A Resource for Food Retailers Supporting Family Meals

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

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

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

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

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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