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Summer 2021 Flavor Trends

Summer 2021 Flavor Trends

Botanical, beneficial and plant-based ingredients are expected to blossom on menus.
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Foodservice

More Than a Meal: Experiential Desserts Create Excitement That Can’t Be Matched at Home

Offerings that bring diners together in a shared experience make the return of on-premises restaurant dining even sweeter.
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How to Optimize Desserts for Virtual Brands

ooking to sell more desserts for delivery? Try pairing brownies, cheesecakes, or pretzel cookies with popular brands like OREO.
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On-Trend LTOs, Promotions Drive Dessert Sales

Desserts that serve up comfort and nostalgia, like cookies, ice cream, and cakes, are driving trends and restaurant promotions.
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Driving Off-Premises Sales With Personalization, Attention to Detail

Operators compete in takeout and delivery with technology, hospitality and menu innovation.
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Global Flavors Enhance Snacks, Desserts and Comfort Foods

Trends indicate consumers are more willing to try new flavors and global cuisine in small portions, as in appetizers and desserts.
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Micro Markets & Vending

State of the Industry Report: What A Difference a (Pandemic) Year Makes

State of the Industry Report: What A Difference a (Pandemic) Year Makes

Vending and micro market operators in the U.S. did their best to adjust to and survive the severe economic realities of the COVID-19 pandemic in 2020.
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Make Plant-Based Products Mainstream

In all areas of retail, including micro markets, consumers are buying healthier food products that suit their plant-based or vegan preferences.
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The Future of Workplace Cafeterias and Micro Market Foodservice

Could micro markets replace cafeterias in workplaces? The idea isn’t all that far-fetched. In fact, the vast majority of operators say it’s definitely possible.
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Welcome Back Employees with More Breakfast Options

Breakfast has long been deemed the day’s most important meal. It’s also become a meal that’s enjoyed at all times of the day, on the go and or sitting down.
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Wellness Wedded to Flavor

Wellness Wedded to Flavor: Market Hungers for More Better-for-You Options

Millennials are more likely than the overall population to pay more for sustainable, organic or all-natural products.
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