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January 3, 2013News for the food, beverage and consumer packaged goods industry

  Company Watch 
  • Food companies dominate list of top brands
    Food companies including Hershey's, Mars, Kellogg, General Mills, Frito-Lay and Campbell's were included on a list of the top consumer goods brands in the U.S. Reynolds aluminum foil came in first in the national consumer survey by Global TGI, followed by General Mills, Clorox, Windex and Lay's. FoodNavigator (1/2) LinkedInFacebookTwitterEmail this Story
  Supply Chain Management 
  • Supply chain technologies link to green opportunities
    Companies can improve their environmental footprints by using technologies that measure carbon emissions, water use and other factors impacted by the supply chain, writes Richard Tipper, CEO at Ecometrica. Keeping track of this information can help companies and their suppliers improve sustainability, and more companies are moving toward sharing this data with consumers, allowing customers to see the sustainability efforts that companies are making, Tipper writes. (1/2) LinkedInFacebookTwitterEmail this Story
  Advertising & Marketing 
  • CBS: Just two slots left for Super Bowl ads
    CBS said it has sold all but two 30-second slots for commercials during the Feb. 3 Super Bowl broadcast. SodaStream is among the first-time Super Bowl advertisers, and three ads will be longer than 60 seconds. USA Today (1/2) LinkedInFacebookTwitterEmail this Story
  Retail Spotlight 
  Health & Wellness 
  GMA News 
  • Benchmark your supply chain operations at Supply Chain Conference
    GMA is now offering two ways to benchmark your operation in coordination with the 2013 Supply Chain Conference on Feb. 4-6, in Orlando, Fla.
    • Pre-Conference Survey Participation: Participate in the 2012 Supply Chain Logistics Benchmark Survey between now and Jan. 7 and receive customized data unique to your operations. Survey submissions are confidential, and results will be reported in aggregate. Preliminary findings from the survey will be shared at the 2013 Supply Chain Conference. For a personalized survey link for your organization, contact GMA’s Jeanne Iglesias.
    • Preliminary Survey Results Revealed at Conference: Attend the GMA 2012 Warehouse/DSD Logistics Study Results session during the 2013 Supply Chain Conference, and hear from Boston Consulting Group as it reveals preliminary findings of the 2012 Supply Chain Logistics Benchmark Survey, which this year includes a dedicated section on DSD.
    Find out how your operations stack up, register today. LinkedInFacebookTwitterEmail this Story
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Director of Quality Assurance (Corporate)WhiteWave Foods US - CO - Broomfield
Director of MarketingC.H. Guenther & Son, Inc.San Antonio, TX
Director of Quality AssuranceStarbucksSeattle, WA
Associate Manager, National Retail PromotionsCrown Imports, LLCChicago, IL
Innovation Marketing ManagerOcean Spray CranberriesLakeville, MA
Senior Manager, Science Program ManagementGrocery Manufacturers AssociationWashington, DC
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