In searching for signs of life in the fluid milk category, one can find a pulse. Sales of whole milk rose 4.1% from 2014 to 2015. Sales also increased for 1% milk (4.6%), whole flavored milk (6.4%), other flavored milk (1.3%) and buttermilk (5.2%). These segments represent opportunities for fluid milk processors.
Contributing writer ED FINKEL visited Tetra Pak’s U.S. headquarters to hear first-hand what the packaging company has to say about the likes and dislikes of baby boomers.
October 24, 2016
Dairies would do well to target the baby boom generation with easy-to-read and open packaging and product formulations offering functional benefits, according to a white paper from a leading packaging company.
If it weren’t for chocolate milk, there might be some people — perhaps dear reader, even you — who wouldn’t drink much milk at all. Indeed, chocolate milk is a perennially bright star in the dairy firmament, and with fall’s ushering in of the new school year, its glow is bound to grow brighter.