Seafood one of fastest-growing frozen categories in foodservice, survey finds

Published on
October 31, 2022
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Seafood is one of the fastest-growing frozen food categories as determined by sales to foodservice companies, according to a new report.

The research also found consumers consider it “highly acceptable” to use frozen ingredients, creating a win-win for both the operator and their customer.

Since 2019, 55 percent of foodservice operators reported an increase in seafood purchases, while 75 percent said they purchased more appetizers, and 53 percent bought more vegetables. Of the remaining operators ...

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