The US currently represents the largest national market for packaging machinery at about 17% of the current global value, which is roughly $38.5bn. Pic: ©iStock/krblokhim

Breaking down the US packaging market for bakery and snacks

IRI said the changing shopping behavior driven by millennials have caused confectionery and snack companies to rethink their e-commerce strategies.  Photo: ©iStock/Chet_W

E-commerce the ticket to Millennial candy and snack sales: Analysts

The Sigpack FIT product infeed is one of the new intelligent solutions that Bosch will be showcasing at interpack 2017. Pic: Bosch

Bosch to unveil bar packaging solutions at interpack 2017

Nonni's has again launched a seasonal product with its spring-inspired limited batch biscotti. Pic: Nonni's

Nonni’s Foods competes with Oreo with seasonal biscotti

It is Daelmans' intention to make the stroopwafel world famous. Pic: Daelmans

Dutch baker Daelmans aims to take stroopwafels worldwide

New Zealand's Prime Minister Bill English visits employees at Nestlé’s Auckland factory.  Photo: Nestlé New Zealand

Nestlé ramps up gluten-free production with new Auckland facility

USC anticipates sugar demand will continue to grow at 1-1.5% a year, as it has for the last 20 years. Pic: ©iStock/stocksnapper

United Sugars Corporation opens Chicago storage and transfer facility

MarketsandMarkets projects the global frozen bakery market will reach $21.2bn by 2020. Pic: Melanie F Hardy

Bimbo acquires frozen bakery brand Panattiere

Millennials said they snack because they are too busy to eat a sit-down meal or couldn't be bothered to cook a meal. Pic: ©iStock/ariwasabi

Millennials replace meals with snacks, survey finds

With Millennials swopping snacks for sit-down meals more often, the avenue for nutritious snacks is wide open to new product developers. Pic: ©iStock/Choreograph

NPD Jan-Feb 2017: Spinach tortilla, coffee popcorn and Limoncello biscotti

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