The Truth About Alcohol: Facts vs Myths

By National Alcohol Beverage Control Association (NABCA) // February 7, 2019 CLEARWATER, Fla., Feb. 07, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — On January 23rd, the Foundation for a Drug-Free World (FDFW) Florida Chapter held a Truth About Alcoholseminar in its information center in downtown Clearwater. Guests learned about the short and long-term effects of alcohol: such as liver…

Predicting the Future of Salty Snacks

U.S. consumers remain the globe’s top snackers By NACS Online // January 24, 2019 With the popularity of clean labels, consumers are looking for the presence or absence of certain ingredients when they choose something to nosh, reports Mintel, the consumer research organization. According to a story at Bakeryandsnacks.com, ingredients are changing in snacking worldwide, with…

Cashierless Technology Heats Up

Established and startup companies are working on ways to streamline shopping By NACS Online // January 23, 2019  Twelve months ago, Amazon opened its first Amazon Go cashierless convenience store. Today, startups and established companies are working on ways to replicate that success and streamline shopping, Bloomberg reports. From startups like Mighty AI to retail giants like…