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healthy snacks

Healthy Trend – Fruit & Vegetables

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Fruit and Veggie beverages are right on trend and exactly what consumers are looking for. This trend is so hot that it is providing even greater opportunities into different segments: Restaurants, Fitness, Health & Wellness and Mixed beverages. Now is the time to capitalize on this HUGE opportunity and get…

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Snacking and Healthier Options are on the Rise

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Snacking is a growing trend and consumers are snacking more frequently. About half of today’s consumers (51 percent) say they eat snacks at least twice a day and 31 percent say they’re snacking more frequently than they were two years ago. (1) According to Technomic, Americans also are broadening their…

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Smoothies are on Trend in the Snacking Segment

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Consumers evolved eating habits and generational dynamics are changing the way consumers look at snacking throughout the day. Snacking is taking on a new dimension in the fast casual & quick service industries. Operators are taking notice to this new opportunity as they are now offering items or specials to…

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Functional Smoothies are Here to Stay

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It is natural to want to eat healthy but many times when we are busy, we’ll stop for fast food or pick up something quick to satisfy the hunger. With specialty beverage shops and cafes, it’s easy to grab something and go. Smoothies have become a big hit in the…

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Going Crazy for Bananas

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Eat bananas B A N A N A S is lyrics in a song sung by Gwen Stefani. Have you had your fill today of this fruit that is high in Potassium? Bananas have been around for a very long time and differ from a “plantain”. Plantain’s are more starchy…

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Where has Summer gone?

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When I was a kid, summer seemed so long and some days just seemed to drag on and on. I can remember complaining I was board and wanted something to do, except work around the house and read. Those days of being young and wondering what to do with my…

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