Dining and Restaurants / Eating / Food and Cooking

2010 TRENDS: Housewares keep it simple, practical

Excerpts from a feature on housewares trends for 2010 Gourmet Retailer, Jan. 18: – Value, quality and functionality are the new buzzwords in housewares as manufacturers seek to find a middle ground for both penny-pinchers and investors in 2010. Consumers crave comfort and peace of mind these days, which is why some of the key trends … Continue reading

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A look at food to come

For many months I’ve been working with Kim Long on a new type of food trend white paper. Here’s what industry magazine Gourmet Retailer had to say about it today: Foodies Picks & Predictions “Eat In Eat Out” is a 52-page full-color illustrated magazine-style report, packed with insights, perspectives and highlights impacting retail and foodservice … Continue reading