Christopher Doering, Food Dive

Christopher Doering

Food Dive

Washington, DC, United States

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Recent articles by Christopher:

Chobani rolls out PB&J yogurt to help feed those hurt by coronavirus

The product, which hits shelves this week, was developed in less than two-and-a-half months. All profits will be donated to Feeding America. → Read More

PepsiCo partners to sequence the oat genome for the 1st time

The data, which the manufacturer of Quaker Oats is making available free for public use, could improve sustainability, taste and nutrition of the cereal grain. → Read More

Constellation Brands buys DTC company Empathy Wines

The upstart founded in 2019 produces high quality, sustainably made bottles sold through its e-commerce platform. The purchase price was not disclosed. → Read More

Constellation Brands trims spirits portfolio with $225M divestiture

Food industry news, voices and jobs. Optimized for your mobile phone. → Read More

Nestlé to acquire majority stake in collagen maker Vital Proteins

The maker of bars, beverages, capsules and powders with the protein would operate as a standalone business at the Swiss food giant. Financial details were not disclosed. → Read More

Nestlé to sell Buitoni Pasta's North American division to Brynwood Partners

The transaction, which values the business at $115 million, is the latest change to the portfolio of the Swiss giant, which recently sold its U.S. candy and ice cream divisions and bulked up on coffee. → Read More

What's old is new: Heirloom grains' popularity soars amid push to eat healthy, cook at home

Food industry news, voices and jobs. Optimized for your mobile phone. → Read More

How the alcohol industry can serve consumers who prefer to drink at home

Food industry news, voices and jobs. Optimized for your mobile phone. → Read More

Apeel Sciences raises $250M in latest funding round

The company said the financing, which gives it a valuation of $1 billion, will allow it to further invest in curtailing food waste and extending the shelf life of products. → Read More

A fatty ingredient hidden in butter could be the secret to better health

Researchers at Seraphina Therapeutics found the first essential fatty acid in 90 years, known as C15:0, to demonstrate broad health benefits in studies. → Read More

Nestlé's new Life Cuisine brand caters to changing definition of healthy eating

The Swiss food giant also is refreshing more than half of its Lean Cuisine portfolio with a focus on bowls and recipes of 400 calories and 10 grams of fat or less. → Read More

Report: Utz heading toward $1B deal

Food industry news, voices and jobs. Optimized for your mobile phone. → Read More

Hershey sells Krave jerky to incubator led by the brand's founder

Sonoma Brands, a private equity firm founded by Jon Sebastiani after he sold the jerky brand to the sweets maker in 2015, also owns Smashmallow and Dang. → Read More

Danone's venture arm invests $10M in plant-based Laird Superfood

Co-founded by big wave surfer Laird Hamilton, the upstart will use the capital to develop new product offerings and expand manufacturing capacity. → Read More

MGP Ingredients expands textured protein line with pea option

The new product will join ones made from wheat and be marketed as part of the company's renamed ProTerra line of plant-based proteins. → Read More

Mondelez faces 'unprecedented demand' online for snacks during coronavirus

Glen Walter, president of North America, said the surge is especially prominent in its core snack offerings like Oreo and Ritz as shoppers gravitate toward trusted brands. → Read More

Coronavirus casts a spotlight on risks facing food workers, employers

While many CPG manufacturers have increased pay and improved safety within their facilities, some unions and employees have asked whether it is enough. → Read More

Nonalcoholic beer maker Athletic Brewing raises $17.5M

Food industry news, voices and jobs. Optimized for your mobile phone. → Read More

Ingredion launches clean label emulsifier made from chickpeas

The product, touted as a replacement for eggs or for use in dressings and sauces, hits on several trends without affecting taste or texture. → Read More

PepsiCo buys energy drink Rockstar for $3.85B

Food industry news, voices and jobs. Optimized for your mobile phone. → Read More