Recent news mentions of Puro Research:

March 11, 2019: Convenience Store Decisions, Chocolate Rules C-Store Candy Sales
July 18, 2018: Pet Product News, How Pet Retailers are Making Private Label Lines Stick
March 20, 2018: Convenience Store Decisions, New Approach for Gum, Mints
March 19, 2018: Convenience Store Decisions, Tracking New Candy Trends
December 2017: Store Brands, The Big Chill: Cold Brew an Up-and-Coming Beverage as Consumers Fall for the Taste
September 2017: Pet Product News, Veterinarians sell 62% of pet drugs
July 2017: Grocery Headquarters, Grocers Work to Remain Relevant to Pet Owners
June 1, 2017: Dallas News, Dallas-Based CityVet to Expand Beyond North Texas
March 30, 2017: Bloomberg, Horse Market Stays in the Race, Despite Decade Long Decline
March 16, 2017: Convenience Store Decisions, Whipping Up Chocolate Sales
February 17, 2017: Convenience Store Decisions, Chocolate Attracts Snackers
January 2, 2017: New Brunswick Today, Stats Show Increasing Popularity of Ready-To-Drink Coffee Products
December 21, 2016: Supermarket News, Specialty Coffee on the Rise
September 7, 2016: Fortune, Pets are Basically People
October 7, 2016: CNBC, China’s Sweet Tooth for Chocolate Melts with Economic Slowdown
May 2016: Frommers, Which Are the Most Pet-Friendly U.S. Hotel Chains (And Which Ones Just Claim They Are)?
March 10, 2016: USA Today, Greek Yogurt Makers Aim for Sales Boost with All-Day Appeal
February 12, 2016: Progressive Grocer, Pet Marketing Goes High-Tech
February 7, 2016: Bloomberg Moneywatch on CBS Radio, Interview on Bloomberg Moneywatch about pet-friendly hotels
February 3, 2016: Convenience Store Decisions , How to Sweeten Up Chocolate Sales
January 14, 2016: Reuters, YOUR MONEY-High-end hotels roll out the red carpet for Fido
January 14, 2016: Time, Luxury Hotels Are Catering to a Surprising Clientele
November 22, 2015: Bloomberg Moneywatch on CBS Radio, Interview on Bloomberg Moneywatch about dog food
November 16, 2015: The Seattle Times, Lasagna? Beef Stroganoff? Pet-Food Makers Adopt Eat-Like-Your-Owner Strategy
November 9, 2015: Confectionery News, Chocolate market to exceed $26bn by 2018: Packaged Facts
October 30, 2015: The New York Times, Music to Cats’ Ears
October 28, 2015: Fox Business, Sweet News: Chocolate Sales To Hit $26 Billion By 2018
October 26, 2015: Veterinary Practice News, Report Predicts Continued Growth in Pet Drug Sales
July 25-26, 2015: Bloomberg Moneywatch on CBS Radio, Interview on Bloomberg Moneywatch about pet medications
May 27, 2015: Federal Trade Commission (FTC), FTC Report on Pet Medications Industry Finds Veterinarians Face Increasing Competition from Non-Veterinary Retail Outlets
February 12, 2015: The Sacramento Bee, Yogurt market gets creative as craze over Greek variety fades
February 6, 2015: FoodNavigator-USA, Yogurt industry must move beyond Greek to continue growing
January 30, 2015: Mediapost’s Marketing Daily, Pet Market Driven By Uptick in Small Dogs, Aging Pets
December 22, 2014: Mediapost’s Marketing Daily, Martha Stewart Holiday Items Abound At Retail Alliances
December 15, 2014: Washington Post, PetSmart’s goldmine: Americans are spending more than ever on fancy dog food
December 9, 2014:, 5 marketing tactics helping premium chocolate sales outpace overall category
November 20, 2014: Veterinary Practice News, Petco Buying Drs. Foster and Smith
October 27, 2014: The New York Times, The Chocolate Halloween Candy in the Trick-or-Treat Bag
July 30, 2014:, Purina revamps ‘Beyond’ brand
July 28, 2014: FOXBusiness, Pet Parents, aka Big Spenders
July 7, 2014: Mediapost’s Marketing Daily, Pet ‘Humanization’ A Boon For Marketers
May 22, 2014: Veterinary Practice News, PetSmart Joins Petco In Eliminating Chinese Pet Treats
March 27, 2014: Mergermarket, Consolidation in the Pet Insurance Industry Now Running on All Fours – Industry Sources
March 21, 2014: Mediapost, U.S. Pet Meds Sales Hit $8 Billion
February 16, 2014: Pittsburgh Post-Gazette, Pet Medication Market Opens Up
January 6, 2014: Pet Age, Profits Are Up
January 2, 2014: Pet Age, Pet Insurance On the Rise
December 30, 2013: Veterinary Practice News, Rapid Growth Seen for Pet Health Insurance
February 18, 2013: Supermarket News, Frozen Greek Yogurt Packs a Protein-Rich Punch
December 11, 2012: Private Label ⇒ Store Brands, Latino Culture Influencing American Cuisine
August 2012: Tea & Coffee Trade Journal, The Appeal of Private Label Teas
May 2, 2012: Convenience Store Decisions, Sweeten the Deal for Chocolate
March/April 2012: Candy & Snack TODAY, Boxed Chocolates Face Challenges
March 13, 2012: Convenience Store Decisions, Customers Crave Premium and Value-Priced Tea

