Most Clicked: SmartBrief Originals

The majority of this week’s most popular news covered the CPG and retail industries, with the breaking news earlier this week about Ferrero’s $2.8 billion acquisition of Nestle’s US chocolate business taking the most-read spot.

Top 10: Diet Coke's new look, Dunkin's smaller menu
Top 10: Diet Coke's new look, Dunkin's smaller menu

The new look and line of flavors that Coca-Cola rolled out for Diet Coke was the most-clicked story among SmartBrief food and beverage readers this week.

Nestle, General Mills, Amazon top this week's most popular food and beverage stories
Nestle, General Mills, Amazon top this week's most popular food and beverage stories

Read this week's list of the most-clicked food and beverage stories from SmartBrief.

Top 10: Changes on track at Nestle, Kroger, Papa John's
Top 10: Changes on track at Nestle, Kroger, Papa John's

News of Nestle's plan to sell its US confectionery unit struck a chord with readers this week, as did stories from Kroger and Papa John's.

Top 10: Food brand buyouts prove buzzworthy
Top 10: Food brand buyouts prove buzzworthy

CPG acquisition plans at Unilever, Campbell, Hershey proved popular this week

grocery shopping
grocery shopping

This week’s most popular news spread across all sectors of our vertical – food retail, CPG and foodservice.

Holiday treats, news from In-N-Out drew SmartBrief readers this week
Holiday treats, news from In-N-Out drew SmartBrief readers this week

From holiday candy preferences to In-N-Out's expansion plans, see which stories were most popular among SmartBrief's food and beverage readers this week.

Little Debbie creates a social media stir with snack-related tweet
Little Debbie creates a social media stir with snack-related tweet

Sweet snack brands Little Debbie, Hostess, Ferrero, Mars made news this week.

This week’s top 10 was heavy with CPG and food retail news, particularly stories having to do with Amazon.