Snacks

Center Store

Meat Snacks Take Top Spot in Snacking

Ingredient shortages, rising costs of shipping and other factors coupled with the economic impact of the Russia-Ukraine crisis are affecting a lot of snacking categories, IRI EVP Sally Lyons Wyatt says.

Fresh Food

Best Thing Since Sliced Apples? Kids' Fresh Snacks Get an Upgrade

For parents seeking fresh snacking choices for kids who have returned to their roster of pre-pandemic activities, new produce snack packs boast protein boosts and greater veggie variety.

Tropical and spicy flavors are trending, according to the Sweets & Snacks Expo.

Recent introductions span sweet and salty, healthy and indulgent

Boredom drives the surge in between-meal noshing.

Ordering for delivery or pickup from the local grocery store overtook pure e-commerce retailers as the most popular way to purchase confectionery online, resulting in a doubling of online confectionery sales during the 26-week period ending Sept. 6, 2020, vs. a year ago.

Eighth annual study highlights role of acquisitions, private brands, surgical pricing, e-commerce and consumer-trend fulfillment in fueling short- to mid-term growth.

Between main meals, consumers are crazy for healthy, indulgent and clean products.

Food entrepreneurs say innovation will serve them well as pandemic sparks a surge in meal kits, plant-based foods, snacks and breakfast foods.

The week of March 15 marked a turning point for the grocery industry, which saw sales across the store rise a whopping 62.5%.

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