Food manufacturers

Why Food Manufacturers Should Target Gen Z | 2018-03-23

CHICAGO — “Real food” is the rallying cry for Gen Z grocery shoppers, according to a recent report by the NPD Group. Generation Z, people born between 1997 and today, make up 27% of the US population. They have higher consumption rates of organic foods and beverages than any other group, the NPD said, and […]

Food technology

Innovative food technology changing the way we eat

We all know processed foods can be bad for you, but with recent technology, some processed foods may become a healthier alternative. When it comes to adopting a healthier lifestyle, many of us are ready to jump on the bandwagon to try healthier alternatives. Currently, there are many options for different types of milk, such […]

Food technology

A documentary takes a global look at the challenges of food technology

STATE COLLEGE, Pa. – A screening of the acclaimed documentary “Food Evolution” will take place at 7 pm on April 19 at the State Theater in downtown State College. The film takes an in-depth look at a number of controversial food issues around the world, including GMOs (genetically modified organisms). Directed by Scott Hamilton Kennedy, […]

Food manufacturers

Food Manufacturers Quit Grocery Manufacturers Association, Signaling End of Big Food Era – Quartz

One of America’s most powerful food lobby groups has been castrated, largely abandoned by its own industry after failing to contain or adequately respond to changing consumer tastes that food manufacturers have found threatening. A succession of leading global companies have terminated their membership in the Grocery Manufacturers Association (GMA) – the self-proclaimed “voice of […]