The Hartman Group’s weekly food and beverage industry newsletter delivers the latest data, insights and thought-provoking analysis about the trends and consumer behaviors reshaping todays – and tomorrow’s food and beverage culture.

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Legacy Brand Turnaround Artists

In this Hartman Group white paper, we examine how three iconic brands were able to reverse course

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What’s Up With the QSR Sales Slump?

America’s diners are not in much of a celebratory mood these days and this has slowed traffic to fast food restaurants

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Case study: Which attributes actually influence purchase decisions?

The proliferation of ‘all natural’ claims across the product universe leads one to believe that this is a key product attribute that consumers are seeking today. But is it?

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New normal: fusion culture and the redefinition of the American household

The American household is undergoing dynamic changes; if any single thing defines family structures today, it is diversity

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Modern eating ideologies: how and why we diet today

Nearly every consumer today has some kind of dieting ideology (or system of ideas and ideals) that they currently practice.

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Losing share, what’s in store for the future of America’s supermarket channel?

New issue of Hartbeat Exec examines trends driving supermarket shopping and offers a glimpse at where the channel might be heading

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Is a reckoning at hand for big food companies?

Can big food retake ground ceded to upstarts in the marketplace? Highlights from GMA Leadership Forum

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