What Does ‘Better for Me’ Mean to You?
Posted May 2, 2023
Out of all of the webinars, in-person keynotes and interviews I’ve conducted in the past several years regarding clean label listings, functionality and better-for-you ingredients, one thing has always stuck out to me. The definition of what is good for me is moveable, changeable and 100% personal. The FDA has
Better with Age and Better with Honey
Posted March 25, 2023
The National Honey Board kicked off the trade show season by exhibiting at the American Craft Spirits Association’s 10th annual “Better with Age” show in Portland, Ore. As eager attendees waited outside the hall to celebrate with a special ribbon cutting ceremony, exhibitors patiently enjoyed the stillness in the room.
Natural Products Expo West Wish List
Posted March 3, 2023
In just a few days I will be heading back to Natural Products Expo West for the first time in 10 years. My feet have hit countless trade show floors since that inaugural week in Anaheim, and it’s thrilling to be on the forefront of trends, innovations and taste tests!
Honey Beer Comp Crowns 2022 Best of Show
Posted August 30, 2022
A former Silver Best of Show Medalist is now Golden. Honey Sucker Pils, a German-style pilsner brewed with orange blossom honey, bested 240 entries at this year’s eighth annual Honey Beer Competition. Liquid Art Brewing Co. of Chambersburg, Penn., proved that quality and consistency win every time, and Brightly Creative
Mead Crafters Competition Hits Record Number of Entries
Posted July 8, 2022
One of my favorite aspects of our partnership with the National Honey Board are the competitions. Each year, our team makes improvements to elevate and improve on the year before, and this year we had a whopping 350 meads — the maximum cap — entered into the Mead Crafters Competition. I love
Honey, Beer and Brewers … Oh My!
Posted June 30, 2022
Our team was buzzing with excitement as we kicked off this year’s #honeybeersummit in Austin, TX. Alongside @honey4pros, the Brightly Creative crew came together with brewers from across the country as they learned about the functionality of honey within the brewing space. In addition to technical sessions and networking, this
World Honey Bee Day Celebrates Pollinator Power
Posted August 13, 2020
There’s a buzz in the air, and that’s because Saturday, Aug. 15, is World Honey Bee Day! These little insects pack some mighty power, and the day is reserved to honor both the honey bee and beekeepers who work so hard to make hives better homes for the pollinators of
Celebrating Earth Day’s 20th Anniversary: Bee Edition
Posted April 22, 2020
Due to our longstanding partnership with the National Honey Board, naturally we have learned a lot about the hardworking bees that help nurture our planet. It’s only fitting that we would honor bees during Earth Day’s 20th anniversary theme: Climate Action. According to EarthDay.org, on the first Earth Day, April