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NEED TO KNOW
Cumberland Farms
pushing foodservice

Muffin
movement
Three trends
that are affecting
consumer
purchase of

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muffins.

Is your
store
ready?
Health
Consumers worldwide are
becoming more healthconscious, spurring the need
for alternative flours and
healthier ingredients.

Going savory
Consumers are starting to
think beyond sweet muffins.
Cheese, parsley, meat and
other fillings are trending.

Instore bakery
The rise of the instore
bakery is impacting
muffins as the private label
products have led to greater
penetration.

The push for retail foodservice at c-stores continues
as Cumberland Farms' new concept store includes
expanded prepared food offerings. The Westborough,
Massachuesetts-based chain opened what the
company is calling its "next generation" store in August
in Titusville, Florida.
Several more next generation stores are expected to
open in the coming year.
The expanded prepared foods menu in the
5,000-square-foot store includes ciabatta sandwiches,
frittatas, melts and macaroni and cheese, all available
at self-service ordering terminals.
"We hope our self-service ordering terminals make us
even more convenient and that customers enjoy our
new food and beverage offerings," says Ari Haseotes,
CEO of Cumberland Farms.

Sale of clean-label
products rising
According to Nielsen data, sales of items that feature
"clean" product attributes on their labels are up. Sales
of products that make organic claims are up 10 percent
compared to a year ago, while sales of those making
"all natural" claims are up 7.8 percent.
The sales benefits of clean claims
are evident in both the "healthy"
and "indulgent" categories.
Nielsen consumer research
shows that significant percentages of consumers say that sugar
content influences their buying
decisions within categories such
as snacks/granola bars, yogurt,
cereal and juice - categories
where most of the products do
contain added sugars.

Debates
and
definitions
to watch
Lab-grown meat
gets big investors
Cargill, Bill Gates and Richard Branson are among
investors recently backing "clean meat" company
Memphis Meats in a $17 million Series A fundraising
round. Founded by three scientists, Memphis Meats
has produced beef, chicken and duck directly from
animal cells without the need to breed or slaughter
animals. The company plans to use the funds to scale
up production while reducing costs.

Memphis Meats has
produced beef, chicken and
duck directly from animal
cells without the need to
breed or slaughter animals.
To date, Memphis Meats has raised $22 million. With
the investment, the company expects to quadruple its
head count and already has begun expanding its team
of chefs, scientists and business leaders.
Sonya McCullum Roberts, president of growth
ventures, Cargill Protein, said Cargill is committed to
growing its traditional protein business while investing
in innovative new protein options to provide "a
complete basket of goods to our customers."

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Editor's Note - The best tacos in town
CONTENTS
SPOTLIGHT - By the numbers: Sandwiches
Specialty Insights - Consider: The new Gouda
Cover story - Hispanic flavor
Commissary Insider - September 2017
Insight Insider: Bringing artisan to scale
Product Category Spotlight: The donut evolution
Operations PHO alternatives come to forefront
News - Need to know
Retail evolution - Ecommerce rising
Software solutions - Menu manager
Merchandising - On display: Tailgating season
Product trends - First to market
Product showcase
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instore - September 2017 - Editor's Note - The best tacos in town
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instore - September 2017 - Editor's Note - The best tacos in town
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instore - September 2017 - CONTENTS
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instore - September 2017 - SPOTLIGHT - By the numbers: Sandwiches
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instore - September 2017 - Specialty Insights - Consider: The new Gouda
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instore - September 2017 - Cover story - Hispanic flavor
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