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777 Food and Drink Acquisitions in 2018

16-01-2019
acquisitions, trends

2018 was another record year for food and drink industry transactions, with 777 registered in the bevblog.net mergers and acquisitions database, an average of 15 each week. The total is 48 more than in 2017 and 63% higher than five years ago.  The number has increased every year since a dip in 2013. GLOBAL FOOD AND DRINK ACQUISITIONS …

Editor’s pickFive Opportunities for Fresh Snacking: GNT

14-09-2018
Snack, Natural Colours, Trends

Due to our increasingly hectic society, snacking is gaining in importance for today’s consumers. People have little or no time to cook or to prepare food. But even when snacking in-between meals or on the go, food has to be fresh, appealing and satisfying. EXBERRY®, the leading global brand of Colouring Foods, has identified the top five …

Energy Drinks Brands Look to Organic Ingredients and Innovative Flavours to Tide Over Difficult Times: GlobalData

29-08-2018
Energy Drinks, Organic, Beverages, Innovation, Trends

Ever more under fire, energy drinks have been linked to a handful of medical conditions and health concerns. The resulting media scrutiny has slowed down the growth of the category. As a result, some of the brands are coming up with innovative launches featuring organic ingredients and innovative flavors to avoid consumer backlash and tide over …