Retail Foodservice

The latest insights and solutions in retail foodservice.

Retail Foodservice

Highlights of WGB’s Retail Foodservice Summit

Retailers, distributors, suppliers and service providers gathered for a robust networking and educational event to hear the latest insights pertaining to the grocery channel's fast-growing segment.

Retail Foodservice

Plant-Forward Soups Meet Needs of Today’s Consumers

As consumers add more plant-based foods to their diets, soups can play an important role for restaurant operators seeking to cater to the dietary interests of these customers.

Tips for grocers to spice up their product mixes and displays to court men in search of fresh meals.

To achieve the next level of growth, retail trading partners must adopt more strategic approaches to planning, brand development and more.

Consumers are seeking more plant-based options, with category sales totaling more than $3.3 billion in 2017.

The concept allows customers to order in advance through the restaurant's app.

When the weather cools down, consumers look for foods that taste warm and comforting—or at least remind them of the things they love about fall.

A recent report from 210 Analytics assesses where prepared foods departments are flourishing and also missing opportunities. 

Ethnic foods are taking up more real estate in supermarket aisles, so it should be no surprise to see more diversity on the prepared foods and in-store restaurant side as well.

Here’s how grocers can maximize their prepared food business by balancing the familiarity of comfort food with a little innovation.