frozen foods

American Frozen Food Institute members now have access to IRI data

The American Frozen Food Institute (AFFI) — the food trade association representing all segments of the $65.1 billion frozen food industry — and I... continue reading »

Pandemic adds fuel to already-blossoming frozen food category

Since COVID-19 first reared its ugly head, it has shaken up all food categories, including the frozen category, which has seen tremendous growth.  ... continue reading »

Maximizing frozen food quality through latest processing technology

Over the past year, consumer demand for frozen foods has grown significantly, and momentum is expected to continue. This growth has led processors to ... continue reading »

USDA seeks canned, frozen vegetables for school lunch program

The U.S. Department of Agriculture is accepting offers for canned and frozen vegetables for its school lunch program and other food assistance program... continue reading »

Eyeing food trends for 2021

If there was an on-trend word for 2020, it would have been “unprecedented.” The word was often used by on-air talking heads and writers to describ... continue reading »

US frozen potato exports lag during final quarter of ’20

Exports of U.S. frozen potato products were down nearly 11%, year-over-year, during the fourth quarter of 2020. Sales in domestic retail were up, howe... continue reading »

Frozen produce sales up 22% in retail in 2020

November and December sales were dominated by the holidays along with the consumers’ response to rapidly rising new COVID-19 cases across many state... continue reading »

5 reasons frozen foods will trend up in 2021

What will be among the hottest food items on grocery lists in the year ahead? Think frozen foods. From fruits and snacks to entire meal solutions, ... continue reading »

Frozen produce sales remain high, shelf-stable closer to normal levels

The last full week of August saw the smallest produce sales increases since the start of the pandemic across virtually all departments. Prior months h... continue reading »

AFFI confirms COVID-19 not transmitted by frozen food

The American Frozen Food Institute (AFFI) reaffirms the safety of frozen foods after Chinese officials reported frozen proteins tested positive for co... continue reading »