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Kite Hill CEO: We want to change the entire dairy landscape

If current trends continue, almondmilk will account for an astonishing 19% (dollar share) of the US retail dairy and dairy alternative beverages market in 2019, predicts Packaged Facts. However, plant-based products still only account for a tiny fraction of the cheese, yogurt and butter markets. Why is this?

Protein trends

C-fu’s new processing platforms could help pave the way for an insect commodity market

Two new, versatile production platforms created by ingredient supplier C-fu FOODS could crack open the nascent insect protein commodity market in North America by “abstracting the product from its source,” a company co-founder says.

Pickle packer picks pouches and new name to stand out from competition

Recently rebranded Mrs. Pickles picks pouches for pickles and peppers to prompt purchases. 

New hires: James Quincey moves up the ladder at Coca-Cola, ConAgra taps Darren Serrao for growth, and Califia Farms hires Annie’s exec to drive sales

Check out who’s moving onwards and upwards at Coca-Cola, PepsiCo, ConAgra Foods, Hershey, Kraft Heinz, Sambazon, Califia Farms, and KonaRed in FoodNavigator-USA’s latest round-up of new hires in food and beverage. 

AUGUST 2015 NEWS QUIZ: Are you up to speed with the latest food & beverage industry news?

Do you know what company Coca-Cola just took a minority stake in, or what revenues EPIC Provisions is forecasting to make in 2015?  And which beverage brand just got into legal hot water over its ‘antioxidant-packed’ claims?

Montezuma’s signs ‘significant international deal’ to enter US with Trader Joe’s

UK premium chocolate firm Montezuma’s will be stocked in the US for the first time after it signed a deal with food store chain Trader Joe’s.


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