Food & Beverage

Since 2003, Hunter PR has polled Americans about the top food news of the year. From outbreaks of food related illness, to nutrition and health issues, controversies over legislation, and the fun stuff, like the surge in popularity of all things bacon, Americans and the media that serve them place an enormous amount of importance, and rightly so, on information about the food they eat and its impact on their health and wallets. In fact, our annual Food News Study finds that almost half rate food related news as more important than other news stories. As an agency built on food & beverage public relations, that’s music to our ears.

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Five Insights From Social Data Week
             Research & Insights

Last week, I had the pleasure of attending a Social Data Week (#SDWK13) event at the Mandarin Oriental Hotel in NYC’s Columbus Circle. Hosted by the fine folks at DataSift, it was one of the most efficient – and informative – one-day conferences I’ve attended in recent memory. (You don’t always need three days to share valuable insights!)

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Digesting Food News: The Top Food Stories of 2012 and Why they Matter
             Food & Beverage

In a year dominated by news of political elections, the economy, and the Olympic Games, food-related stories still rank among the most significant of 2012 according to our recently released, tenth annual Hunter Public Relations Food News Study, conducted in partnership with Direct Research, Inc. (DRI). Read more…