CHICAGO — Consumers are looking to healthy fare for snacks, with fresh fruit taking the No. 1 spot as most popular snack, according to new report from The NPD Group. Fresh fruit is also the fastest growing snack category, the research found. Older adults, 65 and older, are the biggest fruit consumers, and unsurprisingly, teens aged 13 to 17, eat the least amount of fruit. Chocolate is the second most popular snack, followed by potato chips. NPD found that during the two-year ...

REGISTER TO VIEW THIS ARTICLE - Register for a Free Account

Why Register for FREE?

Registering for content on Supermarket News will give you INSTANT access to invaluable articles and media content that industry professionals rely on. You will have access to our special reports, feature articles, and industry analysis. It’s FREE, easy and quick.  What are you waiting for! In addition you will also receive a complimentary copy of SN's salary survey sent to you by email.
 

Click here to read the FAQ page if you have any questions (opens in a new window)
 

Attention Paid Print Subscribers:  While you have already been granted free access to SN we ask that you register now. We promise it will only take a few minutes! Or visit your profile and add your print magazine account number and zip code.

Already registered? here.