DECEMBER 2016 / JANUARY 2017

FEATURES

RETAILER PROFILE

A.G. Ferrari

Anna Wolfe

 A taste of La Dolce Vita in San Francisco

MANAGEMENT STRATEGIES

Here Comes the Bridal Registry

Jan Fialkow

 Gift registries help retailers attract and keep millennial customers

CASE & COUNTER

Smooth Operators

Anna Wolfe

 Made in-store or prepackaged, cheese spreads are in the spotlight

BEVERAGE AISLE

Shaking Up Drink Sales

Natalie Hammer Noblitt

 Craft cocktailing at home is on the rise

KITCHEN + HOME: GADGETS

Impulsive Decisions

Anna Wolfe

 Gadget sales are boosting the bottom line

SPECIAL REPORT: BARBECUE

Where There's Smoke ...

Natalie Hammer Noblitt

 There are also sauces, rubs and marinades

FREE-FROM FARE

Snack Time

Katie Martin

 As snacks become the "meal" of choice, sales of free-from snacks are increasing

DEPARTMENTS

EDITORIAL

Moving Ahead

Anna Wolfe

Supplier News

 News, trends and new products in the gourmet industry 

THE LAST BITE

What's Going On?

Katie Martin