Six key consumer trends from Leo Burnett

Leo Burnett Chicago identified six key consumer insights that will have a lasting impact in 2012 and beyond, reports The Food Channel. 

An Ode to Cheesy Poofs and Schweddy Balls Ice Cream

Oh how I love a food and beverage company with a sense of humor.

Are your consumers watching their fats for heart health? Why not “block” cholesterol?

Consumers are demanding great tasting foods to enlist in the fight against heart disease, the No. 1 killer of both men and women in America. Elevated blood cholesterol is a major risk factor in the development of heart disease.

Betty Crocker Introduces Red Spoon Squad E-Commerce Site

Food Processing Top 100 lister General Mills has introduced an innovative new concept in e-commerce with its Betty Crocker branded Red Spoon Squad.

Comedy Central and Frito-Lay Team up for South Park Cheesy Poofs

Be still my South Park-loving heart. According to an article I found on the Reuter's news service, Comedy Central is teaming up with Frito-Lay to bring to life South Park's most loved snack: Cheesy Poofs

New iPhone App helps consumers get the 411 on food ingredients

I'll admit it: I'm a slave to my iPhone. If there's an app that will help me to be a more educated or more productive member of society, then queue up my App Store and show me the way.