A Resource for Food Retailers Supporting Family Meals


“As an industry, we’re uniquely qualified to help families eat together more often.”
–Cathy Polley, Executive Director, FMI Foundation


“Family is who you eat with.”
–Grad student


“Frequent family meals are related to better nutrition and decreased risk for unhealthy weight.”
–Univ. of Minnesota


“Teens who have frequent family dinners are at half the risk for substance abuse.”

Idea of the Week for Retailers

Local Celeb Recipes

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Ask local celebs in your area to provide their favorite recipe.  Feature a picture of that celeb, a recipe card, and the ingredients to make his/her favorite recipe.

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Promotion Planning

Grilling: Time for Kabobs & Cobs

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Set up a kabob and corn on the cob station in store and let customers choose the items to be on their kabobs or provide all the kabob fixings and sticks and let customers build them at home.

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