Tuesday, January 28, 2020
23% more consumers prioritize sustainability in their food choices now compared to a year ago, according to a new report from Tastewise. The company uses artificial intelligence to mine online data, including social media conversations, restaurant menus, and home...
“Thanks to mobile technology and social media, consumers have been rewired as it pertains to shopping, and it may usher in one of the industry’s biggest shifts in consumer behavior.” That’s one of the conclusions of a recent study...
Pet owners strive to treat their cats and dogs like royalty, or at least rulers of the household. And a large portion of that effort goes toward what they feed their furry friends.  Owners who want to spoil their animals...
Since the 1960s, diets in South Korea, China, and Taiwan have changed the most, while diets in sub-Saharan Africa have changed the least, according to an analysis published this week in Nature Food. The researchers analyzed the availability of products...
To say that our society’s current level of distrust is high seems like an understatement. According to Morning Consult’s latest Most Trusted Brands report, only half of Americans trust their primary doctor “a lot” to do the right thing,...
What will 2020 bring in the food industry? Many sources are making their predictions. We looked at seven trend lists to find what’s at the forefront of 2020 food trends:  Fresh Direct Whole Foods Eating Well Benchmark  Innova Technomic  ...
In a recent webinar, Lu Ann Williams, Director of Innovation at Innova Market Insights, shared the company’s top 10 food trends for 2020.  Trend 1: Storytelling: Winning with words Storytelling is crucial to success in the market going forward. Innova research...
Would you be willing to give up social media for a month to have your favorite snack every day? What about your cell phone? Three in 10 adults would agree to the first arrangement, and two in 10 to the...
There’s no denying the impact that the younger generations are having on the food industry. Companies only recently started to get a handle on what Millennials want, and then Gen Z came along and pushed the industry even farther...
“Consumers are developing an opinion that Clean Label does not necessarily mean better or added nutrition.” That’s the finding in the Future of Food: Unlocking Consumer Expectations For Food & Beverages Beyond Clean Label, a new report from Kerry....

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