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Packaging design inspiration gallery: SUSTAINABILITY

Earth Day is an annual global celebration highlighting the importance of sustainability, recycling, water conservation, and other ways to save the planet. Here are some examples of food packaging that pitches in on the eco effort with compostable materials, natural paper, and other features.

Published: 18-Apr-2014

What do Unilever and Kermit the Frog have in common?

What do Unilever and Kermit the Frog have in common?

A sneak peek at some of the action on the conference floor at Zenith International's InnoBev Global Soft Drinks Congress, where Unilever showcased Kermit and AJE dreamed BIG, and came up with BIG Cola.

Published: 09-Apr-2014

'Genius' Bacardi leads Gentleman Jack: Spirits rise for digital stars

'Genius' Bacardi leads Gentleman Jack: Spirits rise for digital stars

Bacardi is unique among spirits brands as a ‘genius’ when it comes to harnessing digital, according to L2's Digital IQ Index, with its online presence a unique form of ‘competitive innovation’.

Published: 31-Mar-2014

Shaken Udder to SIG Combibloc! Foodex 2014 captured on camera

Shaken Udder to SIG Combibloc! Foodex 2014 captured on camera

Relive the action at Foodex 2014 in Birmingham, UK, as we rub shoulders with the likes of SIG Combibloc, Ishida and Berry White not Barry White!

Published: 26-Mar-2014

Top of the Pops! Coke’s 5 Most Highly Paid Execs in 2013

Top of the Pops! Coke’s 5 Most Highly Paid Execs in 2013

Muhtar Kent took home $10m less in 2013 than the previous year, but having trousered $20m can still afford the odd luxury, as our resume of Coke's Top 5 paid executives shows.

Published: 24-Mar-2014

Monster Energy Zero Ultra tops IRI’s 2014 NPD ‘pacesetters’ list

Monster Energy Zero Ultra tops IRI’s 2014 NPD ‘pacesetters’ list

Monster Energy Ultra topped the IRI beverage league table for the best-selling newcomers in C-stores in 2013, while Red Bull Total Zero and Bud Light Lime Lime-A-Rita also starred.

Published: 12-Mar-2014

From Capri Sun to Chobani: Beverage pouches in pictures

From Capri Sun to Chobani: Beverage pouches in pictures

Since Capri Sun hit shelves in the 1980s, brands from across the beverage sector have been following suit. But it's not just wine and juice, manufacturers of beer, cocktails, sports drinks, and dairy beverages are benefiting from the convenience of the flexible packaging format...

Published: 10-Mar-2014

Explore Mediterranean vineyards: Vinisud 2014

Explore Mediterranean vineyards: Vinisud 2014

BeverageDaily.com has been at Vinisud in Montpellier, France, this week. View the picture gallery to find out more about exhibitors and their wines. 

Published: 26-Feb-2014

Packaging design inspiration gallery: VALENTINE'S DAY

Like many other holidays, Valentine's Day is a time for sharing food, sweets, wine, and other treats with a loved one. Here are some packaging designs that aim for the heart.

Published: 12-Feb-2014

Breakout beverages in 2014! From frozen beer to juice with chia

Breakout beverages in 2014! From frozen beer to juice with chia

Grazia Magazine recently trailed food scouts from high-end retailer M&S to New York City who were searching for trends that could catch fire in the UK. Here are the magazine’s top 2014 drinks tips.

Published: 07-Feb-2014

See inside…Pernod Ricard’s innovation locker

See inside…Pernod Ricard’s innovation locker

Pernod Ricard is blazing an NPD trail in terms of drinks and event spaces to celebrate what it calls the ‘conviviality of the future’. Here are our top 10 launches, both recent and pending.

Published: 30-Jan-2014

How the Asian consumer will change this year

How the Asian consumer will change this year

Mintel has asked the question “What will consumers be buying into in 2014?” From this, the media intelligence agency has identified some key trends that are set to have an impact on the food and beverage market across the Asia-Pacific region.

