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Ice Cream & Frozen Novelty Trends Survey - June 2022

The International Dairy Foods Association (IDFA) has partnered once again with Research America, Inc. to survey America’s love for all things ice cream and frozen desserts. This year’s survey is the m...

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Polling of Adults on Federal Food Programs, Conducted by Morning Consult

Adult beneficiaries of federal food programs rank dairy products among the most nutritious food item...

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How Dairy Executives Are Navigating Recovery in 2022

Consumer commitments to sustainability and healthy diets, as well as inflationary pressures on the p...

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Modernizing U.S. Milk Pricing: An Exploration

Modernizing U.S. Milk Pricing: An Exploration, authored by Dr. Marin Bozic and Blimling and Associat...

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IDFA Vision for the Future

IDFA in 2021 completed a pre-competitive strategic planning process led by IDFA members to determine...

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The Dairy Download: Prices Under Pressure: A Focus on Food Inflation Share Episode Stats Edit Episode

Whether they’re picking up produce at a grocery store or a burger at their favorite restaurant, Amer...

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The Dairy Download: The Year in Review with an All-Star Dairy Panel

From strong retail sales to higher prices, from healthy export interest to labor shortages, 2021 pre...

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Digitalization of Food Safety and Five KPIs to Reduce Risk

The modern age of information management has spread to almost every corner of the business world, and t...

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Dairy Innovator Dialogues Live - Season 2, Episode 3: Bob Huffman, president and CEO of First District Association

Dairy Innovator Dialogues LIVE Season 2 continued with a special session featuring Bob Huffman, pres...

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Sustainable Leaders in the Dairy Industry Panel

Hear a discussion on specific and measurable actions that the dairy industry can take for reducing CO2...

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Dairy Innovator Dialogues Live - Season 2, Episode 2: Blake Waltrip, Chief Executive of the USA Region for The a2 Milk Company

Dairy Innovator Dialogues LIVE returned for a special session with Blake Waltrip, chief executive of th...

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The Dairy Download: Solving the Logistics Puzzle

From finding enough truck drivers to sourcing ocean containers, overcoming logistics challenges is a...

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OSHA ETS on COVID-19 Vaccination and Testing

The federal Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) recently issued the COVID-19 Emergency...

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McKinsey Transformation - Changing Trajectories Through Holistic Interventions in Performance, Capabilities, and Health

This is a unique period in time where our member companies are facing simultaneous shocks on more front...

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The Dairy Download: The Deep Dish on Pizza

Stuffed crust, extra cheese, no anchovies! Americans place plenty of pizza orders each year, and the pa...

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IDFA Membership Briefing - November 2021

IDFA Members can view the November 2021 Membership Briefing to learn the many ways IDFA is working to m...

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Let’s Talk PET Packaging for Dairy & Plant-Based Beverages

Dairy and plant-based beverage producers face challenges in developing sustainable, planet-smart produc...

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