In its Vision 2020 report, PMMI examines topics expected to impact the packaging and processing industry.
New product development that satisfies consumer demands takes coordinated thinking and actions.
With a burgeoning number of diverse ethnic baked goods, US consumers can experience a world of international cuisine without leaving their hometowns.
This year's conference in Houston promises to bring expert speakers and the latest issues to snack producers.
The push for more wholesome eating makes its way to the vending machine.
Growing demand for products that support healthy and sustainable lifestyles presents opportunities for baking and snack manufacturers
Companies invest in the latest in packaging innovations to better respond to consumer trends.
Innovators seek to solve the problems of rippling and tailing in the manufacturing of chocolate coated bars.
There’s more to decorating baked desserts than mechanizing the nozzle. Bakers should consider their systems as a whole.
Baker Maid releases a new line of hand-made indulgences with Love, Cookie.
People are in a hurry, and it shows in the main packaging trends for 2015 and beyond.
Better together, a blend of a liquid prebiotic chicory root fiber and a stable probiotic results in Frutalose PRO, a low-calorie, low-sugar, clinically proven synbiotic.
With its latest product, the Romulus, MI-based company enters an untapped section of the gluten-free market.
Convenience chains take a cue from foodie culture, offering better food in smaller sizes.
Chicago c-store chain ushers in a new era.
More and more consumers are trading in restrictive diets for occasional indulgences.
Modern look and bright colors fight for consumers' eyes.
The Waterfall Cake line speaks to a trend toward luxury and indulgence.
Corbion continues to expand its range of functional ingredients to help answer growing demand from consumers.
Eye-catching color and sparkling effects enhance the appearance of baked goods.
In a saturated category, pizza manufacturers must go beyond round crusts, traditional tomato sauce and mozzarella to engage consumers’ maturing palates.
Mediterranean Snacks aims for busy, health-minded snackers with its new bean-based product.
Cookie and cracker trends are shifting to meet consumers’ demands for healthier, more grown-up tastes.
Cookie bakers reforumulating for clean label is nothing new.
As trends turn corners at the food service and in-store channels, it’s clear consumers are the ones behind the wheel.