Is There an End to Our Appetite for Convenience?

Technology makes it possible for us to watch movies, binge-watch the whole…


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…


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

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


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…


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…