Weekly Roundup: Food & Beverage - Dec. 7th | 360training.com Blog
Food and Beverage Industry 2018 Trend Predictions See what the NPD Group is predicting as 2018's biggest business and consumer trends for the fast-paced and evolving Food and Beverage industry. Read more about the predictions on this link. Arby's is Rumored to be Purchasing Buffalo Wild Wings At a whopping $2.4 billion dollars, Arby's Restaurant Group is rumored to be buying the trendy casual restaurant chain, "Bdubs". "Bdubs" sales have dropped and this partnership could be just what they need to bounce back. Read more about the rumors here. Starbucks is Taking Over China…Every 15 Hours The new Starbucks Reserve Roastery in Shanghai, China is twice the size of Starbucks' flagship Seattle location. Learn more about their 2,000+ location opening plans by the year 2021 here. Get to know how Starbucks is doing this on this link. Madagascar Vanilla Crop Production Improves, But the Price Remains High Madagascar, the world’s top vanilla producer, is still overcoming the effects of Cyclone Enawo that hit in March 2017. Although production has been increasing, the demand remains high. See how this is effecting the purchase price here.