The Bread Box-Blog

11
Apr

glazed donuts

Are Glazed Donuts Americans’ Favorite Donuts?

Despite the fact that donuts now come in all kinds of shapes, sizes and over-the-top flavors, research seems to suggest that standard glazed donuts are still America’s favorite donuts. More than one survey comes to the same conclusion about glazed donuts, so we thought we’d share some of these with you, and also tell you about some of the other donut flavors that Americans love.   Comax Flavors Study A new study released by Comax Flavors in March reveals that glazed is the number one donut flavor, with 55% of respondents choosing it as their favorite donut.

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27
Mar

small bakery

5 Tips to Diversify Your Small Bakery

There are many ways to diversify your small bakery to optimize success and boost profits. Since many of our clients are small bakery owners, we’ve compiled this short list of ideas which we wanted to share with you:   1 – Offer Beverages If you don’t already offer beverages at your bakery, consider adding coffee and specialty teas or lemonades to your menu.

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16
Mar

packaged sliced bread

What Means the Most to Consumers When Choosing Packaged Sliced Bread?

What means the most to consumers when they select packaged sliced bread? According to the results of a Dupont Nutrition and Health study, consumers in retail settings are most likely to choose packaged sliced bread based on freshness, with price also a strong factor.

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28
Feb

baking industry trends

3 Baking Industry Trends to Watch

Wondering which baking industry trends may have an impact on your business this year? There are many predictions about which trends will be hot and which will fall by the wayside as blips that don’t stand the test of time.

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06
Feb

clean label

The Clean Label Challenge for Retailers

We hear a lot in our industry about the “clean label” trend. But according to a recent article in Vital Food Insights, “clean label” is no longer just a trend.

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30
Jan

vegan

Going Vegan to Be a Big Trend in 2018: Have You Tried Our Vegan Donuts?

From animal rights' groups to One Green Planet to Forbes, everyone seems to agree on at least one thing this year – going vegan will be a big trend in 2018. Of course, veganism –eating only plant-based foods – isn’t new, but according to many different sources, this will be the year when veganism transitions from being on the fringe to becoming mainstream.   The Vegan Transition to Mainstream What is the expected result of the vegan transition to becoming more mainstream?

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05
Jan

glazed donuts

Let’s Celebrate National Glazed Donut Day!

Jan. 12th is National Glazed Donut Day! What better time to celebrate Americans’ love of glazed donuts, as well as other tasty donut varieties.

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19
Dec

donuts

The Interesting History of Donuts

Have you ever wondered about the history of donuts? If so, you’re in luck.

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13
Dec

bread consumption

Which Countries Consume the Most Bread?

A new article by Insider Monkey ranks countries based on how much bread is consumed by those living there. Below are the 10 countries with the highest bread consumption, along with the amount of bread consumed per person in a year.

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15
Nov

gluten-free

November Is National Gluten-Free Diet Awareness Month

November is National Gluten-Free Diet Awareness Month. Since we’ve begun to offer gluten-free products like our new gluten-free, vegan donut line, we thought it was a great time to share what  “gluten-free” really means.

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