While shopping for groceries online has become an important convenience for many individuals and families, for those with food allergies or medical dietary restrictions, some of the current systems may be a cause for concern. From a lack of nutrition information to incorrectly selected product substitutions, shopping online could be risky.
Did you ever think you’d be doing more presentations virtually than in person? A few years ago, I don’t think anyone would have made that prediction. And although in person appearances will happen again to some degree, it is important to master the skills needed while presenting and communicating in a virtual or hybrid environment. Here is some advice from the experts:
The Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics Foundation has launched a series of new resources to support dietetic students, registered dietitian nutritionists (RDNs) new to the food industry, and advanced practitioners looking to strengthen their current careers within food retail or grow into a new role.
Chief household food shoppers pummeled by inflation and the pandemic have reacted by shifting more of their budgets towards healthier rather than indulgent choices. They’re spending far more on produce, meat and frozen foods than in summer 2020, well beyond what inflationary hikes account for, reported RDBA’s 2022 Samplefest® presentation, “Meeting the Needs of Price-Conscious Shoppers.”
I am the Dietitian Coordinator for Harmons. My role is to coordinate the activities of the dietitian team, assist in setting priorities, arrange for marketing support, plan and implement schematics for the Healthy Checkout Lanes, advise and assist our eCommerce, Grocery and Private Label teams, and provide nutrition education to our customers and associates.
Join us for the final installment of our Morning Fix series, a quick 15-minute educational webcast to enjoy right along with your morning coffee or tea. This week’s webcast highlights a strategic partnership between Microsoft and Bayer to build a new cloud-based set of digital tools and data science solutions for use across the food and agriculture sector. It’s one you definitely won’t want to miss.