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Keep up with the latest topics in the food & beverage industry with the SIAL America Blog. Get insights on consumer trends, industry tips, and information from all industry viewpoints (retail, food services, distribution, manufacturing, food processing, etc.). Featuring related news and data about all product categories at SIAL America, we provide valuable information to our network of industry professionals. New articles are posted weekly.
The Latest in Pet and Animal Food Products

The Latest in Pet and Animal Food Products

When it comes to the revolution of pet food products, "pet parents" are leading the charge. Many of the changes in food production and packaging result from savvier consumers who are more concerned with pet health above all else. This means manufacturers must be aware...

8 Most Influential Healthy Foods to Eat in 2022

8 Most Influential Healthy Foods to Eat in 2022

Consumer behavior has shifted to a focus on which healthy foods to eat. Now more than ever, consumers are more concerned about where their food comes from, how it was sourced, and what is in it. All these concerns form the bedrock of a new mantra: disease prevention...

Are You Aware of These Non-Alcoholic Beverage Trends?

Are You Aware of These Non-Alcoholic Beverage Trends?

From Dry January to the sober-curios movement, non-alcoholic beverage trends are pushing brands in the beverage industry to join the hype and get in on a booming market. What many consumers thought would be just another novelty is now a firmly established sector that...

5 QSR Food and Brand Innovations Happening Right Now

5 QSR Food and Brand Innovations Happening Right Now

Now more than a century after the first White Castle opened in the United States, QSR food innovations can help future-proof your business. According to research from NSF (formerly the National Sanitation Foundation), QSR operators should focus on food safety, staff...

Launching a Food Brand? Here’s What You Need to Do

Launching a Food Brand? Here’s What You Need to Do

Launching a food brand is no easy task. After all, over 50% of startup brands fail within five years. If you want to launch a food brand specifically, it’s critical to understand your audience and market to perform the necessary reconnaissance to propel your food...

4 Innovations Taking the Food Industry by Storm in 2022

4 Innovations Taking the Food Industry by Storm in 2022

After some grueling years behind the grill, the food service industry now has a brighter outlook for 2022. Food innovation is turning startups into household names and allowing QSR (quick-service restaurant) brands to reengage with their consumers on a personal level....