A Protein Bar for Every Occasion

pile of protein bars

Unwrap the hype I knew that protein bars were getting more experimental and adventurous, but when I was walking down the grocery aisle last week, it was clear: bars are no longer something you eat JUST for breakfast or after an intense workout. Brands have created protein bars for literally every occasion! Kroger Grocery Store,…

Look at all these Meat Snacks!

bags of beef jerky and meat snacks

So Many Options! Maybe It's just me, but when I think of meat snacks, I think of Slim Jim's beef jerky. However, I went to the store yesterday and happened to walk down the meat snack aisle and wow, was I surprised. I could not believe how many options there were for meat based snacks.…

Scoop! There it is: Ice Cream Innovation

Summer is here and National Ice Cream Day is around the corner... So that means it's socially acceptable to have a dozen ice cream cones a day! Right??? Seasonality and LTOs Drive Interest A lot is happening in the ice cream space right now, and I couldn't be more excited for it! The biggest driving…

Bakery: Local Cafés VS Groceries

Few things bring me as much joy as a delicious pastry or baked good. To be completely honest, I wanted to write this blog for two reasons. One: there has been so much innovation and activity in the bakery space that I wanted to shed some light on what I was seeing. Two: I will…

Cerealsly Delicious

Bowl of Cereal

Everyone Loves a Combeback Cereal has always been a staple for many household breakfasts. Few things are better than gathering around the table with family and a big bowl of cereal! However, we live in a fast paced world. Because of this, many pre-COVID-19 consumers were skipping breakfast or eating a quick meal on the…