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American Beverage Association
American Society of Baking
Archer Danial Midland Company (ADM)
BBC - Food and Restaurant News
Beverage Digest - News
Beverage World - News
Big Tray Restaurant Equipment and Supplies - Directory
Business Insights: Essentials* - Food
Business Insights: Essentials* - Restaurants
Campbell Soup Company
Can Central
ConAgra Foods Inc.
Cott Corporation
Del Monte Corp.
The Distilled Spirits Council of the United States (DISCUS)
Dmoz - Foodservice Equipment
Dmoz - Restaurant Chains
Dole Food Company
Fish Information and Services
The Food Institute
Food in Canada Magazine
Food Manufacturing - Info on Food Production and Packaging
Food Master - Directory of All the Companies involved in the Food Industry, Restaurants, etc
Food Navigator - News on Ingredients
Food Processing Magazine
Food Quality Magazine
Food Resource
Foodservice Equipment and Supplies Magazine
Global Cold Chain Alliance
The Gourmet Retailer - News, Resources, Vendors
Grocery Manufacturers Association
Headline Spot - Food Industry News
Honey Locator
I Can't Believe It's Not Butter!
International Sugars Inc.
Kraft Foods, Inc.
Little Debbie Snacks
McCain Foods USA - Ore-Ida French Fries
Meat News
MeatingPlace.com - News on Meat
Modern Baking - News, Resources, and More
Mrs. Smith's Bakeries
Nation's Restaurant News
National Association of Wheat Growers
The National Barbecue News
New Nutrition Business - News on Nutrition
Northland Cranberries, Inc.
Ore-Ida Foods
Organic Consumer Association
Pizza Marketing Quarterly
Pizza Marketplace
Prepared Foods Online - News
Private Label Magazine - News
Proctor and Gamble
Progressive Grocer
Restaurant News
Restaurant Report Online - News, Links, Directory
Rice Online
Sara Lee Bakery
Schwan's Food Service
Snack Food Association
The Society of Mad Chefs - Resources for Professionals
Stagnito Communications Inc. - Industry Reports
Stouffer's Foods
Sugar Beet Research Unit
Supermarket News
Supermarket Strategic Alert
Taquitos.net - Snack News
Urner Barry Publications, Inc. - Commodity News (pay site)
Wall Street Journal - Business and Industry News
Yahoo! Food Processing Industry News
Yahoo! Restaurant News

See Retail for Links for Supermarkets

Industry Overviews*:

Accommodation and Food Services
All Other Specialty Food Stores

Canned and Cured Fish and Seafoods
Canned Fruits, Vegetables, Preserves, Jams, and Jellies
Canned Specialties
Cereal Breakfast Foods
Cereal Products
Cookies and Crackers
Dried and Dehydrated Fruits, Vegetables, and Soup Mixes
Eating Places
Fish and Seafoods
Food and Beverage Stores
Food Manufacturing
Food Products Machinery
Food Services and Drinking Places
Frozen Bakery Products, Except Bread
Frozen Fruits, Fruit Juices, Vegetables
Genetic Engineering
Groceries and Related Products, Not Elsewhere Classified
Groceries, General Line
Juice Bars
Meats and Meat Products
Metal Cans
Natural and Organic Groceries
Natural, Processed, and Imitation Cheese
New Age Products and Services
Pickled Fruits and Vegetables, Vegetable Sauces and Seasonings, and Salad Dressings
Potato Chips, Corn Chips, and Similar Snacks
Poultry and Poultry Products
Premium Bottled Beverages
Prepared Feed and Feed Ingredients for Animals and Fowls, Except Dogs and Cats
Prepared Fresh or Frozen Fish and Seafoods
Raw Juice Bars
Refrigerated Warehousing and Storage
Regulation of Agricultural Marketing and Commodities
Salted and Roasted Nuts and Seeds
Wholesale Packaged Frozen Fruits

MarketLine - Global Restaurants Industry Profile (PDF)
MarketLine - Global Packaged Foods and Meats Industry Profile (PDF)
MarketLine - Global Food Products Industry Profile (PDF)

Reference Books:

Best Customers: Demographics of Consumer Demand: REF HC 79 .C6 R87 2001
Business Rankings Annual: REF HG 4050 .B88
Business Statistics of the U.S.: REF HC 101 .A13122
Encyclopedia of American Industries: REF HC 102 .E53
Encyclopedia of Emerging Industries: REF HD 2324 .E528
Encyclopedia of Global Industries: REF HD 2324 .E53
Industry Norms and Key Business Ratios: REF HF 5681 .R25 I53
Information, Finance, and Services USA: REF HD 9999 .I493 U625
Infrastructure Industries USA: REF HD 9506 .U5 A64
The Lifestyles Market Analyst: REF HF 5415.33 .U6 L54
The Maturing Marketplace: Buying Habits of Baby Boomers and Their Parents: REF HF 5415.33 .U6 M36
New Strategist Publications
North American Industry Classification System: REF HF 1041.5 .N674
Standard and Poor's Industry Surveys: REF HC 106 .S74
Starting a Food Business in Minnesota: REF TX 911.2 .S72
World Market Share Reporter: REF HD 2757.15 .W67


Appetite: ScienceDirect
British Food Journal: Emerald
Critical Reviews in Food Science and Nutrition: Academic Search Premier
European Food and Drink Review: Business & Company Resource Center
Fish and Chips and Fast Food: Business & Company Resource Center
FDA Consumer: Business and Company Resource Center
Food Chemistry: ScienceDirect
Food and Drink Weekly: Business and Company Resource Center
Food and Foodways: Academic Search Premier
Food Policy: ScienceDirect
Food Processing: Business and Company Resource Center
Food Quality and Preference: ScienceDirect
Food Research International: ScienceDirect
Food Service Technology: Business Source Premier
Frozen Food Digest: Business and Company Resource Center
International Journal of Contemporary Hospitality Management: Emerald
International Journal of Food Science and Technology: Academic Search Premier
International Journal of Hospitality Management: ScienceDirect
Journal of Food Engineering: ScienceDirect
Journal of Hospitality and Tourism Management: Business & Company Resource Center
Nation's Restaurant News: Business Source Premier
Nutrition and Food Science: Emerald
Nutrition Research: ScienceDirect
Restaurant Business: Business Source Premier
Restaurant Hospitality: Business Source Premier
Restaurants and Institutions: Business Source Premier
Trends in Food Science and Technology: ScienceDirect


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Food Caterers/Catering Services
Food Distributors, Wholesalers, and Brokers
Food Service Equipment and Supplies Distributors
Meat and Poultry Processors
Vending Machine Operators


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