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