Latest Articles

2020 Food Trends: What Changes Will the Food Industry See in the New Year?

The 2019 food and beverage industry saw consumer awareness drive trends towards health and wellness, plant-based and clean label products. As we enter 2020, we are seeing amplified...  more »

How Companies are Unlocking Innovation for Their Brands

Trend Perspectives with Cynthia Maxwell We well know that consumer demand is changing rapidly, and brand innovation is a must to stay competitive and attract the fickle consumer’s...  more »

Technologies in Food Are Making an Animal-Free Future Possible

Clearly, many consumers still love animal-derived meat and dairy products. Consider, for example, the increasingly exotic selections of meat snack bars found in convenience stores,...  more »

What We'll Be Eating in 2021, According to Robots

Copaiba may be the next cannabidiol without the regulatory baggage, said food trends forecaster Elizabeth Moskow. Derived from the resin of the Copaifera tree and featuring an...  more »

Finding White Space in Dairy, Meat Alternative Innovation

Despite the accelerated pace of innovation in the market for dairy and meat alternatives, there remain areas of opportunity for manufacturers to capitalize on, said Geri Berdak,...  more »

Meat Alternative Research Turns to Peas, Soy, Wheat and Even Maggots

More than one protein source may be needed for a successful meat alternative product, and more than one technology may influence the categorys future, according a report released...  more »

How to Start a Food Trend

Just a few years ago, Americans thought of chia as a pet with funky green grass-hair. Aa used to be a strange purple goop with a name reminiscent of a Japanese beer. Coconut water...  more »

Brand Trends Arising From Pink October Solidarity

Trend Perspectives with Cynthia Maxwell Pink became the most prominent color of October in 1992 when Evelyn Lauder of Estee Lauder along with a friend decided pink was the best...  more »

Plant-Based Proteins of the Past, Present and Future

Trend Perspectives by Cynthia Maxwell If you have been a vegetarian for more than a decade as I have, you are probably familiar with both historical and present-day trending plant...  more »

Back-to-School NPD: Innovation in Lunchbox Treats

With students around the world starting to trickle back to classes, industry is bursting with new product developments and initiatives. Brands are pulling out the stops to make...  more »

Join your peers today!

Get the latest articles, news and trends in the Food & Beverage industry delivered directly to your inbox. Don't miss out! Enter your email address below to receive the weekly in-sight newsletter.

Twitter

Events

10/17/2019
Webinar: 5 Top Southern Flavors Influencing Mainstream Food and Beverage

Southern food and beverage was born from a melting pot of ethnicities, cultures...

10/03/2019
Key Events Showcase the Latest Innovations in Chocolate

The chocolate industry has multiple key events that will feature the latest...