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SNAXPO shows the way forward with flavor

March 30th, 2016

At this year’s SNAXPO conference, McCormick & Co., Inc., presented its Flavor Forecast for 2016. The Flavor Forecast is developed each year by McCormick’s global team of experts — chefs,… Read more »

C-Stores Win Latest Round in Fast-Food Fight

March 30th, 2016

As the battle for share of stomach rages on, the retail foodservice industry continues to grow, with retailer meal solutions (RMS) in conveniences stores gaining ground, especially over quick-service restaurants. … Read more »

Milk

March 23rd, 2016

Milk has kicked off 2016 with a sales rate similar to where 2015 ended (-1.9%). Continued bright spots within the category include Lactose Free and Flavored milk. Inclement winter weather… Read more »

Cheese

March 23rd, 2016

Cheese continues to perform well on a volume basis in early 2016 (+3.8%). Growth is being observed across all regions and most major forms and varieties. Natural and Whole Fat… Read more »

Yogurt

March 23rd, 2016

Yogurt volume sales are fairly flat through early 2016 (+0.3%). Greek continues to drive a significant portion of volume. Larger multi-serve sizes, Drinkable products and Whole Fat yogurt continue their… Read more »

AWG’s Garland Honored with NGA Service Award

March 23rd, 2016

Jerry Garland, former president and CEO of Associated Wholesale Grocers (AWG), received the National Grocers Association’s (NGA) Industry Service Award, which honors years of service that have contributed to better… Read more »