Press mentions of Puro-authored reports:

Coffee & Tea in the U.S.
December 13, 2016: World Tea News, Steady Tea Growth Through 2020

U.S. Pet Market Outlook 2016-2017
July 7, 2016: The Seattle Times, Quinoa? Leg of Lamb? Pet Food Goes Gourmet

Pet Medications in the U.S., 4th Edition, October 2016
October 26, 2015: Health Care Packaging, Pet medication sales see 7% increase over last year
October 16, 2015: Pet Product News, Pet Meds Projected as High Growth Area for Pet Retail

The Yogurt Market and Yogurt Innovation, 2nd Edition, January 2015
June 2, 2015: The Wall Street Journal, Fat is Back…The Rise of Creamy Yogurt
March 16, 2015: Star Tribune (Minneapolis), General Mills’ Yoplait yogurt business looking healthier

Chocolate Candy in the U.S., 10th Edition, July 2014
February 12, 2015: Food Navigator-USA, FDA finds some dark chocolate includes undeclared milk
September 12, 2014: Mediapost’s Marketing Daily, Halloween Chocolate Candy On The Rise

U.S. Pet Market Outlook 2014-2015, April 2014
September 12, 2014: PR Newswire, Private Equity Bidding War for PetSmart Shows Confidence in Pet Market

Pet Medications in the U.S.: Over-the-Counter and Prescription Remedies as Consumer Products, January 2014
April 3, 2014: NewStat, Veterinary Breaking News, U.S. Pet Medication Sales Projected to Hit $10 Billion by 2018

Pet Insurance in North America, September 2013
November 13, 2014: Bloomberg, Dogs Loved Like Children Fuel Pet Insurance Sales
June 9, 2014: Reuters, YOUR MONEY-How Much Would You Spend To Save Your Pet?
May 28, 2014: Journal of the American Veterinary Medical Association, Staying Afloat: Pet Health Insurance Helping More Pet Owners Afford Optimal Care

U.S. Pet Market Outlook 2013-2014, June 2013
May 27, 2014: The Wall Street Journal, More Pet Brands Target Owners Who Like to Cook Their Own Dog Food
March 10, 2014: MMR, Pet products become more sophisticated
February 2014: The Progressive Grocer, All in the Family
December 30, 2013: Mediapost, Studies, NASCAR Drivers Rise To The Top In 2013
October 1, 2013: Grocery Headquarters, Winning the Pet Game
August 8, 2013: Petfood Industry, Packaged Facts Projects Over US$21 Billion in Petfood Spending in 2013
July 25, 2013: Grocery Headquarters, U.S. Pet Spending Passes $60 Billion Mark

