
The Popcorn Factory, Chicago's purveyor of gourmet snacks is celebrating the Windy City's 176th birthday with three celebratory popcorn flavors, inspired by Chicago's favorite fare.
Powder-Solutions' BFM fittings are designed to avoid trapping powders, and provide easy installation and removal.
General Mills' Progresso Soup brand is offering new and improved soup flavors to its ready to eat line.
Pure Protein's Soft Baked Bars contain a proprietary protein blend of milk protein concentrate, soy protein isolate, whey protein isolate and whey protein concentrate.
High-purity Reb D has one of the best sweetness profiles of any steviol glycoside from the stevia leaf, according to PureCircle research.
This unique chocolate candy contains 21 grams of protein per two-peanut butter cup serving and is sweetened with a blend of erythritol, monk fruit and sucralose to enables a low total carbohydrate count.
Ishida's new QX-1100 Flex is a space-saving, high-capacity tray sealer designed to accommodate virtually any size and shape of tray.
Consumers can now enjoy Rosina Food Products' Wrapped Meatballs, Angus Meatballs, and Mini Meatballs.
Safeway Inc. has introduced private-label Lucerne Plus Protein Dairy Beverage, a line of protein-enhanced dairy drinks that comes in three varieties, all of which contain more protein and less sugar than traditional milk.
The bite-size delicacies are inspired by the flavors of India, South America and France.
American Halal Co. is growing its Saffron Road brand with a line of frozen appetizers and shelf-stable, non-GMO verified chickpea snacks.
The Sara Lee brand is rolling out two new dessert products: Cookies and Cream Cheesecake and Perfectly Portioned for 2 Fruit Pies.
The makers of Mrs. Smith's Pies want to help consumers fill their homes with fresh-baked aromas with a new line of flaky crust pies.
Sensient Colors has expanded its research and development efforts on a global scale, and developed an Advanced Emulsion Technology for natural colors.
Sensient Colors LLC, a business unit of Sensient Technologies Corporation, has announced AccuPak, the first dissolvable bag in the food color industry.
Avalanche, a titanium-free alternative to titanium dioxide white powder, can enhance the visual appearance and texture of confection and various topical applications.
Sensient Colors has introduced DustPro NXT natural color powders, a product line that extends Sensients natural color portfolio.
Setton Farms Inc. introduces Pistachio Chewy Bites, an all-natural, gluten-free, vegan snack food based on roasted pistachios, dried cranberries and agave nectar.
The Icelandic Milk and Skyr Corp. introduced its Siggi's brand of skyr yogurt in Squeezable Yogurt Tubes.
The Quaker Oats' brand San Francisco treat can now be enjoyed quickly and conveniently thanks to the new microwavable cups.
Nestle Dreyer's Ice Cream Co. has introduced two varieties of new Skinny Cow Ice Cream Candy Bars.
Distributed by TC Heartland, the liquid drops come in three varieties: Agave, Monk Fruit and Stevia.
Smirnoff Iced Cake and Smirnoff Kissed Caramel join Smirnoff Fluffed Marshmallow and Smirnoff Whipped Cream in the brand's increasingly popular line of confectionery flavored vodkas.
Solixir, a functional drink brand, contains no added sugar or caffeine and relies on botanicals and other natural ingredients for their functional benefits.
New York City-based SoupMan Inc. is making its notorious soups available soup aisle of supermarkets across the country.
South Beach Diet Corp. has introduced a line of protein-packed snack bars and snack smoothies.
The quinoa-based nutrition bars and cereals contains 7-8g of protein, 5g of fiber and less than 200 calories.
Consumers can warm up their taste buds this holiday season with new Sriracha Candy Canes from J&D's Foods
The beverages are packaged in aseptic cartons and do not require refrigeration until after opening.
The skinless, boneless sardine fillets come in three different gourmet sauces: classic Extra Virgin Olive Oil, rustic Tuscan Style Tomato Sauce and zesty Whole Grain Dijon Mustard.
Stonyfield has rolled out a smoothie product with a base of organic low-fat yogurt and blend in organic fruit and vegetable purees.
Traina Foods introduced California Sun Dried Tomato Ketchup at the Winter Fancy Food Show in San Francisco at the end of January.
Supercritical Fluid Technologies has introduced a new pilot scale supercritical extractor for the processing of natural products.
Campbell Soup adds a seafood variety to its Swanson Flavor Boost line of concentrated broths.
Vidalia onions get snacked and packed thanks to a licensing agreement between Vidalia Brands and Inventure Foods.
The new artisan bread is made with American-grown, farm-fresh sweet potatoes and goes conveniently from freezer to table in less than 20 minutes.
Talenti Gelato launched its 3-oz. stick novelty Gelato Pops in eight of Talenti's best-selling pint flavors.
New Tamari Lite 50% Less Sodium Gluten Free Soy Sauce is a product for gluten-free consumers concerned about sodium content.
Introduced at IFT 2013, the Tate and Lyle Soda-Lo Salt Microspheres reduce the quantity of salt needed without compromising taste or functionality.
Culinary entrepreneur Terri Rogers has developed low-calorie, ready-to-eat angel hair pasta entrees and soups
Thermo Fisher Scientific Inc. recently mobilized its Food Safety Response Center to develop a method to test for the presence of the veterinary drug phenylbutazone in horsemeat.
Add-Here 3200 from TIC Gums provides more than just sweetness: it carefully mimics the stick, hold, and texture lost when sugar is replaced by high-intensity artificial sweeteners.
TIC Gums has introduced its unique hydrocolloid systems, Saladizer Max, at the 2013 IFT Annual Meeting and Food Expo.
Recently, Tofurky made its way into a variety of vegan prepared foods and meals, including pot pie, quiche and pocket-style sandwiches.
