Food Retail

FMI dailyLead®

News and information about the grocery retail industry

FMI dailyLead®

Published in partnership with: Food Marketing Institute

Archer Daniels Midland selling cocoa business in $1.3B deal

12/16/2014

  • Wall Street Journal (tiered subscription model), The

Archer Daniels Midland has made a deal with Olam International to sell its global cocoa business for $1.3 billion, ADM announced Monday. Selling the cocoa business will allow ADM to pursue higher-marg… Read More

PMA SmartBrief

News for produce marketing professionals

PMA SmartBrief

Published in partnership with: Produce Marketing Association

Food and beverage makers look to vegetable additions to increase nutrition

12/16/2014

  • FoodNavigator

Drinks and desserts with added vegetables are one of the ways food companies will make healthier options more accessible to consumers in 2015, according to the International Food Network. More foods m… Read More

NEW SmartBrief

Women's leadership news for retail and consumer goods

NEW SmartBrief

Published in partnership with: Network of Executive Women

Why U.S. women are exiting the workforce

12/15/2014

  • New York Times (tiered subscription model), The

Since 1999, the percentage of U.S. women age 25 to 54 in the workforce has dropped from 74% to 69%, even as female labor force participation has increased in many European countries. The trend might b… Read More

WSWA SmartBrief

Wine and spirits wholesale news

WSWA SmartBrief

Published in partnership with: Wine & Spirits Wholesalers of America

Cento Vigne Italia promotes small producers on a large scale

12/16/2014

  • Forbes

Cento Vigne Italia offers small producers a platform to promote their brands and communicate with global wine professionals in a manner that is difficult to achieve on their own, writes Cathy Huyghe. … Read More

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