Canada’s Retail Foodservice Reveals Growth and New Opportunities

The retailer meal solutions (RMS) category continues to thrive in Canada. In fact, it’s a foodservice segment that has revealed incremental growth of 1.3 percent, according to 2012 Technomic industry calculations. Shifting behavior and patronage is pushing this prepared-foods sector forward, as 42 percent of today’s consumers report purchasing RMS four times or more per […]

Retail Meal Solutions May Face Challenges as the Economy Recovers

In recent years, retail operators have enjoyed a lot of success through their retail meal solutions (RMS) programs, often competing well with restaurants. However, Technomic research suggests that the RMS channel may begin to face challenges. In research conducted for our recent Retailer Meal Solutions Consumer Trend Report, we asked consumers about their RMS usage, […]