Frito-Lay North America recently launched its Tostitos Cantina tortilla chips and salsas which recreate the Mexican restaurant experience for consumers at home.
Treasure Cave Crumbled Blue Cheese now comes in four flavors: Chipotle Pepper, Southeast Smoked, Southwest Chipotle and Black Bean, and Zesty Buffalo Wing.
Unifiller Systems has developed a new robotic decorating and finishing system called the Deco-Bot.
The Multi-Piston Depositor, a heavy duty stainless steel industrial depositor from Unifiller, is ideal for all sorts of volume depositing.
Tubulars Immunity Straws infuse white milk with passion fruit flavor and Wellmune WGP.
Van Drunen Farms now offers freeze-dried Edamame for food manufacturers wanting to include a healthy addition to their snacks.
Van Drunen Farms now offers a variety of lemon flavorings for all food applications looking for a fresh citrus zing.
VitaFrute is the first organic, all-natural, ready-made alcoholic drink.
Vi Crunch Protein Super Cereal is high-protein, high-fiber cereal that contains ViSalus' proprietary Fi-Sorb protein blend.
The Seasoned Snack Crackers come in a convenient 1.5-oz single-serve bags with flavors that include. Chipotle Ranch, Parmesan Peppercorn and White Cheddar Romano.
Castle Coffee Blends, includes three varieties: Morning is Murder, Writer's Roast and Brewing Storm.
WILD Flavors, Inc. has added a versatile, low-calorie sweetener designed to add sweetness, reduce calorie content, and lower finished product costs.
Yasso adds Coconut, Mango and Vanilla Bean to its Yasso Frozen Greek Yogurt Bar lineup.
To welcome the warmer months, Yoplait is introducing Light Piña Colada and Original Cosmopolitan yogurts.
General Mills formulated a protein-packed yogurt that appeals to teens and tweens called Yoplait Pro-Force.
Yo-Quick's Instant Goat Milk Yogurt is made from powdered goat milk and is available in three flavors -- Blueberry Blast, Sensational Strawberry and Very Vanilla.
Yummy Yammy has introduced Sweet Potato Salsa, redefining the concept of salsa by replacing tomatoes with sweet potato.
The Berkshires, N.Y.-based family farm introduced a line of whole milk yogurts made from grass-fed milk and locally grown vegetables.
Dunkin’ Donuts and WhiteWave Foods Co. have entered into a licensing agreement to introduce Dunkin’ Donuts Coffee Creamers to grocery outlets nationwide.
Edoughble cookie dough is made for those consumers who prefer to eat cookie dough in its perfect, unbaked form.
National Fish & Seafood introduced three new stuffed clam appetizer varieties under the Matlaw’s brand.
General Mills Inc. announced in late January an aggressive lineup of new food products, including a number of concepts under its Helper brand.
Flavortown Roasts coffee line is now available in eight coffee varieties in Keurig-compatible single-serve coffee cups.
The Kugel Co. rolled out four varieties of this classic Jewish egg noodle dish.
Honest Unsweet Lemon Tea is an unsweetened, zero-calorie beverage is flavored with organic lemon extract.
Jay Street Coffee leverages manufacturer's expertise in fresh-brewed, great-tasting beverages.
Johnsonville Sausage developed a new line of fully cooked and skillet-ready meatballs.
Kellogg Co. rolls out Kashi Crunchy Granola and Seed Bars in two flavors: Honey Oat Flax and Chocolate Chip Chia.
Kellogg Co. is growing its Kashi brand with Greek Tzatziki and Indian Tikka Masala single-serve pizzas.
The Little Slugger introduces a line of patented baseball bat shaped ice cream cones and baseball and bat shaped fruit snacks to the retail market.
ConAgra Foods introduces Marie Callender’s Easy Sides line of pasta side dishes.
MilkSplash is a milk flavoring concept that comes in fun colors and engaging characters.
Nemi Chia Spoonable Chia is a refrigerated vegan product made with chia seeds soaked in a special blend of almond and coconut milk.
Evol Foods adds multi-serve skillet; Lean & Fit product lines to its frozen food portfolio: multi-serve skillet.
Tea Forte launches Noir pan-roasted black teas.
Just Born Quality Confections introduces Peeps Party Cake Flavored Marshmallow Chicks.
Sunsweet's Greek yogurt variety combines diced dried plums with a creamy Greek yogurt coating.
Stonyfield's yogurt pouches, available in the refrigerated section, keep probiotic cultures alive and thriving.
Mizkan Americas added two seasoned rice vinegars to its Nakano product line.
Milk2Go Sport is a ready-to-drink, milk-based protein shake that helps stimulate muscle repair after workouts.
Chloe’s Naturally 3 Pops soft serve fruit, created by Chloe Epstein, come in strawberry, mango and raspberry flavors.
Stacy’s Bake Shop Bakery Crisps are a sweet and savory line of artisan snacks made from real bakery breads that are sliced thin and twice-baked to achieve the perfect crunch.
The MegaShear Ultra-High Shear Mixer is designed for homogenizing dispersions and disintegrating large solid particles or droplets suspended in liquid.
Antimicrobial solution provides spray-on safety
Gould's Sanitary Pumps are can handle a wide range of food industry applications.
Food industry spray nozzle specialist Delavan has introduced a check valve variation in their SDX spray drying nozzles, giving operators drip-free shut off, saving loss of valuable product and avoiding the need for clean-up before processes restart.
LiQuifix is the world's first certified green multipurpose spray lubricant. Its patented formula and packaging is safe for humans and the environment and in independent tests LiQuifix outperforms other spray lubricants.
HappyTot is the first and only baby food fortified with the super-grain Salba.
