Food & Beverage Industry News

The food & beverage industry is huge, diverse and constantly changing. This means it is a topic of great interest to many people, so Wiser created a tailored digest to meet those people's needs. The food & beverage news email delivers the latest articles from around the internet in a simple and easy-to-read format. The industry is actually global in nature and covers all food production except for the small amount of food that is still produced by subsistence farmers. In the US, the global nature of the industry is important in terms of exports, strength and sustainability, and food security. Some of the biggest companies in the world are part of the food & beverage industry including PepsiCo Inc., Tyson Foods Inc., Nestle, JBS and Coca-Cola Co. They exist in an industry that continues to consolidate as well as going through change in terms of consumer demands for healthier ingredients, clearer information and controlled costs. The Wiser daily food & beverage industry news email is free and is designed for anyone with an interest in the industry, including food producers and retailers.

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Low prices led this grocer to high profits
CNN
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Amazon Should Acquire Rite Aid, Start Selling Prescription Drugs, Analyst Says
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Collaborative Brookland Food Hub Sets 2018 Opening Date
Eater - All • Adele Chapin
How to score a free turkey for Thanksgiving
BGR • Jacob Siegal
Sugar Industry Long Downplayed Potential Harms
The New York Times • Anahad O’Connor
These are the industries with the most reported sexual harassment claims
Vox • Emily Stewart
Global Industrial Food Extruder Market - Trends and Forecasts by Technavio
BusinessWire
Alibaba Takes Next Step In 'New Retail' With $2.9 Billion Investment
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Students package unused food for distribution to those in need
Harvard Press Releases • Deborah Blackwell
 
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Low prices led this grocer to high profits
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Walmart CEO Reveals His Acquisition Strategy as He Transforms Retail Giant
TheStreetBrian Sozzi
Walmart Stores Inc. (WMT - Get Report) has been wheeling and dealing all year long. And with the market sending Walmart's stock to new heights as it seeks to its transform its business through deals, its eagerness to pull the trigger is...
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Amazon.com Inc, eRetail
Amazon Should Acquire Rite Aid, Start Selling Prescription Drugs, Analyst Says
International Business TimesDenisse Moreno
Amazon acquired Whole Foods Market for $13.7 billion just a few months ago, and now analysts are thinking about what the company should buy next. An analyst from Cowen suggested on Tuesday that the online retailer should buy the pharmacy chain Rite...
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Food & Beverage Industry
Collaborative Brookland Food Hub Sets 2018 Opening Date
Eater - AllAdele Chapin
Veteran food truckers Kirk and Juliann Francis are just weeks away from opening the very brick-and-mortar Tastemakers, a combination food hall, commercial kitchen, bar, and retail space currently taking shape in Brookland. The entrepreneurial pair started mobile sweets shop Captain Cookie in...
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Grocery & Supermarkets
How to score a free turkey for Thanksgiving
BGRJacob Siegal
We've spent a significant portion of this month highlighting the best Black Friday deals on the internet and around the country, but for most of us, the Thanksgiving meal on Thursday is the more pressing issue. I'm sure that many of you...
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Food & Beverage Industry, Health Care Industry
Sugar Industry Long Downplayed Potential Harms
The New York TimesAnahad O’Connor
The sugar industry funded animal research in the 1960s that looked into the effects of sugar consumption on cardiovascular health — and then buried the data when it suggested that sugar could be harmful, according to newly released historical documents. The internal...
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Food & Beverage Industry, Manufacturing
These are the industries with the most reported sexual harassment claims
VoxEmily Stewart
Most just don’t make the headlines. Allegations of sexual misconduct in Hollywood, the media, and on Capitol Hill may have been dominating headlines lately, but sexual harassment is prevalent across a range of industries that are out of the spotlight as well....
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Food & Beverage Industry, Restaurants & Food Services
Global Industrial Food Extruder Market - Trends and Forecasts by Technavio
BusinessWire
LONDON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Technavio’s latest report on the global industrial food extruder market provides an analysis on the most important trends expected to impact the market outlook from 2017-2021. Technavio defines an emerging trend as a factor that has the potential to significantly impact...
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Consumer Goods & Retail, Grocery & Supermarkets
Alibaba Takes Next Step In 'New Retail' With $2.9 Billion Investment
ForbesContributor, Trefis Team
Alibaba announced its plans to invest HK$22.4 billion ($2.9 billion) for a 36% stake in Sun Art Retail Group, the largest operator of supermarkets or hypermarkets in China. French retail giant Auchan will also increase its stake in Sun Art to 36%,...
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Agriculture, Colleges & Universities
Students package unused food for distribution to those in need
Harvard Press ReleasesDeborah Blackwell
Twice a week after dinner, a group of Harvard University student volunteers files into Annenberg Hall’s kitchen and gets to work. The students take off their jewelry, put up their hair, wash their hands, and form an assembly line to package that...
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