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Rapid Digital Convergence Propels Shift to Omnichannel Commerce

Pandemic pressure from consumers has supercharged e-commerce technology and triggered its rapid adoption, ultimately blurring…

It’s Subway or the Highway: Franchisees, Company Fight Over New Contract

Vegetables that don’t lend themselves to the “eat fresh” mantra. The inability to close more…

FI Webinar Recap: Solving Labor Shortages in the Food Industry

Labor shortages have slowed the post-pandemic foodservice renaissance. Restaurants ranging from fine dining to quick…

Rising CPI and Spend on Importing Add to Inflation Unease

The Consumer Price Index increased 0.6% in May on a seasonally adjusted basis after rising…

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FI Retail Roundup: Amazon’s Prime Day Plans Prompting Shift in Competitors’ Mindset

As COVID-19 eases in the U.S., retailers are preparing for business in a new, post-pandemic…

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Chipotle Hikes Menu Prices as Inflation Looms

Chipotle Mexican Grill isn’t just boosting wages for its workers; it’s also increasing menu prices…

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BREAKING NEWS: Campbell Reports Third-Quarter Fiscal 2021 Results

Campbell’s Soup released its third-quarter results and updated full-year guidance this morning.  Shares of the company…

FI Trending News: Alternative Protein Makers Crack Into Growing Vegan Egg Market

While plant-based meat and dairy markets are saturated with options, vegan egg substitutes have been…

BREAKING NEWS: Wendy’s Becomes Latest Brand to See Stocks Soar from Reddit

Wendy’s soared to an all-time high in early trading on a move being attributed to…

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Customer Development Strategies in a Post-Pandemic Environment

The pandemic has forever changed the foodservice industry, especially how suppliers acquire and develop customers.…