Forecast 2018: The Outlook on Packaged Beverages
Consumer demand for healthy or functional beverages is on the rise, retailers report. This includes beverages that are sugar-free or …
Forecast 2018: The Outlook on Foodservice
Today’s consumers demand convenience on their terms, which c-store operators see as expanded grab-and-go options, an increased online presence (including …
Trendsights: Upping Your Dinner Game
Dinner is an essential part of our daily routine, and there is always the question of meal preparation. As a …
C-Stores Test Better-for-You Snack Sales
Pilot tests help identify low-cost strategies that can help convenience retailers increase sales of healthy snacking options.
Eight consumers trends for 2018
Smart retailers keep an ear close to the ground to keep up with the latest trends. Consumer trends, in particular, …
USDA Expands SNAP Flexibility for Retailers
The new policy maximizes flexibility within the law related to the SNAP certification process.
2017’s Major Social Media Trends
From chatbots to influencer marketing Forbes looks at the biggest social media trends from the past year.
Big Wins for U.S. Retailers in 2017
Trade association RILA outlines public policy changes that are giving retailers the leg up heading into the new year.
Foodservice Favorites Radiate
Convenience store pizza programs have become more extensive in the convenience channel, as the roller grill segment continues to evolve.
Better-for-You Foods Among Top 2018 Trends
As retailers ring in the New Year, they point to the trends they’re seeing among their customer demographic.