Welcome to Sparrow Splash

Check back here to find industry information, news and food facts.

Market News Update

Tariffs are the latest factor that can affect prices from basic ingredients to finished products – and it just keeps getting more complex. Most markets continue to have normal volatility in pricing but now with tariffs some items have seen … Read More

Visit us at the IBIE Bakery Expo, Booth 619

Sparrow Enterprises is glad to announce that we are exhibiting at the IBIE Expo (International Baking Industry Expo) at the Las Vegas Convention Center, Las Vegas, NV, Booth 619 from Sunday, Sept. 8th through Wednesday, Sept. 11th, 2019. We look … Read More

Market News

The markets are all over the place with stability in some areas and wild volatility in other areas. Being informed should help in your buying decisions as knowledge is power. There are now so many factors that affect ingredient pricing … Read More

Sparrow Exhibiting at IDDBA

Sparrow is glad to announce that we will be exhibiting at IDDBA again this year. The IDDBA expo is back in Orlando, Florida at the Orange County Convention Center from Sunday June 2 through Tuesday June 4th. We are hoping … Read More

Market Updates

Chocolate (Cocoa Bean Derivatives) The bean market has increased in the first quarter as a weak dollar and strong demand has pushed prices up. There has been a big return of speculative investors to the cocoa bean market as well … Read More

Product News

We’ve made it through the first quarter but the post-holiday traditions of lead times getting back to normal and shipments running on time don’t seem to have come back yet. Will they ever? A strong economy is certainly a good … Read More

Dairy Market

Buttermilk and Whole Milk Powder NFDM powder prices have eased and are currently stable at very favorable levels. Contracting of both grade A and blended powders is recommended at current levels. Despite the weak dollar, domestic dairy prices are weak … Read More