Hinds-Bock's new Ring/Bundt cake line produces multiple flavors or swirl patterns, and applies various toppings such as nuts or streusel.
Island Abbey Foods introduces the world's first 100% pure honey candy: Honey Delights,a product of Prince Edward Island.
Aven MIG video borescope offers palm-size power with its Remote visual inspection equipment.
Key Technology's onCore combines a vibratory density separation shaker with a camera/laser sorter for the processing of iceberg and romaine lettuces in bagged salads.
The fully integrated Cornerstone Beltweigh SA checkweigher can be used to control upstream processes, reducing under-fill and over-fill products by providing automatic, real-time feedback to fillers on trends or out-of-tolerance conditions.
Mettler-Toledo Safeline introduces a PowerPhasePRO Pipeline metal detector with sensitivity to metal contaminants in pumped liquids, slurries and semi-solids.
Kashi's Caribbean Carnival new pizza blends tropical flavors with its Seven Whole Grain and Sesame and flax seed crust.
Healthy Beverage Co. introduces a line of Steaz Zero Calorie Sparkling Green Tea, an all-natural zero calorie carbonated soft drink with no carbs or sugar added.
KZValve High Performance valves can be used in systems for wash down apparatus, temperature control systems and regulating systems that control food processing equipment.
The Hi-Speed XC3 CombiChecker delivers an economical integrated inspection solution for tight spaces.
Compact Indicator From Avery Weigh-Tronix Delivers Advanced Communications Capabilities And Flexibility For Multiple Weighing Applications
The PA1200fa Front Apply Label Printer/Applicator is available using the Tharo H-Series direct thermal or thermal transfer printers with print resolutions of 203 or 300 dpi.
Revere Inc. Adds Inventory Lot Traceability Features to Immpower R6
Brandt Beef introduces an innovative, cost-effective packaging of beef for restaurant chefs nationwide.
Healthy Choice introduces 11 new frozen meals for its Cafe Steamers, All Natural Entrees and Select Entrees product lines.
Lawson's Enterprise Management System, M3 10.1 extends Lawson's industry-specific enterprise software offerings
Tharo System's RFID Wizard prompts users for the necessary information and EasyLabel will do the rest.
Virginia Dare introduces flavors for trendy coconut water.
New stainless steel helical and helical bevel gear reducers from SEW-Eurodrive resist bacteria and chemicals common to the food processing industry.
Annie Chun's Inc. debuts a frozen product line featuring Organic Potstickers and Mini Wontons.
Palermo's Pizza unveils a pair of flavorful pizzas -- Primo Thin Garden and Chicken Fajita.
Farmland Foods expands the bacon category with Farmland Spicy BBQ Bacon, made from fresh pork bellies.
In an effort to reduce temperature loss and separate space Goff's Enterprises introduces Climate Curtains.
Unilever North America now uses cage-free eggs in its Hellmann's Light Mayonnaise in the U.S.
Mars Chocolate North America introduces the 3 Musketeers Truffle Crisp bar, which delivers a unique taste experience through twin bars that are "rich enough to share, but you really won't want to."
Plum Organics introduces Just, six single-fruit purees of USDA organic baby food made with 100 percent fruits with no added sugar, juice, colors or flavors.
The centuries-old Malaysian Kopi, named Asia's best coffee by The Wall Street Journal, is a must-have for serious coffee lovers.
Annie Chun's Inc. leading producer of all-natural, gourmet Pan-Asian foods, introduces Roasted Seaweed Snacks, providing a healthier, tasty alternative for snackers who desire a delicious crunch.
Hosokawa's Bepex Bexmill is ideal for the size reduction and granulation of soft and sticky materials especially in the food and pharmaceutical industries
Hinds-Bock Introduces its latest icer/glazer for bakery food products.
Comax helps product manufacturers trim sugar and calories while improving taste and mouthfeel
P.F. Chang's Home Menu line was created cooperatively by the chefs at the restaurant chain and those at Unilever North America.
A-B-C Packaging Machine Corporation's Model 436 tape sealer seals cases with tape at speeds to 50 cases per minute.
A-B-C's Model 450 is a heavy duty unit that can, erect, and seal corrugated cases every 1.1 seconds.
Mars' new M&M's Pretzel Chocolate Candies combines both sweet and salty tastes in every piece with chocolate and pretzel in every bite.
Racconto Imported Italian Foods rolls out Racconto Essentials Pasta which combines the delicious, all-natural taste and texture of premium pasta with the CoroWise Naturally Sourced Cholesterol Reducer brand of plant sterols, from Minneapolis-based Cargill.
Information That Matters is an information notification and management platform developed by Heat and Control to improve Overall Equipment Effectiveness in food processing plants.
A new option adds a half-inch tall intermittent perimeter lip to the Protech 4048 heavy duty plastic pallet.
Virginia Dare featured trendy new flavors, varieties of vanilla, various masking flavors and assorted teas in the Virginia Dare Garden of Flavors during the 2010 IFT Expo. Green peach and maqui grapefruit beverages were on the menu.
Girard's Premium Dressings recently released three new flavors designed to add spice to dinner salads: Apple Poppyseed, Creamy Balsamic and Peach Mimosa and a contemporary new label design for its signature triangle-shaped bottle.
A harvest of pumpkin products is now available from Van Drunen Farms.
Fonterra Ingredients partners with Oringer to develop the high protein caramel.
Schwan's Consumer Brands North America Inc. introduces Red Baron Pizza By The Slice, the first microwaveable slice of pizza that provides unbelievable pizza taste from the microwave in two minutes.
Amazing Food Creations LLC brings its patented Steamazing! parchment cooking method to a new partnership between Schwan's Home Service and award-winning and nationally recognized Asian cuisine chef Jet Tila with the introduction of Chef Jet.
