Category Archives: John’s Blog

Convergence versus Divergence

I am a great believer in the convergence and divergence theory and the food industry is really showing this in action. food Inc At one level with have 3D Food printers now moving into the restaurant scene. Food Ink are doing a world tour where guests can dine on...
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What’s for lunch?

The “Waitrose Food and Drink Report” was released in early November. This indicated that 50% of consumers decided at lunchtime on what they would have for an evening meal and 1 in 10 made the decision just before the meal. Many consumers were claiming that this helped them reduce food waste at home. This trend has...
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Eataly World

One of the challenges is keeping up with trends…a recent trends worth following are Fico Eataly World, Bologna, Italy. Many of you will know I am a great fan of this retailer, Eataly, they provide an excellent experience. Now they have created the Disney of Food theme parks in Bologna. This could be one of the destinations...
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