Pink gin and rum on the up in 2020 alongside premium, low-alcohol choices
A boost in demand for pink gin and rum forecast for 2020 is expected to be balanced by more consumers choosing premium, alcohol-free drinks, according to a new forecast highlighting the leading food and drink trends for next year."
Operators report increasing optimism for eating-out sector but concerns remain
Optimism in the eating and drinking-out market has reached an 18-month high, although concerns about rising costs and a 2020 squeeze on consumer spending remain.
Increase in food and drink prices linked to sustainability
Caterers have been urged to up their sustainability game after rising food and drink prices were linked to environmental issues.
Catering to the workplace of the future
Sponsored article: By 2030 Millennials and Gen Z will account for three quarters of the global workforce . This generation has a completely different set of expectations concerning what the workplace should offer, from technology to wellbeing. "
Bag of tricks: the rise of the coffee bag
Coffee in bags are, the manufacturers maintain, a groundbreaking invention in a saturated market and one that brings quality coffee to the masses. Ian Boughton takes a look at what’s on offer
Délifrance reveals bakery trends for 2019 and beyond
A new report from bakery specialist Délifrance, has revealed that artisanal experiences, health and wellness, new diets such as veganism, and demand for a larger variety of flavours are shaping consumer demands for the UK bakery market.