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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Private equity, Apple apps and Amazon share blame for Toys ‘R’ Us bankruptcy
MarketWatch • Tonya Garcia
Scottish and Welsh leaders seek to ward off Westminster 'hijack' of powers
The Guardian • Severin Carrell, Steven Morris
Rise Of The Beerbots: Is Tech Taking The Craft Out Of Homebrewing?
NPR • Alastair Bland
Toys R Us Files for Bankruptcy as Latest Victim of Retail Crisis
Slate • Molly Olmstead
Hunger and Obesity Can Be Two Sides of the Same Coin
Slate • Eleanor Cummins
Kohl's opens its doors to Amazon's returns
CNBC • Lauren Thomas
Coverage: Toys R Us headed to bankruptcy court
Talking Biz News • Chris Roush
Green Biologics’ renewable chemicals granted Kosher and Halal certification
Biofuels Digest • Jim Lane
Kohl’s Will Soon Accept Your Amazon Product Returns
Fortune Magazine • Reuters
Kohl's to accept Amazon returns in 82 stores
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Private equity, Apple apps and Amazon share blame for Toys ‘R’ Us bankruptcy
MarketWatchTonya Garcia
Amazon.com Inc., of course, shares some of the blame for Toys ‘R’ Us Inc.’s bankruptcy filing. However, experts say there are a number of reasons why the toy retailer filed chapter 11, some that go back for years indicating the company was...
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Food & Beverage Industry
Scottish and Welsh leaders seek to ward off Westminster 'hijack' of powers
The GuardianSeverin Carrell, Steven Morris
The Scottish and Welsh first ministers have attempted to increase the pressure on the UK government over Brexit by jointly publishing a series of amendments to the EU withdrawal bill. Nicola Sturgeon and Carwyn Jones are working together to try to fight...
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Food & Beverage Industry, NPR
Rise Of The Beerbots: Is Tech Taking The Craft Out Of Homebrewing?
NPRAlastair Bland
Automated systems have turned the messy, ancient art of brewing into a tidy hobby requiring fairly minimal skill, and of course, a smartphone or tablet. Critics ask: Where's the craft in that?
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Grocery & Supermarkets, eRetail
Toys R Us Files for Bankruptcy as Latest Victim of Retail Crisis
SlateMolly Olmstead
Leon Neal/Getty Images Toys R Us, the national toy chain that has been around since the 1950s, announced Monday night that the company had filed for bankruptcy, just ahead of the holiday shopping season. In a statement, the company said its roughly...
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Agriculture, Children's Health & Development
Hunger and Obesity Can Be Two Sides of the Same Coin
SlateEleanor Cummins
Photo illustration by . Photos by HconQ/Thinkstock and Thinkstock. The takeaway from this year’s United Nations report on food security around the globe is bleak—after a decade of declining, hunger is up, with almost 40 million more people estimated to be going...
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Amazon.com Inc, Grocery & Supermarkets
Kohl's opens its doors to Amazon's returns
CNBCLauren Thomas
Amazon is growing its partnership with department store chain Kohl's. Earlier this summer, the two companies announced that Kohl's would begin selling Amazon devices, such as the Echo and Fire tablets, at 10 of its stores. On Tuesday, Kohl's said it will...
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Amazon.com Inc, Business Reporting
Coverage: Toys R Us headed to bankruptcy court
Talking Biz NewsChris Roush
Toys ‘R’ Us Inc., which has struggled to lift its fortunes since a buyout loaded the retailer with debt more than a decade ago, is preparing a bankruptcy filing . Jodi Xu Klein, Matthew Townsend and Emma Orr of Bloomberg News had...
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Biofuels, Food & Beverage Industry
Green Biologics’ renewable chemicals granted Kosher and Halal certification
Biofuels DigestJim Lane
In the UK, Green Biologics has achieved kosher and halal certification for the 100 percent bio-based n-butanol and acetone, produced at the company’s commercial facility in Little Falls, Minnesota. These certifications enable Green Biologics’ chemicals to serve as ingredients for personal, homecare...
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Amazon.com Inc, Grocery & Supermarkets
Kohl’s Will Soon Accept Your Amazon Product Returns
Fortune MagazineReuters
Department store operator Kohl's said on Tuesday that select merchandise bought from Amazon can be returned at 82 Kohl's stores in Los Angeles and Chicago, starting October. The move follows Kohl's announcement earlier this month that it would sell Amazon's devices, including...
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Amazon.com Inc, Grocery & Supermarkets
Kohl's to accept Amazon returns in 82 stores
Reuters
(Reuters) - Department store operator Kohl's Corp said on Tuesday that select merchandise bought from Amazon.com Inc can be returned at 82 Kohl's stores in Los Angeles and Chicago, starting October.
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