At the IBIE conference last October, I was privileged to be part of an expert panel discussion on “Clean Label – Consumer Expectations and Baking Challenges.” Along with Abigail Ceule from Corbion and Matthew Patrick from Delavau Foods, we discussed the latest clean-label trends for bakers in communications, applications, and formulation and cutting-edge consumer research […]
2017 trend predictions
Corbion has announced the hiring of Anderson Partners Food Ingredient Marketing as their official Agency of Record to help lead their global business-to-business marketing and advertising communications efforts. Who is Corbion? Corbion is a leading food ingredient and biobased chemicals company in Amsterdam, Netherlands. The company comprises two lines of business: biobased ingredients and biobased
The new year is here, and with it comes another new season of food trend forecasts and analysis. Food manufacturers and food service operators want to know what their consumers want in new food items and flavors. Food ingredient marketers want to support their manufacturing and food service customers with consumer insights and with an
Flavor is one of the most crucial aspects of any meal. If it doesn’t taste good, chances are we don’t want to eat it. That said, palates are constantly evolving and consumers are searching for exciting flavor experiences. The end of the year is a natural time for the industry to look ahead and predict
With 2016 coming to a close, and having already looked at consumer food trends, it’s time to look ahead to 2017 and see what trends will be setting the table in foodservice. Similar to the trends we reported on in 2016, 2017 will be more about the customer experience and how their food gets to
It’s that time of year when the food industry looks ahead to predict what will be hot in the new year to come. Since we get inundated with so many upcoming trends during this busy holiday season, each year we like to take this opportunity to put together trend roundups in a variety of categories.