Published: 27-Jan-2014

Top stories of 2013 - in pictures

Top stories of 2013 - in pictures

FoodNavigator takes a look back at some of the biggest stories of 2013, from horsemeat to CAP reform, and beyond.

Published: 02-Jan-2014

Dynamism in Drinks: BeverageDaily.com Personality of the Year 2013

Dynamism in Drinks: BeverageDaily.com Personality of the Year 2013

Click through the nominees for the inaugural BeverageDaily.com Beverage Personality of the Year, then vote to tell us who you think should triumph!

Published: 20-Dec-2013

‘Strange Brew’: 2013’s Top 5 Unusual News Stories

What do RMS Titanic, Dr Pepper’s snake-inspired wastewater treatment plant and Champagne-sipping rodents have in common? They all made our front page in 2013!

Published: 19-Dec-2013

Perrier in Pictures: Touring Nestle Water’s Vergèze site as the brand celebrates 150 years

Perrier in Pictures: Touring Nestle Water’s Vergèze site as the brand celebrates 150 years

Ben Bouckley visits the legendary Perrier source and factory to meet site manager Bernard Rouger and discover why the heritage mineral water brand is still full of fizz as it celebrates its 150th anniversary.

Published: 12-Dec-2013

Danone to 'Brogurt': New directions in functional dairy 2013

Danone to 'Brogurt': New directions in functional dairy 2013

We cast an eye over key dairy NPD in 2013, as Powerful Yogurt flexes its ‘brogurt’ muscles and one startup hopes its German-style quark can sweat a new US dairy category.

Published: 10-Dec-2013

Cartons, fillers, and one-way mirrors: Inside... Tetra Pak Modena

Cartons, fillers, and one-way mirrors: Inside... Tetra Pak Modena

Tetra Pak was kind enough to invite DairyReporter.com to its behemoth R&D facility in Modena, Italy, to witness first hand the multi-departmental efforts that go into the development of new packaging concepts and filling technology...

Published: 10-Dec-2013

Packaging design inspiration gallery: CHRISTMAS

Food figures big into holiday celebrations around the world. Here are a few festive Christmas packaging designs to sink your teeth into.

Published: 09-Dec-2013

From AG Barr to Britvic: Meet the rising stars of UK soft drinks…

From AG Barr to Britvic: Meet the rising stars of UK soft drinks…

 The British Soft Drinks Association (BSDA) provides grants to support students taking science and technology courses and funds apprenticeships – here we profile four young UK high fliers!

Published: 04-Dec-2013

SITEVI 2013 highlights: ‘The French Miracle’ and musical wine bottles

SITEVI 2013 highlights: ‘The French Miracle’ and musical wine bottles

SITEVI 2013, the International Exhibition for the vine and wine, fruit and vegetable, and olive-growing sectors, opened this week in Montpellier, France from November 26-28.

Published: 28-Nov-2013

Wine Vision 2013 Lights up London in Technicolor

Wine Vision 2013 Lights up London in Technicolor

Relive the first two days of Wine Vision 2013 with our technicolor tour of London’s evocative Film Museum and the best of the conference action thus far.

Published: 20-Nov-2013

Innovation at FIE: New product sneak preview

Innovation at FIE: New product sneak preview

The FIE show is set to open its doors in just a couple of weeks, bringing together more than 1,300 suppliers - so what are the hottest new products to look out for on the show floor? FoodNavigator takes a sneak peek at some of the ingredients making an appearance in Frankfurt.

Published: 04-Nov-2013

What key trends will be driving the food and drink industry in 2014?

Market research firm RTS Resource says natural highs, one-step convenience, foraged ingredients, flavour-full benefits and next generation proteins are the five key food and drink trends to watch in the future. 

Published: 29-Oct-2013

In pictures: Unilever and Coca-Cola Hellenic debate packaging

In pictures: Unilever and Coca-Cola Hellenic debate packaging

Coca-Cola Hellenic, Unilever and an NGO were among the panellists debating sustainability at Europen’s 20th anniversary event on packaging in Brussels on October 9.

Published: 15-Oct-2013