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Denise Purcell
In the latest State of the Specialty Food Industry research, the Specialty Food Association, working in collaboration with Mintel, interviewed members across the supply chain for their insights and context into today’s market.  On the topic of working with retailers, specialty food makers report their ideal retailer relationship is more than ... more
Posted by Denise Purcell on The SFA Blog Oct 7, 2019 11:30 AM EDT
The Specialty Food Association Trendspotter Panel scoured six football fields of exhibits at June’s Summer Fancy Food Show in New York City. Building on previous findings and predictions , the panelists identified products currently attaining prominence in the specialty food industry.  In addition to plant-based ingredients, alternative ... more
Posted by Denise Purcell on The SFA Blog Sep 30, 2019 11:30 AM EDT
Eli Schlossberg
by Eli W. Schlossberg The history of specialty foods in America is fascinating—one filled with wonderful stories and a group of pioneering, hard-working, colorful individuals. My family was once quite prominent in establishing this industry and I spent over 40 years of my career being part of this evolution. I have now experienced more than 60 years ... more
Posted by Denise Purcell on The SFA Blog Sep 26, 2019 11:30 AM EDT

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