Trends, Foresights, & Insights: Never Miss, or Misread a Trend Again

Navigate Food Industry Trends with Foresights to increase profits while mitigating risk.


Successfully navigate food industry trends so you can create products that connect with customers. We guide you to foresee emerging trends, navigate them adeptly, and gain a comprehensive understanding of their origins, trajectory, and longevity.


Confidently Innovate

Save Time & Resources

Stay Ahead of Consumer Needs

Intelligence + Analysis =

Historic Data Impeding Your Innovation?

Innovation in the food industry is vital, if you want to excel in business.

Trends foresights can be confusing, outdated, and misleading. It doesn’t have to be. We specialize in guiding you to foresee emerging trends, navigate them adeptly, and gain a comprehensive understanding of their origins, trajectory, and longevity.

Stop chasing trends & learn how to…

  • Navigate trends
  • Anticipate new trends that drive business
  • Incorporate emerging trends into what you currently offer
  • Create successful entrance, navigation, and exit strategies

You don’t want to invest in a trend that’s on its way out, or worse, waste millions of dollars on a long-term strategy that’s at the end of its life cycle.

The INTELLIGENCE you receive should give you FORESIGHT to help you navigate current trends and anticipate emerging trends.

Serving clients like…

Food Service

  • Darden Group
  • Del Taco
  • Dunkin’
  • Jack in the Box
  • Jamba Juice
  • Krispy Kreme
  • Marriott
  • Ruth’s Hospitality
  • SSP America
  • White Castle

Flavor & Ingredients

  • Ajinomoto
  • Ardent Mills
  • Beck Flavors
  • Bell Flavors & Fragrances
  • Blue Pacific Flavors
  • Caravan
  • ConAgra
  • Daymon
  • Lamb Weston
  • Mane
  • Ottens
  • PS Seasoning
  • TIC gums


  • Bush Brothers
  • Damascus Bakery
  • Frito Lay NA
  • General Mills
  • HEB
  • Johnsonville
  • Kraft
  • Medifast
  • Mt Franklin
  • Nestle
  • Oregon Fruit

Retail cont.

  • PepsiCo
  • Pharmavite
  • Proctor & Gamble
  • Sandridge
  • Talking Rain
  • Tillamook
  • Torani



We know how vital trends analysis is to helping your company innovate and compete in the food and beverage industry.

But data alone is NOT ENOUGH.

Culinary Tides, Inc. reviews over 17,000 research reports and news items weekly and then utilizes Military & Chaos analytic theory, to create a three-dimensional view of trends to drive innovation so you stay ahead of the competition.

Whether you are an early adopter, trendsetter, or more conservative with your approach, working with Culinary Tides, Inc. as your Think Tank will allow you to accurately foresee a trend’s origin, trajectory, and longevity. Create strategy based on intelligence, not opinion.

We collaborate with you, so you will be able to enter, navigate, and create exit strategies with confidence.

What our clients are saying:

“We started working with Culinary Tides at what seemed like an inflection point in our industry…”

– Johnsonville LLC

“While there is good research available, we don’t have the time, bodies, or experience to cross analyze …”

– SSP America

“Culinary Tides, Inc. guidance provides us with invaluable insights into the unknown, illuminating areas…”

– Mt Franklin Foods

“We were faced with a time-sensitive assignment of providing market data to one of our largest…”

– PS Seasoning

“As head of Research, Development and Innovation for a successful privately held company…”

– Bush Brothers

“Culinary Tides helped us identify trends in our category that allowed us to create new products and…”

– Oregon Fruit

“Culinary Tides sifts through the countless bits of trend information so that we don’t have to…”

– Ardent Mills

Successfully Predict, Profile, and Navigate Trends Affecting the Food Industry

It’s more than looking at past trend data. Using a unique combination of military intelligence and chaos analytics, as your Think Tank, we provide you with live navigation which keeps you ahead of trends and your competition … growing your bottom line

Who Do We Work With?

Food Service

Retail Manufacturers

Ingredient Suppliers

Flavor & Seasoning Companies

Commodity Boards

What We Cover

Food & Beverage Trends

Consumer Survey & Behavior Research

Health Trends & Drivers




A Think Tank that helps focus your strategy and accelerate your innovation


We meet to discuss your company’s goals, and help you look beyond the data for true Innovation in the Food Industry.


Throughout the year, we work with you, collecting and cross analyzing research tailored to your corporate needs.


We help you maintain a competitive edge by providing guidance on identifying and effectively navigating the latest trends, keeping you ahead of your competition.