Consumer Products

Oct27, 2019

Birchbox CEO Looking Towards Next Phase of Growth

Founded in 2010, Birchbox is a flat monthly fee subscription service that offers its customers six specially selected curated beauty products. CEO Katia Beauchamp and co-founder Hayley Barna were initially having a lot of problems with convincing brands to join…
Jul03, 2019

Scotch Whiskey among Goods Targeted by New US Trade Tariffs

The United States threatened the European Union with tariffs on EU imported goods, worth up to $4 billion. However, it is unknown when, or even if, these tariffs will be imposed. The US is the largest foreign market in the…
Jun15, 2019

Tyson Foods Gets Into The Meat Alternatives Market With Newly Unveiled Plant-based Nuggets

Tyson Foods, the biggest meat producer in the United States, announced their plans to debut plant-based nuggets starting this summer. These nuggets will be the first product in “Raised & Rooted”, a new brand dedicated to plant-based and blended meat…
Jun03, 2019

Americans Are Drinking Less Alcohol, and This Is Affecting Breweries and Bars

Interestingly, even though many places around the world have been hit hard by the economic crisis of the last decade – which usually leads to people consuming more alcohol – the total alcohol consumption worldwide has decreased by 1.6% in…
Jun27, 2018

Kraft Heinz interested in acquiring Campbell Soup

Can food manufacturers survive? Campbell Soup has been struggling recently as soup sales have dropped, but that could all change if Kraft Heinz acquires the company. After Kraft Heinz announced that their interest in Campbell Soup, Campbell’s (CPB) stock price…