According to the report “Branded Refrigerated Meats and Meals: U.S. Market Trends” from Packaged Facts (packagedfacts.com), convenience, alongside health and creativity, is one of the top trends for branded refrigerated meals and meats.
Cookies, chips, snack cakes, crackers and so on no longer dominate snack time. Consumers are branching out into healthier snack, snacks as meal replacements and eating single servings of just about any food.
Check out the February 2016 issue of Packaging Strategies today, featuring our cover story on household packaging. Other features include the importance of sustainability to consumers, trends in snack food packaging, and much more!