Convenience

Mars, Ferrero and Jelly Belly among Sweets & Snacks Expo 2017 Most Innovative Award winners

IRI analysts, Sally Wyatt and Larry Levin, were among the Most Innovative Award winner products judges this year.

The National Confectionery Association (NCA) has announced the Most Innovative Award winners from nine major candy and snack categories, including chocolate, seasonal, gum and mints, at the Sweets & Snacks Expo this year in Chicago. 

Thanasi Foods, acquired by ConAgra in March, is launching two products at Sweets & Snacks Expo this year. Pic: Thanasi Foods

Thanasi Foods launches new jerky and seeds snacks after ConAgra acquisition

Perky Jerky will be launching a new meat stick product at Snacks & Sweets Expo. Pic: Perky Jerky

Perky Jerky shatters "macho-man" image with new jerky stick aimed at females

General Mills is giving away 10,000 boxes of limited edition Lucky Charms marshmallows to US consumers. Pic: General Mills

General Mills releases 10,000 boxes of Lucky Charms branded marshmallows

The demand for Western artisanal-style breads and pastries is on the increase in the East.

AB Mauri caters to China’s taste for European artisanal-style products

Despite being launched less than a year ago, The Little Kernel is making its mark in the US popcorn category. Pic: The Little Kernel

The Little Kernel adds s’mores flavor after experiencing ‘crazy ride’ with growth

APRIL. Picture: OAL.

APRIL Robot Chef signs autographs at Interpack

Beanfields Snacks has recently handed over the reigns to Powerplant Ventures to expand its footprint. Pic: Beanfields Snacks

Beanfields Snacks hopes Powerplant Venture takeover will take its snacks mainstream

Novozymes invests around 13% of its revenue annually in R&D to develop enzymes for the bakery industry, among others. Pic: Novozymes

Fresh bread following craft beer’s trajectory, says Novozymes

More health conscious and time-strapped Asian consumers are swopping traditional breakfasts for granola. Pic: ©iStock/Taku_S

Calbee extends granola production to capture growing health conscious market in Asia

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