LycoRed Launches Vegetarian Omega-3
Land O'Lakes introduces 30% Less Sodium American Deli Cheese Product, an American deli cheese with 30 percent less sodium than its regular American deli cheese.
Auntie Anne's introduces its At-Home Baking Kit, equipped with step-by-step instructions to make 10 Original or Cinnamon Sugar Pretzels, 15 Pretzel Dogs, or one deep-dish pizza.
Plum Organics introduces organic Super Puffs, a unique baby food snack of fruit & veggie whole-grain combinations ensuring baby gets a rainbow of nutritious nibbles.
Davidson's Organic Teas introduces a line of healthy USDA Certified Organic herbal Tulsi Teas, both in tea bags and loose leaf forms.
Caesar's Pasta rolled out a line of Caesar's Pasta All Natural Gluten-Free and Wheat-Free Pasta Meals available at select Whole Foods Market Stores.
Nature's Hand debuts GoNola, a single-serving (1.75 oz) of Nature's Hand Granola contained in a convenient, hand-held package that's just right for snacks, lunch boxes, toppings and more.
Beech-Nut Nutrition and Disney Consumer Products have introduced a line of toddler foods featuring Disney's Winnie the Pooh characters. The new line is made with natural ingredients and has a great taste that even picky toddlers will love.
HappyBaby rolls out HappyMunchies, portable, organic snacks that are perfect for small hands.
Newman's Own Inc. introduces three new additions to its Thin & Crispy Crust frozen pizza line: White, Roasted Vegetable, and Sausage
Comax Flavors has made a specialty of developing strategic ways to mask the flavor of salt in applications where salt is a winning ingredient such as sports beverages but where overly salty flavor is a losing proposition.
Beech-Nut introduces a new line of nutritious baby foods featuring Beech-Nut purees co-branded with the Green Giant brand.
Helen's Kitchen, a family-owned brand specializing in organic and vegetarian frozen entrees, introduces a line of frozen, gluten-free, vegetarian Burritos Bowls.
The makers of Welch's Fruit Snacks introduce Welch's Tangy Fruits Fruit Snacks, a combination of deliciously tangy, burst-in-your-mouth flavors.
Reser's rolls out improved formulations of its four national best-selling Reser's American Classics line of protein-based deli salads.
Annie Chun's Inc. launches Ramen House soup singles, a packaged ramen noodle product made from authentic ingredients including real gourmet sauce and freshly cooked noodles.
Bob's Red Mill Natural Foods added three new varieties of Pearl Couscous: Whole Wheat Pearl Couscous, Pearl Couscous, Tricolor Pearl Couscous.
Bob's Red Mill Natural Foods adds two new granolas: Cinnamon Raisin Granola and Honey Oat Granola; improves two ready-to-eat granolas: Apple Blueberry Granola and Natural Granola.
Dr. McDougall's Right Foods Asian Entrées are all-natural, eco-friendly, vegan, and non-GMO and only 200-280 calories per meal.
Van Drunen Farms' drum-dried apple can be used in applications that demand the fresh flavor and nutrition of real apples.
Van Drunen Farms offers drum-dried carrots to help food processors infuse rich flavors into products.
Flavorchem recently introduced its Dutch Cocoa Replacer which can be used in baking and beverage products.
Goff's Enterprises has recently enhanced its G2 3600E operator with high torque improvements.
Goff's Enterprises' RF Control allows all Goff Door Products to use the same family of RF transmitters.
Konica Minolta Sensing Americas introduced two benchtop spectrophotometers: CM-3600A & CM-3610A
Reser's Fine Foods introduces three new East Coast favorites to its American Classics deli salad line: Amish Potato Salad, Amish Macaroni Salad, and Homestyle (White) Potato Salad
Reser's rolls out eight Chef Inspired Salad Kit varieties including: Creamy Pesto Gemelli; Fruit & Nut Couscous; Curry Chickpea; Loaded Antipasto; Mediterranean Orzo; Thai Peanut Yakisoba with BBQ Pork; Buffalo Chicken; and Tandoori Chicken & Curry.
TrueNorth Chocolate Nut Crunch are nut clusters combining roasted almonds, pecans and cashews, a dash of sea salt, and a hint of natural sweetness, dipped in milk chocolate to make a crunchy, not-too-indulgent treat.
Udis Gluten Free Foods adds nutrient-rich Salba to two of its new breads: Udis Gluten-Free Omega-Salba Ancient Grain Bread and Udis Gluten-Free Millet-Chia Bread.
Consumers can get back to basics while indulging their taste buds with healthy and flavorful raw Naked Leafy Kale Chips from Brad's Raw Foods. The chips are created by rubbing a dressing of ground cashews, sunflower seeds, nutritional yeast, Himalayan sea salt, and lemon juice into the leaves and...
Van Drunen Farms offers freeze-dried orange peels to its ingredient product mix.
Van Drunen Farms' Freeze-dried Raisin Powder retains the natural goodness of raisins, while also contributing antioxidants, iron, potassium and both soluble and insoluble fiber to recipes.
Weight Watchers International Inc. and Greencore USA have launched Weight Watchers Fresh Meals and Deli Salads, portion-controlled, chilled prepared meals and salads featuring Weight Watchers PointsPlus values.
Developed as a result of high customer demand, each serving of the gluten free product provides 17g or more of whole grains.
Flexicon's new Mobile Half-Frame Bulk Bag Unloader with multi-purpose hopper allows food processing material to be discharged from bulk bags, manually dumped from sacks, and conveyed to downstream processes and storage vessels dust free
HappyFamily launches organic HappyTotPlus, HappyTimes, and HappyTot Toddler Meal Bowl in BPA-free packaging.
