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

Sandwich Night

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Next to your deli, set up a cooler of freshly sliced cold cuts that are packaged and ready to grab. Include buns and sandwich toppings for an easy family meal.

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Promotion Planning

Holiday Meal Planning With Your Kids

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Holiday time means cookie and baking time.  Promote family togetherness by setting up a cookie and baking display with recipes and toppings kids can add to their cookie creations with the help of a parent or caregiver.

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