The United States is Embarrassingly Unhealthy. Who’s to Blame?

The United States is the 35th healthiest country in the world. 35th! That means…


Are Plant-based Brands Perfect for Meat Eaters?

Today, only 3 percent of Americans identify as vegans, and only 5 percent…


Will Consumers Keep Standing in Line, When They Can Be Online?

Black Friday used to mean waking up in the middle of the night, getting in your…


Are You Excluding Half of American Consumers?

Would you be surprised to know that most brands have been excluding about half…


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

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


2019 is coming up fast, is your brand ready?

In January, consumers are making resolutions to get healthier. And it’s more…


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…


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…