Single-serve varieties provide 35g of whole grains per serving.
Sub Sandwich Kits, with four signature meats in Blimpie's Best, create great restaurant lunches at home.
Grammy award-winning trio Lady Antebellum tapped to own the "Drink Positive" spirit with refreshing new campaign.
Nature's Path Heritage Crunch is a blend of ancient grain flakes and crispy clusters of granola.
Nun Better Snickerdoodle is one of the seven flavors from Cleveland-based Pierre's Ice Cream Co.'s new line.
Ready Pac Foods Inc. introduces its Bistro Organic Bowl Salads line of organic single serve salads in four varieties. The salads come in four varieties: Caesar Cranberry, Orange Ginger Tofu, Zesty Harvest Grains, and Honey Mustard Spinach.
Reser's American Classics Potato Salad and Hidden Valley Original Ranch Seasoning Mix combine to create a distinct flavor offering for deli consumers.
Chef-created, organic baby and toddler foods focused on vegetables, launches in convenient portable pouches.
Food manufacturers can use Van Drunen Farms' IQF Garlic in numerous global cuisines.
The chocolate flavor imparts a distinctive chocolate scent and taste.
Frankford Candy partnered with Welch's to create Welch's Filled Licorice, a juicy-flavored licorice with a jelly filling made with real fruit juice and fruit pectin.
Shelf stable yogurt mix from goat's milk for on-the-go kids and adults.
Zatarain's, a McCormick company, expands its line of frozen offerings with its Zatarain's Meals for Two Frozen Entrees.
These SweetNature Candy Canes from the Spangler Candy Co. contain 100% natural flavors and no artificial colors.
The first-ever national brand of Greek Style Sour Cream combines the texture and taste of traditional Breakstone's Sour Cream with authentic Greek strained yogurt.
Glastonbury, Conn.-based Brioni's Coffee Company has introduced its fiber-enriched coffee to the United States. The Brioni's Healthy Morning Coffee is a blend of premium coffee that contains the natural prebiotic fiber inulin.
Comax Flavors is now offering alcohol flavors for foods and beverages, as well as for beers, wines, spirits, and RTD beverages.
Schwans Consumer Brands, Inc. has launched Freschetta Brick Oven Chicken Club Pizza, Freschetta Naturally Rising Margherita Pizza and Freschetta Naturally Rising Sausage and Pepperoni Pizza.
Fuchs North America has introduced a new line of seasonings and flavor bases inspired by the rich and varied traditions of regional barbecue in the United States.
Gerber Products Co. introduces Gerber Graduates 2+ Kid Selects mix-and-match meal components that offer toddlers two years and older a range of protein, vegetable and grain options.
International Dehydrated Foods, Inc. (IDF) has introducing its poultry-based ingredients in a range of unexpected applications at the 2013 IFT Expo.
Kathies Kitchen grows its line of SuperSeedz premium dry-roasted shelled pumpkin seeds.
Beech-Nut Baby Foods has partnered with Goya Foods to launch a line of baby food in authentic Latin flavors.
The morning treats come in six varieties and contain 300-390 calories.
Nestle's Nestea drops are made from real tea leaves and natural flavors and contain zero calories.
Red Bull Editions flavors provide the same benefits of the original, but with the taste of sweet cranberry, fresh lime and fruity blueberry.
Each product embraces different tastes and traditions from favorite regional flavors around the United Sates.
Sensient Colors LLC has announced the industry's first complete color spectrum of clean label, bright and stable natural blues and greens permitted in the US for use in food and beverages.
Tribe Mediterranean Foods says that its new Extra Smooth Classic Hummus is perfect for spreading on sandwiches.
The portable Material Master Bulk Bag Discharging system features a fork-lift loaded bulk bag lifting frame with adjustable height upper frame.
Krispy Kreme introduced ready-to-drink iced coffees in two flavors in more than 900 Walmart locations throughout the U.S.
Pringles Tortilla Crisps are available through retailers nationwide in three varieties.
CocoaPlanet's dark chocolates are low in calories, sugar and net carbs made with all-natural and mostly organic ingredients.
History, heritage and more are vital to authentic Asian creations
Also a list of research needs specific to meat, poultry and egg products
The new rules may represent a step forward -- and the most that any proponent of genetically modified foods can realistically hope for
NAS criteria pinpoint dangers and may prompt new legislative authority for feds
Growing grassroots interest in food safety may mean that more are on the way
FDA proposes recordkeeping and administrative detention rules
Public confidence in the U.S. is unshaken -- so far
In accordance with new bioterrorism legislation, FDA publishes proposed facility registration and import notification rules
Two years ago, no one could have predicted that food security would so dominate FDA's priorities for 2003 and beyond
Our Manufacturing Survey spotlights 2003 issues
The agency's number one goal is "efficient, science-based risk management"
Cost, quality and safety concerns of food processors drive improvements in heat transfer systems.
Going into the new year, specific Asian tastes, citrus, herbs and even chocolate seem poised for popularity.
Modern manufacturing practices are practically built around flour, making it a difficult ingredient to substitute for in the production of low-carb foods.
Food safety, plant security, traceability among top issues for 2004
The GRAS exception exists so FDA does not spend valuable resources reviewing things that clearly are safe.
Don't make food safety an afterthought. Carefully planning the design and materials used in your plant can help insure the safety of your food production.
This month, Dr. Mark Anthony warns us of a new twist on the old low-carb nutrition fad. Handy as it is for diabetics, the Glycemic Index isn't the "be-all and end-all" of carbohydrate nutrition for everyone.
Introducing more U.S. regional cuisines worth getting acquainted with.
Because of the convenience and pleasure they offer, functional beverages are one of the most aggressive growth segments in the health and wellness foods arena.
