The U.S. Hemp Authority (USHA) aims to ease consumers’ concerns and promote consistency, quality and safety by offering hemp growers, manufacturers and brands the opportunity to achieve U.S. Hemp Authority Certification.
The patented traits apply to two of the company's GoodWheat wheat varieties: extended shelf life and reduced gluten
May 7, 2020
Arcadia Biosciences, Inc., a leader in science-based approaches to enhancing the quality and nutritional value of crops and food ingredients, announced the US Patent and Trademark Office has awarded the company two patents for extending the shelf life of whole wheat by minimizing hydrolytic and oxidative rancidity.
As the COVID-19 crisis continues to unfold around the world, food and beverage manufacturers have maintained sound economic footing due to acute consumer demand for a broad range of food and beverage products.
Specialty Food Association President Phil Kafarakis says big thinking is critical to help small businesses get through spring, summer months
April 6, 2020
The Specialty Food Association (SFA) represents as many as 4,000 independent specialty food companies. Its two annual conventions—the Winter Fancy Food Show in January and Summer Fancy Food Show in June—prove to be key scouting opportunities for those manufacturers, retailers and foodservice operators interested to preview food and beverage trends.
Company team members working to ensure food supply during COVID-19 crisis
March 27, 2020
Hormel Foods, a global branded food company, announced a special cash bonus to its plant production team members who continue to work to produce food during the COVID-19 outbreak. PepsiCo, Inc. announced it will provide enhanced benefits to all US-based employees and additional compensation to US frontline employees amidst the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic.
SRG examines grocery shopping, food and restaurant dining in the context of viral outbreak
March 20, 2020
Just one week ago, only 48% of consumers expressed concern about the spread of the novel coronavirus. Today that number has risen to 72% according to week two of an ongoing weekly tracking study of 200 Americans across the country conducted by the Sterling-Rice Group (SRG).
Check out the June 2020 issue of Prepared Foods, featuring our cover story on creating functional flavors with stocks, bases & sauces, consumers’ appetite for beef and other animal proteins, new dairy and dairy alternative offerings, and much more.