Baking & Snack

Managing Valued Assets
Managers can develop a new tool to help make capital expenditure decisions easier.
Mentoring: Pass It On
Mentoring cultivates future industry leaders who will someday invest in their own young colleagues.
Best tips for the Best Raisin Contest
Dos and don'ts to help you beat out the competition.
Theresa Cogswell: Catch-up Strategy
If you can’t be first to market, will reverse engineering do the job?
Jim Kline: Fancy Footwork
Designing and implementing an efficient, scalable bakery takes a lot of forethought.
Small Leaps, Big Gains
Strategic investments now can vault you into substantial efficiencies in the long run.
New Crop Flour: Changing Gears
Getting ready for new crop wheat flour requires planning, collaboration, communications … and a good appreciation of weather conditions.
Product Report Card
Comparing products against the competition can pay off in more ways than one.
Theresa Cogswell: Busting Fiber's Myths
Americans don’t get enough dietary fiber in their diets, but if they're made with the latest ingredients, grain-based foods could be the answer to that deficiency.
Dan Malovany: Making the Tough Choices
How to deal with difficulties in the industry.
Dan Malovany: Trust in Instinct
How Hearthside Food Solutions is making the most of its opportunities.
Jim Kline: To Change or Not to Change?
The ultimate question for bakery technology.
Joe Stout: The Golden Millisecond of Food Safety
Food safety training programs can start with an understanding of personal safety.
Responding to a Greater Call
Dan Malovany and Laurie Gorton on the situation in Japan.
Theresa Cogswell: Finding Balance
A difficult economy plus a cost-sensitive market challenge bakers trying to cope with commodity cost volatility. Do it right, or consumers will notice.
Dan Malovany: Perfect Moves in a Perfect Storm
Baking & Snack Editor Dan Malovany on Turano Baking Co.'s response to a giant snowstorm in Chicago, IL.
Dan Malovany: Driving in Revenue Neutral
Baking & Snack editor Dan Malovany on the intersection of sustainability and capital spending.
Anne Giesecke: Star Power
Here’s how the federal Energy Star program can make your business twinkle.
Dan Malovany: The Book on Bimbo
Baking & Snack's editor Dan Malovany notes that the pending acquisition of Sara Lee's fresh bakery business by Bimbo Bakeries USA should come at no surprise. Just look at the company's history, and it telegraphs why.