Editor David Feder, R.D., wrestles with the question of what makes a snack -- and snacking in general -- "good" or "bad."
Updated regulations may offer a new means for increasing your bottom line.
Haagen-Dazs sees the light; plant sterols pump up Yoplait; Sargento goes for the bold; Kraft delivers a calcium boost; Coke pushes the throttle; Twist [your] Brain around this!
MyPyramid interactive food guidance system offers Americans "Steps to a Healthier You."
X-ray, metal detection and vision technologies keep the quality in your packaging systems.
Breakfast/cereal/snack bars are ideal for on-the-go consumers; and they can mesh well with the new Dietary Guidelines.
The Alliance for American Advertising plans to change public perception that advertising makes children obese.
Are you rushing to meet Wal-Mart's deadline or waiting for proven payback on RFID?
Food safety is still everyone's top concern, but recruiting workers to make our food is a growing worry.
After 25 years in the food industry, Danny Bruns, corporate chef for the seasonings division of Kerry Americas, has no patience for labor-intensive recipes or confusion cuisine.
Will you reformulate or repackage your food products to take advantage of the new recommendations?
Several companies are placing big bets on the recovery by building 'world's largest' processing plants.
Trend: Flavors and seasonings are being combined in flavor systems.
Discusses what processors can do to formulate food products that offset time's toll on seniors' senses of smell and taste.
Monthly feature describing new retail food products.
Editor Dave Fusaro urges processors to make the most of USDA's new Food Pyramid.
Lycopene, the disease-protective antioxidant from tomatoes, is showing a wealth of new health benefits.
Diabetes control is more than just watching sugar intake. Todays processors put new advances in diabetes science to practical and innovative use.
Editor David Feder returned from the Research Chefs Assn. conference in Montreal with an unbridled sense of optimism for and appreciation of the membership and its direction.
The initial bull market for beef created huge trade for low-priced, good quality meat. But it also opened the door to food safety and health issues.
Our picks for the 11 most influential people in the food industry dont believe in the status quo.
With the labeling deadline approaching and consumers becoming wary, processors search for substitutes for the functionality of trans fatty acids.
Between the interest in fiber and food allergies and other health issues such as celiac disease, its time to spill the beans about these specialty flours.
Low-carb is slowing but not gone; organic and low-sugar are soaring in sales.
Rather than admit failure, the government acts as if the guidelines have been working and gives us more of the same.
Contributing Editor John Stanton suggests that processors may need to learn how to market food to the "have-nots. "
One issue is if food packages that can be reasonably consumed at one time need to declare the whole package as a single serving.
Maybe the time has come for a little health fascism. Historically, it made for well-disciplined railroad schedules.
Again this year, salt was slammed by both the USDA and the Center for Science in the Public Interest in reports that had all of the trappings of legitimate science, but little - if any - substance.
Editor Dave Fusaro recounts Dr. Dean Ornish's presentation at the Research Chefs Assn. conference.
Food and drug law expert Leslie Krasny tells processors what to expect with the implementation of the Public Health Security and Bioterrorism Preparedness Act.
Encapsulation technologies protect key ingredients and deliver them at just the right moment.
Salt has been used for many thousands of years, in virtually every culture and every country, not only as a condiment, but as a preservative for foods.
FDA and USDA propose new principles for food standards of identity.
If your brand strength is based primarily on consumers waiting for a price promotion, you have reached the beginning of the end.
Kraft's South Beach lineup, Hot Pockets subs, McCormick's Veggie Steamers, Domino's new sugar container, Yoplait fortified smoothies, Nestea Ice.
America's 75 million Echo Boomers are coming of age; are you marketing to them?
Proposals look similar to what we have in the U.S; differences reflect a greater degree of skepticism toward health claims in Europe.
The software industry had Linux. What will RFID users have to "open" up their systems? It's time to put enabling technology in the hands of the masses, argues Daniel Deavours.
Food Processing has created a deep pool of experts for both [editors] and [readers] to draw upon, both in print and on the web.
Two nutraceutical compounds are showing considerable promise for functional foods: polyphenols, found in tea, grapes, and olives and L-carnitine, associated with lean meats.
Like some counter-culture version of the Manhattan Project, the organic movement progressed for decades pretty much unnoticed.
Editor David Feder, R.D., wonders if the tide is finally turning against slipshod reporting of nutrition science.
Dr. Mark Anthony puts tropical oils in their proper nutritional perspective.
Brands are the light, not the bulb. Here are our picks for those trademarks that have withstood the test of time and forged an emotional connection with consumers.
How the engineering function at food plants has changed: 'I dont manage projects anymore; I manage the process of managing projects.'
Editor David Feder reminds those involved in food product development and manufacturing that flavor is the name of the game.
At this years All Candy Expo, the recent charge of the lite brigade was challenged by indulgence.
Barilla Plus Rotini with multi-grains, fiber and omega-3s moves pasta from just a starch to a food with excellent nutritional value.
Time-pressed meal preparers are reaching for meal kits, pre-cooked and pre-cut items and other shortcuts to make a 'home-cooked meal' in less time.
Processors must step up sanitation efforts when providing minimally processed foods.
This year's IFT show served up ingredients galore, the wisdom of Malcolm Gladwell, and the announcement of the World Food Prize.
Decades of evidence finally led to federal regulations calling for labeling trans fat content on the Nutrition Facts panel of packaged foods by January 1, 2006.
More work, and less time for fewer people commuting from farther away goes a long way to explaining the popularity of caffeine.
Dr. Mark Anthony discusses so-called "cleansing" diets and the making of this common part of dietary balance into an exploitable mystery.
Redundant purchasing and poor inventory management have cost companies millions of dollars for generations. Find mountains of savings in new and improved MRO management.
