What’s in 2021’s Witch’s Brew?

Let the Holiday Season Begin! It's the time of year when stores begin to put out holiday and seasonal items 3 months too early. Halloween candy sits next to back-to-school displays, fall items are pushing out the summer clearance, and I've even seen displays already for...Christmas. I'm just beginning to get used to the idea…

‘Egg’cellent Vegan Eggs: What do consumers want?

A hard egg to crack. The question of how to create vegan alternatives to eggs was one we really wanted to solve. So we did. It's honestly an exciting time to work in the food industry, especially in the plant-based space. Over the last few years, and even the past year, products have improved tremendously.…

Flavor Daters: Who’s your match?

If you were going on a date with a flavor, who would it be? You might be thinking: "You can't use the pronoun 'who' with flavor because it is just a thing." But flavor is more than a 'just a thing' to us. Flavors are our world to be cheesy about it. We see their…

Dietary Supplements: Expo West 2021 Recap

Throughout the show, it is no surprise that the COVID-19 pandemic and health were discussed. This major shift around health has led to dramatic changes in our day-to-day lives and is evident within the dietary supplement space. With more people focused on improving their health and trying to stay healthy, the use vitamins and dietary…

The Chicken Wars

Who doesn't remember this awesome kid when they think of the crazy 'chicken wars' the food industry is currently in? https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=aJhIm9lVzHI Ditto, my friend. Ditto. Who doesn't like fried chicken? Or a good trussed-up roasted chicken? A BBQ chicken breast? Or a basket of buffalo wings with their pizza (shoutout to my Buffalo family!)? Does…