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TABLE OF CONTENTS - January 4, 2005

  
FROM THE EDITORS:
Prodding processors, canvassing consumers
» Editor’s Plate: The recovery starts now!

» Toops Scoops: Harvey Hartman on digging deeper
 
FEATURES: Trends in development, marketing and packaging
» Track and (t)race: The rush to meet Wal-Mart's RFID deadline
» What will be the top flavors for 2005?
» Healthful flour alternatives

NEW FOOD PRODUCTS: Debuts and reviews
» Rollout: The month's most interesting new food products
» Food Biz Kids: Our preteens try Cookie Cones
» Product Spotlight: SpongeBob conquers animal crackers  

WEB-ONLY NEWS: Beverage trends, where's the beef?
» Beverage trends in the spotlight for '05
» Food for thought: FP.com poll results
» Americans eating their way to health
» 'Got a Beef' with checkoff programs?
» NFPA updates name, leadership
» The Bama Cos. win Baldrige quality award

FOR BENCH AND FLOOR: Helpful ingredients, equipment
» Tropical flavors to tickle the tastebuds
» Vanilla paste makes for succulent shortbread
» Colorimeters measure, control, communicate
» Mixer incorporates vacuum for air-free products
 

 
FROM THE EDITORS: Prodding processors, canvassing consumers

Editor's Plate: The recovery starts now!
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Spend a little money and you'll make a little more money. Soon there will be enough good times for everybody.

Toops Scoops: Dig deeper into consumer behavior
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Harvey Hartman zeroes in on how consumers live, shop and eat.


 
FEATURES:
Trends in product development, marketing and packaging

RFID: Track and (t)race
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Are you rushing to meet Wal-Mart's deadline or waiting for proven payback on RFID?


What will be the top flavors for 2005?
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Going into the new year, specific Asian tastes, citrus, herbs, even chocolate seem poised for popularity.

Healthful flour alternatives
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Modern manufacturing practices are practically built around flour, making it a difficult ingredient to substitute for in the production of low-carb foods.

Read more Features>>


 
NEW FOOD PRODUCTS: Debuts and reviews

Rollout: The month's most interesting new food products
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Portion packs from Nabisco; Fisher nuts for salads; Bumble Bee albacore steaks; Kraft Cracker Dips; Hunt's Heat & Serve Manwich; Bush's chili in glass jars.

Food Biz Kids: Our preteens try Cookie Cones
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"More sugar, softer texture and better flavor would take Cookie Cones to the next level."


Product Spotlight: SpongeBob conquers animal crackers
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Keebler turns its animal cookies over to the undersea cartoon character with delightful results.


 
WEB-ONLY NEWS: Beverage trends, where's the beef?

Beverage trends in the spotlight for '05
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Experts predict healthful, customer-friendly options on tap this year.

Food for thought: FP.com poll results
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What's the most pressing issue at your company?

Americans eating their way to health
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FMI/Prevention magazine survey finds people claim to be reading labels, making healthier choices in the supermarket.

'Got a Beef' with checkoff programs?
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Supreme Court to decide cattle producers' complaint against beef promotion board.


NFPA updates name, leadership
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California congressman heads up 'Food Products Association.'

The Bama Cos. win Baldrige quality award
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Tulsa maker of hand-held pies earns coveted Malcolm Baldrige National Quality Award.


 
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FOR BENCH AND FLOOR: Helpful ingredients, equipment

» Tropical flavors to tickle the tastebuds

» 
Vanilla paste makes for succulent shortbread

» 
Colorimeters measure, control, communicate

» 
Mixer incorporates vacuum for air-free products
 

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