Processors are leveraging automation to speed up changeovers and remain competitive in the face of new customer demands.
Extreme experimentation can play a significant role in modern product development. But how extreme is extreme?
The prospect of scientists creating meat in the lab has interesting implications, says Editor David Feder.
When Brian Yager, corporate research chef for Archer Daniels Midland, set out to create an easy to use, versatile dry mix for chili, his team had to overcome a last-minute production problem.
Top prototypes at the IFT show focused on fitness, flavor and fiber.
Unfortunately, science does not allow us to know with certainty that a particular allergenic protein will not cause a single reaction in the entire population of sensitive individuals at a given level of exposure.
Tyson Foods, no longer just a chicken company, is now the largest food processor in North America.
Whole grains, antioxidants and soy rank at the top of the healthful ingredients consumers claim they seek in the marketplace.
It's been 20 years of steady upward girth inflation for our nation's children, but we've yet to successfully address the critical issue of childhood obesity.
As a result of a recent federal court decision, the use of synthetic substances in processed organic products will be restricted in the future.
The fats we find on the dinner table today arent quite the same as the ones our great-grandparents ate. Conjugated linoleic acid is one fatty acid we would do well to become reacquainted with.
Five years into the new millennium, a handful of manufacturing visionaries assesses the current state of American food processing and whether its prepared for the future.
Paperboard packaging provides perks ranging from better microwave cooking to earth-friendliness.
Diane Toops asks the burning question: It is something cosmic or Uncle Tony that determines why you eat your Oreo the way you do?
Our seventh- and eighth-graders say Reese's Milk Chocolate Dipped Cookies with Peanut Butter make 'a good come-home-and-eat snack for kids.'
Contributing Editor John Stanton points out that Hispanics are brand-loyal, at-home cooks with big households -- in many ways, they are ideal customers.
What happens when you challenge three radically different product development teams and methodologies - including a food industry "dream team" - to design a cookie?
New products from Schwan's/Red Baron, Pepperidge Farm, Europe's Best fruits; spray flavors from celebrity Chef David Burke; an energy drink from Anheuser-Busch; a PepsiCo milk.
Editor-in-Chief Dave Fusaro challenges processors to do more to promote healthy eating. He notes that, as the recent IFT Show proved, there are plenty of healthful ingredient solutions out there.
FDA recently confirmed its reversal on "and/or" wording in ingredient statements.
Dr. Mark Anthony explains that those who suggest we should eat "all raw, all the time" are offering us a raw deal, nutritionally speaking.
Slowly but surely, robotics, vision systems and information networks are working their way across the plant floor.
Lactose- and dairy-free beverages are experiencing a considerable increase in demand by health-driven consumers.
Our R&D readers see themselves making small product improvements in 2006 with an emphasis on health and nutrition.
Donating product to Second Harvest is a win-win-win, says Editor in Chief Dave Fusaro. What better way to move unsalables, get a tax benefit and help hungry people?
Monosodium glutamate has been a key savory flavor enhancer and food processor favorite for nearly a century, but it seems more consumers are asking for something different. Here are some alternatives.
Are you familiar with guarana, yerba maté and choline? They and other performance-enhancing ingredients are providing quite a boost - for consumers and for sales of certain foods and beverages.
Ketchup kids can draw with; baked pork rinds; whole-grain Goldfish; crispier home-made fries; another Special K; Monterey Gourmet in the frozen category
Whether it's fear of mad cow disease, personal or religious preference or a desire to eat more healthfully, Americans are eating more vegetarian meals. What surely helps this drift toward partial, and even total, vegetarianism is better meat analogs.
New rules allowing the use of food claims before comprehensive FDA review and approval put greater obligation on manufacturers. While the relaxed regulation is a boon for the food and dietary supplement industry, creating a flood of foods with all kinds of health-benefit claims, understanding the...
Vitamin D deficiency, thought to be a thing of the past, is coming back.
The recent ADA Conference was an opportunity for Wellness Foods' editorial advisory board to meet and hash out such topics as the promise of nutrigenomics and the estrangement of food from nutrition research.
The FDA has agreed to accept requests by processors to use existing labels after the trans fat labeling effective date.
Contract manufacturing and contract packaging are gaining mind-share among food processors as their companies strive to improve operational efficiency, shorten time to market and improve cost control.
Elite FX combines spiced-up flavors with vitamins and a 'proprietary thermogenic blend' to produce Celsius, a carbonated soft drink it claims can burn calories.
The effective heart-health diet must be anti-inflammatory, anti-oxidant, anti-obesity and anti-hypertensive all at the same time. Anti-diabetic also comes in. And of course, it has to taste good and be convenient, otherwise nobody will stick with it long enough for it to be effective.
Are warnings for acrylamide in foods informative, premature or preempted?
Despite the pitfalls of the animal protein market, North Americas biggest food processor for years has been adding value to meats, tightly running its plants and staying close to its Arkansas values.
Tyson's soon-to-be-completed research, development and training facility is a $52 million commitment to continuing product excellence.
From tapes and bands to light-emitting polymers, tamper-evident features protect products (and processors) from tainting and sampling.
We have companies large and small among the readers of Food Processing. While most realistically cannot aspire to be a $26 billion company, we hope there are lessons in the Tyson story that can take you to $26 million, if youre below that.
After about 100 columns, John Stanton is retiring. Will you take up his crusade against brand erosion and bean counters?
This month, FDA expects food companies to start "one-up, one-down" recordkeeping.
Americans' love for seafood can be stretched to new varieties with a little education and some care in processing.
Here, too, health exerts its influence: How about spices that fight cancer, chocolate for heart-health and sweet-hot combos that improve satiety?
