- Food Industry Trade Shows, Ag Marketing Resource Center, Iowa State University - Complete listing of national and international food trade shows to attend and/or showcase new food products to retailers and foodservice industry contacts.
- 2012 Restaurant Trends, Food Product Design, 2011.
- Advance Monthly Sales for Retail and Food Services, U.S. Census Bureau.
- Americans Plan to Continue Eat-at-Home and Frugal Shopping Habits Post Recession, PR Newswire.
- Fast Casual’s Top 100 Movers and Shakers, 2012 - Fast Casual.com. Ideas and trends for the fast casual restaurant.
- Food Ingredients First - A portal for unique content on food and beverage development.
- Food Trend Predictions for 2011, Epicurious, 2010.
- Hottest Restaurant Menu Trends in 2012, National Restaurant Association, 2011.
- The Impact of Food Away From Home on Adult Diet Quality, Economic Research Service (ERS), 2010.
- Local Sourcing and Healthful Kids' Meals Top National Restaurant Association's What's Hot in 2013 Culinary Forecast, National Restaurant Association, December 4, 2012.
- Mintel Reveals Foodservice Trends for 2011, Food Product Design, 2010.
- Pies Top 2011 Restaurant Trend List, Nation's Restaurant News, 2010.
- Top Ten Food Trends for 2012, The Food Channel, 2011.
- U.S. Fresh Produce Markets: Marketing Channels, Trade Practices and Retail Pricing Behavior, ERS, USDA, 2003 - This report examines how changes in the produce market affect market influence of producers, retailers and consumers.
- What's Ahead in 2013, Technomic, November 19, 2012.
- What's Hot in 2013 Culinary Forecast Predicts Top Food and Drink Menu Trends: National Restaurant Association. December 4, 2012.
Links to Other Sites
- Food Product Design - Read about the latest in food trends from this publication.
- Institute for Grocery Distribution - This organization provides research and information for the food industry in the United Kingdom and international. It offers publications and research reports and retail and consumer trends for a fee.
- Progressive Grocer - This publication covers the food retailing industry. It reports daily news on the homepage.
Links checked December 2012.