The Yogurt Market and Yogurt Innovation: Greek Yogurt and Beyond, March 2013
May 5, 2014: U.S. News & World Report, The Health Benefits of Greek Yogurt
November 2013: Prepared Foods, Yogurt Users
August/September 2013: Gourmet Retailer, Summer Fancy Food Show: Dairy 2.0
August 12, 2013: Computerworld, Inside the Greek yogurt wars: Dannon taps predictive analytics
July 23, 2013: The New York Times, Want a Yogurt With That Venti Latte? Starbucks and Danone to Join Forces
June 14, 2013: Tampa Bay Business Journal, Now serving Greek yogurt: Pinkberry, other major chains
June 5, 2013: Chicago Tribune, Greek Culture: Creamy and tangy, yogurt’s thicker sibling enhances your cooking
May 22, 2013:, Why the Greek yogurt fad is here to stay
May 13, 2013: Supermarket News, Yogurt Alley: N.Y. Surpasses Calif. as Top Yogurt-Making State
May 1, 2013: Private Label ⇒ Store Brands, Fresh Take
April 24, 2013: Time, Has Greek Yogurt Jumped the Shark?
April 23, 2013: Store Brand Decisions, Packaged Facts: Store Brands Rank High With Yogurt Shoppers
April 17, 2013: Australian Food News, The growth of Greek yoghurt may not last
April 15, 2013: Advertising Age, Dannon Leapfrogs Yoplait to Lead $7.3 Billion Yogurt Biz
April 15, 2013: : Private Label ⇒ Store Brands, Retail yogurt sales to reach $9.3 billion by 2017
April 10, 2013: Chain Pulse Magazine, Greek Yogurt comes bearing gifts to foodservice operators
April 10, 2013: Asia Food Journal, Greek Yogurt Continues to Gain Market Share
April 9, 2013: Drug Store News, Packaged Facts: Greek yogurt sales jumped more than 50% in 2012
April 9, 2013:, The rise and rise of Greek yogurt. But is the growth sustainable?
April 9, 2013: Food Dive, Which brands own the U.S. yogurt market?
April 8, 2013: Nutraceuticals World, U.S. yogurt sales to exceed $9 billion by 2017
April 1, 2013: Packaged Facts blog post, Greek Yogurt Craze Ups the Advertising Ante

Hispanic Foods and Beverages in the U.S., November 2012
December 2013: Hispanic Retail 360, As American as Tortillas
October 17, 2013: The Daily Mail (U.K.), Tortillas overtake burgers and hot dogs as America’s favourite fast food as eating habits reflect changing population
October 17, 2013: The Associated Press, As US Demographics Change, So Does the Menu
September 2013: Convenience Store News, Keeping Up With a Multicultural Crowd
April 30, 2013: Milling & Baking News, A Tortilla Takeover
January 28, 2013: MMR, Food trends shaped by Hispanics
December 10, 2012: Convenience Store News, Latino Culture Redefining American Grocery Trends
January 2013: Beverage World, Hispanic Influence on Drinks Growing
December 10, 2012: Hispanic PR Blog, Hispanic Foods Outselling American Staples
December 7, 2012:, Hispanic food and beverage market set for ‘more aggressive growth’, predicts Packaged Facts
December 7, 2012: Progressive Grocer, Latino Culture Redefining American Grocery Trends
December 6, 2012: Food Business News, Hispanic food, beverage market to $10.7 billion in 2017
November 30, 2012: Gourmet News, Hispanic food sales at almost $8.2 billion for 2012 – Packaged Facts
November 29, 2012:, Hispanic foods and beverages to reach $8.2 billion
November 29, 2012: Brownfield Ag News, Hispanic food popularity outpacing Hispanic population growth

Chocolate Candy in the U.S., May 2012
May 15, 2013: Prepared Foods, Life by Chocolate
May 2, 2013: Convenience Store Decisions, Chocolate Remains Recession Proof
April 2013: CSP, Category Management Handbook 2013: Candy
February 14, 2013: ABC News, Dark Chocolate Trend Making Valentine’s Day Healthier
September 2012: Progressive Grocer, 2012 Consumer Expenditures Study: Category Spotlight – Candy
June 5, 2012:, US retail chocolate market up 6.6% to $19.5bn, says Packaged Facts
June 5, 2012: Supermarket News, Chocolate Sales – Anything But Melting
June 4, 2012: Drug Store News, Packaged Facts: U.S. chocolate sales reached nearly $20 billion last year
June 1, 2012: Candy & Snack TODAY, Chocolate Posts Dollar Gains
May 30, 2012: Candy Industry, Report: $19.5 billion in U.S. chocolate sales—and 20% growth in organic

Tea and Ready-to-Drink Tea in the U.S., October 2011
May 2012: Tea & Coffee Trade Journal, World Tea Expo Celebrates a 10-Year Milestone This June in Las Vegas
April 22, 2012: The New York Times, Part of Waste Problem is Now Part of Solution
January 2012: Specialty Coffee Retailer, Tea Stirs the Retail Pot
February 2, 2012: The Financial Express (India), Tata Global Brews Buyout Plans for US, Russian Tea

Videos about Puro-authored reports:

August 22, 2013: In a Nutshell – U.S. Pet Market Outlook, 2013-2014
June 3, 2013: In a Nutshell – Greek Yogurt, Frozen Greek Yogurt; Food, Diet, and Nutrition