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In Canada, and nearly universally now around the world, the frequency and variety of snacking is going up. Are your snack aisles ready?
During the pandemic, consumers sought security in frozen foods, with ice cream and frozen novelties leading the way
Rather than ‘if’, the question for c-store operators in the future will be ‘what’ and ‘when’ to add. Be prepared to move quickly to adopt vending technology when the market is established.
"Greenfield" refers to a virgin market yet to be commercially exploited. From a business perspective, it’s elusive and appealing because of how infrequently it occurs, as well as the potential for windfall results.
You may be surprised to learn that, until fairly recently, Coca-Cola was presented and sold to consumers as a functional food
Increased home time, family time, leisure screen time, stress and near 24/7 access to our pantries, have all translated into a rise in snacking, as Canadian consumers reach for treats and comfort foods