January 19, 2017

January 19, 2017

Ten or so stories worth reading about the food business… Let me know if I’m missing anything.

Flavored water is still undefeated.
After Bai’s Big Exit, CAVU Raises New $209M Fund To Back More Beverage Winners

Not-Shocking: Copyright avoiding Chinese Faking Food
Nestle Investigating Chinese Fake Food Factories

USDA Continues Its Long March Towards A Check-Off. No, really.
Organic check-off progresses

Amazing story overshadowed by Greatest Company Car Ever
Barnana: How Three Friends Created a Multi-Billion Dollar Business

So basically, things that used to be considered organic aren’t anymore?
USDA Proposes Eliminating 11 Substances from Organic Production, Handling

We bacon lovers existed for hundreds of years without asking for tea-flavored bacon.
Love chai? How about some bacon flavoured tea?

If your category rate moved by -0.3, are you in a panic?
The overall CPG trade promotion rate remained steady at 14.8 percent in 2016

Gorgeous food will make a comeback at the stroke of midnight
Hy-Vee Embraces “Ugly” Produce

40 years as a band, U2 is now your best weapon in the peptide war.
U2-backed food science firm Nuritas signs deal with German company

PERFECT LAST BITE:
Green beer getting nervous, St. Patrick rolling over in grave.
Spain Bans Blue Wine for Being the Wrong Color


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