Birds Eye Steam and Serve side dishes; Krafts healthier mac and cheese; frozen premium fruit from Dole; Crystal Light for bottled water; Mega M&M's; Pepperidge Farm Chocolate Dipped cookies
Berries have bounced their way into cereals, energy bars and beverages. Check out how far they've come when it comes to being a favorite healthful ingredient.
Our picks for those trademarks that have withstood the test of time and forged an emotional connection with consumers.
What resolutions have you made for processing in 2006? Editor David Feder has a few suggestions.
Editor Dave Fusaro critiques the Institute of Medicine report on food advertising and childhood obesity, noting that it is based on outdated research.
Once again, food safety is manufacturers No. 1 concern - but Osama, Katrina and Reddy Kilowatt are out there, too.
McDonalds is fighting a battle for the entire food industry, putting nutrition facts on wrappers and asking consumers to make wise choices.
Hershey's Kissables; Birds Eyes Herb Garden Collection; Quaker Life with yogurt; DiGiornos wheat pizza; Cheez-It Fiesta; Seattles Best Coffee at home.
Here's how several processors removed trans fats before the Jan. 1 labeling deadline.
Currently, hundreds of products are marketed with whole grain statements, despite ambiguity concerning the regulatory status of descriptors such as good and excellent source.
National health surveys claim almost three in four Americans don't meet requirements for zinc and iron.
Wellness Foods Editor David Feder ponders how food and nutrition professionals can best communicate to consumers advice on how to boost their intake of whole grains.
Efforts to bring pasta back to consumers with high-antioxidant, organic, whole-grain and multi-grain products are redefining the category.
Cooking is an option, not an obligation for 20-Something cooks; but they want to improve their cooking skills.
Food Processing columnist Diane Toops discusses how multi-dimensional marketing provides the healthiest fit.
'Fresh,' organic and other consumer trends are elbowing out some traditional technologies. But there are new techniques to keep food safe and salable.
Glycemic Index either will be the next big fad or will fizzle under its own conflicting character. More research is needed before processors should jump in (but that didnt stop the Atkins frenzy).
Newman's Own Organics, Kettle Foods and Naked Juice are in sync with their customers in ways envied by mega competitors.
Why not a conference on biotechnology, but with the food industry calling the meeting to order?
Chicken has been a consistent 5% annual growth vehicle for most processors.
The Salt Institute justifiably asks Wheres the outrage? over the lack of fair play in the science media when salt proves yet again unworthy of being demonized.
Processors gravitate to glass packaging for branding, premium positioning and product protection.
Editor in Chief Dave Fusaro urges food processors to tell the FDA to finish the job and define what are 'good' and 'excellent' sources of whole grains.
Unilever, ConAgra, Del Monte and Pinnacle will look significantly different once the dust settles.
News and Trends Editor Diane Toops examines medias influence on consumer concerns.
The scientific and marketing imperatives mount for working phytochemicals into your food products.
ConAgra's Hunt's brand tries to create a superpremium category for canned vegetables.
Diabetes afflicts an ever-growing percentage of the population. However, creators and manufacturers of foods designed either directly or indirectly to prevent the development of obesity and diabetes, are bringing more and more ammo to the battle every year.
The market for gluten-free foods, currently at about $600 million annually, may be only a small piece of the overall food market, but the category is growing extremely fast.
The Natural Products Expo West / SupplyExpo / Nutracon / World Ethnic Market conference and trade show in Anaheim last month was one of the best shows in years, says Wellness Foods editor David Feder, R.D.
Its well known that calcium is needed for bone health, but vitamin D is often taken for granted.
The recent trend of developing diabetes-specific products that are mainstream and safe enough for regular consumption could transcend all healthy food and beverage categories.
The line has blurred between functional beverages and meals in a can, but both have come a long way toward providing more whole - and wholesome - nutrition.
Companies must ensure that any marketing use of the guidelines is truthful and not misleading within the total context.
Questionable conclusions and reckless reporting have painted potatoes as dietary 'bad guys.' Dr. Anthony begs to differ.
An allergen in your product or processing area could prove tragic to company and consumer. These plant procedures can help keep your products true to their ingredient statements.
What the World Trade Organization decided on biotech foods in the European Union, and what it means to American producers.
They came, they saw, they chewed, and then our 7th grade panelists concluded, "Peppermint and vanilla mix well."
The key to success in today's complicated world of health and diet appears to be satiety.
"Vitamin E is harmful", "salt is poison", "organic cookies decimate the endangered orangutan habitat" and "the childhood obesity crisis is a red herring made up by the liberal media." These assertions are just a sampling of the flagrant misuses of science degrees by people who should know better....
Package structures and graphics are rising to the occasion as organic and all-natural products go mainstream.
Automation, software and PLCs dictate the workforce requirements in the contemporary food plant, and processors everywhere are struggling to find workers with the skills to keep plants running smoothly.
Birds Eye Steam and Serve offers quality vegetables expertly prepared with a gourmet sauce at nearly 3 bucks.
The fifth basic taste sensation -- umami -- has been getting a lot of publicity lately.
The popularity of microwave popcorn just keeps growing.
The agencys proposed budget may mean an end to the efficient and speedy Food Contact Notification Program and two- to five-year waits for reviews.
A lot of food companies started out dreaming big dreams based on a really good family recipe. Editor in Chief Dave Fusaro takes a close look at one of them: Reser's Fine Foods.
They're numerous, cool and impressionable. They already spend millions. In a decade or so, theyll be your primary market. Are you talking teens' language?
The FMI show proved food processors are trying their best to formulate with the Dietary Guidelines in mind.
Consumers may fudge answers on healthy-eating surveys, but they also appear to know what theyre supposed to eat and what to avoid.
The American palate is seeking out new cheeses, even as research improves the old standbys.