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Emerging Menu Trends, from Fine Dining to Fast Casual

Foodservice industry leaders shed light on major menu trends at two sessions at the recent National Restaurant Association Show, held May 16–19 at Chicago’s(...)

Hemp’s Legal Hurdles Linger as Health Appeal Grows [Slideshow]

For a time, hemp called to mind surfer bracelets and summer hats. Today, the plant is showing up in specialty food and beverage products, touted as a nutrient-packed(...)
Room for Improvement as Online Food Shopping Grows

Room for Improvement as Online Food Shopping Grows

An average of 19 percent of consumers' weekly food shopping is online, according to a survey by Door to Door Organics, and those numbers are rising. More than(...)
Fresh-Food Sales Boost Not All Bad for Center Store

Fresh-Food Sales Boost Not All Bad for Center Store

Fresh food sales were up 5 percent in the U.S. in the past four years, with 99 percent of U.S. grocery shoppers eating more fresh foods, according to Nielsen's(...)
China Dairy Market to Be World's Largest by 2018

China Dairy Market to Be World's Largest by 2018

China’s dairy products market is expected to grow at a combined annual growth rate of 9.76 percent over the period of 2014–2019, according to a new study by(...)
Unexpected Insights on the Modern Pizza Lover: Study

Unexpected Insights on the Modern Pizza Lover: Study

The typical modern pizza lover is young, health-conscious, and female, according to the results of a new study from gluten-free food producer Smart Flour Foods(...)
State Fairs Draw Crowds with Food as a Main Attraction

State Fairs Draw Crowds with Food as a Main Attraction

Food has become big business for state fairs. Deep-fried everything and unusual flavor combos are increasingly becoming the main attractions at the events,(...)
Farmers Markets Grow with Fresh, Local Demand

Farmers Markets Grow with Fresh, Local Demand

Shoppers are forfeiting big brands for those that are local and organic, not only thanks to a demand for healthy and fresh, but also to the appearance of more(...)
Coupon Deals Show Benefits for Upscale Restaurants

Coupon Deals Show Benefits for Upscale Restaurants

Offering Groupon-type deals does not hurt the reputation of upscale or newer restaurants, according to research from the University of Maryland's Robert H.(...)
Shoppers Willing to Pay More for Healthy, New Products

Shoppers Willing to Pay More for Healthy, New Products

Shoppers are showing mixed concerns at the shelf, which could signal a change in the importance of certain consumer packaged goods, according to Deloitte's(...)
Innovations Spotted in Spring Trade Show Circuit

Innovations Spotted in Spring Trade Show Circuit

The summer trade show season is in full swing, with the Fancy Food Show kicking off this Sunday, June 28 in New York City. To get buyers energized, here's a(...)
Craft Beer Industry Boom Could Lead to a Burst Bubble

Craft Beer Industry Boom Could Lead to a Burst Bubble

The year 1979 was a rough time for breweries in the U.S., with a post-prohibition low of only 44 operating in the country. By the end of 2014, however, more(...)
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