The Paleo Vegan Diet: How Peganism is Shaping the Future of the Food Industry

Paleo vegan diet consisting of a delicious salmon meal, topped with greens, unions, and pomegranates.

There’s a new diet on the block—the pegan diet, or paleo vegan diet. For business owners in the food industry, keeping up to date on the latest food trends is crucial.  From plant-based diets to microbiome diets, trends are changing, adapting, and growing. Especially in a post-pandemic world, people are more focused than ever on […]

Sobriety and Sober Curiosity: Why Beverage Brands Need to Embrace the Trend of Non-Alcoholic Drinks

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Alcohol, step aside—there’s a new trend in town: mocktails and non-alcoholic adult drinks.  After the pandemic started, alcohol sales skyrocketed. Sales of alcohol outside of restaurants and bars rose by 24%. That wasn’t necessarily surprising—people were staying at home more, avoiding bars, and increasing their grocery budgets in general. Combined with an increase in struggles […]

The Future of Packaging: 5 Packaging Design Trends to Embrace

The Future of Packaging: 5 Packaging Design Trends to Embrace

Packaging is an important element for any product business. It’s the first thing many customers will see, it establishes the kind of company you want to be, and it’s an effective way to market your product. But as society changes, so do consumer expectations, and packaging has to adapt to meet their desires.  Over time, […]

The History and Future of Soap: From Ancient Civilizations to COVID and Beyond

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It’s safe to say that most people have taken soap for granted. We use it every day in multiple forms, relying on it to keep us clean and healthy. Before the global pandemic, most of us probably didn’t give soap too much thought, besides what brand or scent we preferred! Now, though, soap is getting […]

What’s trending in Skin Care in 2020?

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Skin care doesn’t have to be complicated if you don’t want it to be. Simplicity is key for consumers this year. They are focused on recommended natural & healthy skincare options, while not breaking the bank. Below dives deeper into the 4 key points to understand what consumers are looking for in skin care in […]

Monk Fruit: The Sweetener on Everyone’s Lips

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Come what may in 2020, there is one thing for certain – consumers want healthier bodies and a healthier planet and are looking for nature-based solutions. We’ve long known the negative impacts of a high sugar diet – obesity, diabetes, high risk of heart disease – and yet our natural sweet tooth has ancient evolutionary […]