Food & Drink

Royal Family Celebrating Queen Elizabeth's 90th Birthday with Expensive China
February 29, 2016 at 4:13 pm

Although Queen Elizabeth's 90th birthday isn't until April 21, that's no reason why the Royal Collection Trust (RCT), a department of the Royal Household, can't start selling commemorative china for a hefty price tag, according to The Independent. The souvenirs are set to feature…

Win Saint Patrick's Day with These Awesome Promos
February 24, 2016 at 6:16 pm

With March making its debut next week, St. Patrick's Day is right around the corner. I get extra excited about St. Patrick's Day because it's a chance to bore people with my stories about spending a semester in Ireland. I'll save you the snooze-worthy stories and instead provide some insight as to how your brand…

Diet Coke Prints Millions of Labels for 'It's Mine' Campaign
February 4, 2016 at 6:54 pm

Diet Coke is taking individuality to the next level with its new "It's Mine" packaging campaign. Using HP Indigo digital printing technology, the brand is creating millions of unique labels for their glass bottles.

Chocolate Inn/Taylor & Grant Named Gold Partner for Staples and Geiger
February 2, 2016 at 7:16 pm

Chocolate Inn/Taylor & Grant, Freeport, N.Y., has earned gold partner status from both Staples Promotional Products, Framingham, Mass.; and Geiger, Lewiston, Maine., for 2016 in both the U.S. and Canada, providing strength and strategic focus as a North American solution within the food category. Chocolate Inn/Taylor & Grant has seen consistent growth throughout both the…

Shapeways Adds Aluminum to 3-D Printing Materials
January 28, 2016 at 6:22 pm

According to, Shapeways continues to expand their materials lineup by adding aluminum. Slated to become their 54th material offering, aluminum has been perfected for the 3D printing process following a pilot program last year.

Cheryl & Co. Recalls Ornament with Cookies
January 27, 2016 at 4:57 pm

The Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC), announced that Westerville, Ohio-based Cheryl & Co. is recalling its Jingle Bell Ornaments with Cookies and Confections due to laceration hazard. The ornament's decorative cutouts have sharp metal edges, which could cut customers. The round…

Chocolate Inn/Taylor & Grant Promotes Two Employees
January 19, 2016 at 4:16 pm

Chocolate Inn/Taylor & Grant, Freeport, N.Y., announced the promotion of Jaclyn Claude to the position of assistant customer service manager, and Laurie Serwitz to the position of service resolution and billing manager. Claude will be responsible for training all new customer service team members, as well as working directly with production to ensure complete customer…

ETS Express Inc. Opens New Production Facility in Concord, North Carolina
January 5, 2016 at 5:35 pm

ETS Express Inc., Oxnard, Calif., announced that it has opened a new, state-of-the-art manufacturing and distribution facility in Concord, N.C. The new facility will increase ETS Express Inc.'s decorating and distribution capacity, and play a significant role in supplying its products to its customers shipping to the Midwest, Northeast and South regions of the U.S.…

Openers Plus Featured on 'World's Greatest'
December 30, 2015 at 6:22 pm

Openers Plus, Costa Mesa, Calif., will be featured on the TV show "World's Greatest," highlighting the company's bottle openers. "Openers Plus has been creating the best bottle openers for a long time," said Jim Wysopal, president of Openers Plus. "It's really nice to now be the 'World's Greatest' bottle openers." Wysopal said the company's use…

Transformable Water Bottle Supports Clean-Drinking-Water Projects
December 28, 2015 at 3:46 pm

Replacing single-use drink containers with a reusable bottle not only cuts down on trash and problems like plastic pollution in the ocean, but it also reduces the amount of new resources and energy needed for the manufacturing process. The water bottle company Dopper is taking that concept a…