Old becomes new

Lempert, Phil
April 2008
Progressive Grocer;4/15/2008, Vol. 87 Issue 5, p20
Trade Publication
The article provides information on new product trends in the U.S. grocery trade. Acai is a Brazilian berry that is loaded with antioxidants and anthocyanins. It is now being sold in juices and frozen smoothies. Buffalo (or American bison) meat tastes similar to high-quality beef, but higher in nutrition. Nielsen reports fresh bison sales are almost $216 million in total food/drug/mass channels. Garbanzo beans, or chickpeas, are the most widely consumed legume in the world.


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