Dairy Foods & Beverages
Perhaps whole milk makes children feel full so they don't reach for the chips or other snacks.
March 20, 2013
Preschoolers who are given low-fat milk, as recommended by the American Academy of Pediatrics, are more likely to be overweight or obese than children given 2 percent or whole milk and, over time, gain weight at a similar rate as children drinking 2 percent or whole, new research at the University of Virginia School of Medicine suggests.
The new sweet Cheddar variety follows European trend
March 18, 2013
The Irish Dairy Board introduces Kerrygold Skellig, a sweet Cheddar cheese, in anticipation of this European trend catching on in the U.S.Read More
Show organizers expect 1,400 attendees at the Wisconsin Cheese Industry Conference in La Crosse, Wis., April 17 to 18 to see the latest in cheese technology.
March 17, 2013
The 2013 Wisconsin Cheese Industry Conference (WCIC) will see more than 1,400 cheese industry leaders from around the nation gather for the latest in cheese technology, product safety, marketing and dairy issues. The conference, which is co-hosted by the Wisconsin Center for Dairy Research and Wisconsin Cheese Makers Association, takes place at La Crosse Center in La Crosse, Wis., April 17-18.Read More
An exclusive Dairy Foods survey uncovers the trends in cheesemaking, flavors, packaging, processing and equipment purchasing.
March 16, 2013
Specialty and artisan cheeses are in this year. Cheesemakers are putting their efforts into developing all-natural and low-fat varieties. And processors are planning a wide variety of capital investments, including form-fill-sealers, cutting equipment, vats and tanks.Read More
March 15, 2013
Houston-based Woodway Beverage Partners LLC, makers of Wolfgang Puck iced coffee, re-launched the organic coffee with newly designed labels. Read More
March 14, 2013
Oakhurst Dairy, Portland, Maine, introduced a new fat-free half & half cream to its line of products.Read More
March 12, 2013
The Tillamook, Ore.-based Tillamook County Creamery introduced two new cheeses — Vintage White Sharp Cheddar Cheese and a 12-ounce version of its Sliced Muenster Cheese. Read More
More plants are producing less ice cream. The number of units sold barely increased.
March 11, 2013
By most measures, ice cream is not a growing market. Production is declining, sales are stalled and manufacturers aren’t increasing prices by much. Yet there are more plants making ice cream.Read More
March 11, 2013
Smith Dairy Products Co., Orrville, Ohio, added a new all-natural French onion dip to its product line.Read More
The Milk Processor Education Program creates a new ad campaign directed to convince “swing voters” to drink more milk for breakfast.
March 11, 2013
Most people who work in the dairy industry are familiar with the iconic “got milk?” milk mustache campaign, but fewer know that research is the driving force behind MilkPEP’s approach to program activities ranging from targeting to messaging and creative execution. Often, the research conducted to guide our consumer campaign also provides our processors with important and actionable insights that can help guide product development, inform marketing and drive sales.Read More