Jared Krawczyk

New App Could Get Rid of Checkouts

Want to hear the most annoying sound in the world?

You’ve probably already heard it if you have walked through a self-checkout. The voice from the checkout says “unexpected item in bagging area”.

American Shifting Beliefs about Food Issues

The International Food Information Council Foundations’ 2016 Food and Health Survey suggested that a significant amount of Americans have changed their minds and or their behaviors toward issues of nutrition and foods within the last year.

The Shopper Evolution

Like most of the world, given enough time there will be change. The time in which it can occur varies in different stages—fast, slow, module, and incrementally. Specifically considering the consumer and attitudes towards food sanitation, nutrition, health and fitness, and food prices, we can safely assume that the food industry is feeling a shifting change.

GMO Labeling Legislation

The Biotechnology Food Labeling and Uniformity Act would allow U.S. consumers to see whether a food product has been prepared with genetically modified (GM) ingredients, while offering food manufacturers various options for including this information on or near the ingredients list.