This month, The Food Corridor, an online database for food and beverage businesses to connect with commercial assets, and the Network for Incubator and Commissary Kitchens surveyed 38 kitchens, representing over 1,000 businesses. About 66 percent of those participants said their business areas do not have a standardized definition for shared-use kitchens
An annual health and wellness progress report conducted by Consumer Goods Forum found that 66 percent of reporting companies reformulated products in 2016. But of those companies, roughly 27 percent made their policies regarding nutrition and product formulation public.
Leading superfood manufacturer, Sunfood Superfoods, has launched three new products this week. Added to their extensive line of superfoods are Black Maca Powder, Gelatinized Maca Powder, and Matcha Green Tea Powder.
In less than a week, two major brands — Sabra and Clif Bar — and a store brand from retailer HEB have all announced recalls due to manufacturing issues.
Small food brands will get product development capabilities overseen by big-brand experts with the opening of Snackwerks, a new facility being opened up by JPG Resources.
Enjoy Life Foods announced plans to open a state-of-the-art, allergy-friendly manufacturing facility in Jeffersonville, Indiana, later this year. The new facility will create between 100 and 150 jobs in Jeffersonville.