Chomp, Slurp, Go

Francella, Barbara Grondin
January 2008
Convenience Store News;1/14/2008, Vol. 44 Issue 1, p64
Trade Publication
The article focuses on rise in on-the-go eating and drinking habits of Americans. As per the report of Datamonitor Inc., in 2007, the average U.S. consumer ate or drank while on the go 338 times. The report forecasts that longer commutes, shorter lunch times and broken mealtimes, rise in single-person households will drive Americans to eat and drink on the run. It reports shift in consumer demand from traditional on-the-go products like confectionery to healthier alternatives like bottled water.


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