What Role Can Brands Play in Getting Kids to Think Healthy?

We have been talking a lot about the health-conscious Millennials and…


Plant-based is trending. What’s a brand to do?

If everyone ate a vegetarian diet one-third of early DEATHS might not happen.…


Why is there such Big Demand for Small Brands?

Did you know Annie’s, and Larabar are owned by General Mills? Or that Smart…


The Secret Ingredient of Italy: Passion

Great storytelling is about passion. The Italians get it. They aren’t shy or…


Will America ever catch up with the Slow Food Movement?

Being in Italy always makes me question the way we eat in the US. And this trip…


Expo East Brands know, the way to a consumer’s heart

Last week, I went to Expo East in Baltimore to revisit some of the brands I met…


Old Lonely Hearts are the new Solo Diners and they are a huge opportunity!

There was a time not too long ago when there was a segment of consumers…


Have You Got Male?

Is meat manly? Is salad feminine? Is there anything about beer that actually…


What’s the Buzz? The Health Benefits of Coffee

Conjure up a beverage that contains several powerful antioxidants effective at…


Recapturing the Love of the Health-Conscious Millennial

If you follow QSR news, Chipotle and Subway have both seen better days. In…