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The evolution and future of the snacking category

Despite higher prices and inflation, people are not wavering for their love of snacking—but some preferences are changing. Several food giants are turning to smaller pack sizes, better-for-you ingredients and new flavors to meet changing consumer needs and strengthen their dominant presences in the multi-billion category.

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  • Inflation has less of an impact on snacking than meals, Mondelēz finds
  • Inside PepsiCo’s strategy to grow its iconic $21B snacking portfolio
  • Meati makes its move into growing plant-based snack category
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Davide Savenije Editor-in-Chief at Industry Dive.