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

Olive Good Ideas

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That olive and antipasto bar looks great. Show customers how they can use the various options with recipes featuring olives, peppers, and unique cheeses to make family-friendly meals.

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Member Feature

Supporting All Kinds of Families through Diversity

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The National Pork Board is committed to supporting all kinds of families with family meal solutions. It shows its commitment to diversity through its family meal promotions, especially through the ethnically diverse recipes it shares. MORE >

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Promotion Planning

Healthy Parents = Healthy Kids

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A new calendar year or the start of the school year can be the beginning of healthier eating for families. Set up displays in the “Health Food” section of the store to show food substitutions to lower fat or sugar … MORE >

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