Specialty food proves just how small the world can be: Exotic ingredients, from Nepalese tea to Moroccan spices, are available at specialty grocers throughout the U.S. Learn what’s doing well stateside and what’s still to come from industry importers. Also find export news as well as what’s trending abroad.
U.S. specialty food shops will be indirectly impacted by the ongoing tensions between Israel and Palestine as the West Bank's olive harvest season gets underway.
Canada is threatening to add trade tariffs on U.S. meat, wine, cheese, and other exports as retaliation against the United States' meat-labeling law.
Switchel, a colonial-era drink, is gaining some traction in the modern artisan market.
Small portions, alternative foodservice venues and signature beverages are some of the food trends predicted by Technomic for 2015.
U.S. chocolate demand is still growing, despite higher prices due to disruptions in production, including the Ebola outbreak in West Africa.
Prices for Italian white truffles have declined 37 percent so far this year.
Americans are willing to spend 31 percent more per week on responsibly produced groceries, according to the Conscious Consumer Study by Gibbs-rbb Strategic Communications.
Women will shape the future of the adult beverage industry, according to a new report from Technomic.
At the outset of the Great Depression, Rose Biggi started Beaverton Foods selling horseradish door to door. Today the company garners more than $25 million in sales every year, selling 600 SKUs of mustards, salsas, sauces, and, of course, horseradish.
What began as a you-pick-’em raspberry farm has grown into a multimillion-dollar business with products sold in specialty stores around the world.
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Whether they are crunchy or chewy, beautifully decorated or pleasingly simple, cookies continue to be a go-to treat for shoppers. Learn how innovative flavors and better-for-you ingredients are driving sales in this increasingly strong category.
The star of many holidays throughout the year, chocolates have special privileges during the winter season.