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Best Practices

FROZEN BREAKFAST RISES AND SHINES

Handhelds and select better-for-you products are driving category growth, but boosting consumption among light and medium buyers could take it to the next level. Although

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THE SURIMI TSUNAMI

Sales gains by surimi seafood are approaching double digits. Here’s how to tap into new opportunities. “According to Mintel’s 2023 Global Consumer Food & Beverage

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BUTTONING UP BREAKFAST 

Protein, meaty taste, convenience and value hit all the consumer hot buttons. Here’s how to cash in.  Shoppers love meaty and flavorful breakfast foods at

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SCOOPING OUT MORE PROFITS

Ice cream is up by 8%, and novelties are ahead by 13%. Here are ideas to help improve assortment and merchandising, to grow them even

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SEAFOOD NETS 46.8% GAIN IN TWO YEARS

The category welcomed millions of new consumers with shaky seafood cooking skills, making easy-to-prepare dishes, recipes and meal solutions critical to continued success Although frozen

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BREAD & DOUGH ON THE RISE

Innovative products are taking the category into new eating occasions. But the right mix and proper merchandising are key to continued growth Although consumers have

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PREMIUM PIZZA DRIVES GROWTH

But manufacturers say the indulgent segment is outpacing better-for-you, creating a need for retailers to re-evaluate their assortments. Despite a 3.9% drop in volume, frozen

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