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Foodservice Analytics: Crack the Code

If you’ve ever seen a small child wield an iPhone, you know the power of an intuitive user experience. Unfortunately, screens aren’t always easy to navigate…even for adults. Many foodservice […]


Land O’Lakes Accepts Customer Award for Workflow Automation

Land O’Lakes’ deduction balance is 20% less than what it had been historically, a really impressive result.


Koch Foods Receives Award for Adoption of Best Practices

Koch Foods really took the time to learn what approach would produce the best payout. They’re using FORGE to maximize their efforts.


The End Cap is Dead: Retail Trade Promotion

The future of retail may be digital, but today 70% of purchase decisions are still made in the physical world.[1] Whatever their online activities, most consumers eventually stand in front […]


Increased Collaboration: Food Manufacturers and Operators

To be successful in a pull-strategy and operator collaboration, manufacturers can’t only rely on the premium its brands command, they must gain more understanding of the industry – from kitchen prepping and operations to menu trends and overall needs. 


Are You Prepared? Online Grocery to Hit a 20% Market Share

In the past 10 years, foodservice and retail have seen significant digital disruption, and the pace of change is set to accelerate.