It’s no secret that Americans love to snack. But just how much do we rely on meals between meals to stay fueled throughout the day? According to the U.S. Department of Agriculture, we average 4.9 snacks and meals daily. That’s a 29 percent increase since the 1970s.
Convenience is the name of the game, with consumers ranking portability as the most important factor when choosing a snack, according to Mintel. Who has time to sit and savor when there are always places to go,