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Soup-To-Nuts Podcast: What snacks are hot and where consumers are buying them is evolving

Soup-To-Nuts Podcast: What snacks are hot and where consumers buy them

US consumers are snacking more than ever, according to IRI data, but an analyst for the market research firm warns that CPG companies shouldn’t take this upward trend for granted because while many shoppers reach for packaged products to satisfy their growing habit, competition also is heating up from quick and limited service restaurants.

Soup-to-Nuts Podcast: Confections hold steady in face of war on sugar

Soup-to-Nuts Podcast: Confections hold steady in face of the war on sugar

Vox Pop: In sports nutrition, 'usually just protein'

Vox Pop: 'Protein, and that's pretty much it actually'

Trendspotting at SIAL Canada reveals quinoa, meat snacks and chocolate

Trendspotting at SIAL Canada reveals quinoa, meat snacks and premium chocolate

PepsiCo has conducted 'extensive work' into soy, moringa, Khai-nam (duckweed), cricket powder, meal worm powder, pea, and dairy protein

PepsiCo seeks novel protein sources with 'easy to pronounce' names and 'a good sustainability story'

Luke Saunders: “There were 10 or 15 other food options right there and people were choosing to buy their lunch from an automated fridge.”

Farmer’s Fridge CEO: ‘We won't stop until it’s easier to get a salad than a candy bar’

How far down the supply chain do consumers - and plaintiff's attorneys - expect you to look to prove your 'clean label' credentials?

CLEAN LABEL 2.0: Natural flavors and preservatives, pesticide residues, and Non-GMO in the spotlight

'Clean label' is a term widely used in b2b communications, but Panera is one of the first major brands to talk about 'clean' eating with consumers

SPECIAL REPORT: Consumers and ‘clean’ food: Where is the clean label trend going next?

Soup-To-Nuts Podcast: Will Moringa steal kale's top superfood spot?

Soup-To-Nuts Podcast: Will Moringa knock kale out of the top superfood spot?

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Chickpea protein in the spotlight as high-profile investors pump $8m into Nutriati

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