Every parent has been through their share of struggles when it comes to meal times. Moms and dads want their children to eat healthy and sensibly; the kids, on the other hand, want their favorites and could care less about all the traits that some adults find desirable.
Consumers want products that are good as well as being good for you. For those shoppers who refuse to sacrifice a quality eating experience in favor of health attributes, a product line like Thin ‘n Trim is tailor-made for them.
A part of every trip I take for Independent Processor is the gamble that I can actually find the meat company in question, armed with my notoriously lousy sense of direction and a GPS that occasionally thinks I’ve driven off the road when I’m on an interstate.
Earlier this year, Zagat published the results of its annual Dining Trends Survey. Ten thousand diners were quizzed on their dining habits, and as part of the survey, they gave opinions about various trendy foods, including kale, Brussels sprouts, beets and bacon.
The American Association of Meat Processor’s annual convention was so popular, even Abraham Lincoln turned up. The former president, or someone who looked very much like him, was on hand to cut the ribbon for this year’s convention in Springfield, Ill.
The November 2015 issue of The National Provisioner features our cover on Bo Jackson and his food distribution company, VEJ Holdings LLC (be sure to check out the exclusive video Q&As), the 2016 Consumer Trends Report, and much more!