Sometimes the next big thing is simply something old that continues to evolve according to Foodservice Solutions®, Grocerant Guru®. Leading drive-thru convenience store chain Farm Stores has established a reputation for driving top line sales and bottom line profits while evolving it’s drive-thru to better compete with traditional fast food outlets.
Why would Farm Stores do that? Simple fact NPD reports that 79% of all restaurant visits occur at fast food restaurants
The Farm Stores concept is kinda hybrid of a neighborhood grocery store, bakery and quick-service restaurant. When you add the drive-thru too a retail concept, it allows consumers to purchase products without having to leave their car, and it becomes a fast food outlet, perfect for selling dinner meal kits of course our Grocerant Guru® was hot on this trend years before NPD, Technomic, Mintel or Nielsen eben started covering them. Our regular readers knew that.
Square One Markets has tested The Six O’Clock Scramble Fresh & Fast Family Dinner Kits™, developed by The Six O’Clock Scramble, a company dedicated to sharing fresh and fast family dinner solutions. The dinner kits provide all-in-one meal ingredients and recipe cards that contain everything time-stressed families need to prepare a fast, fresh meal. They sell for around $20 and are designed to feed a family of four. At $5 per person as first reported and presented by our Grocerant Guru®.
Meal Kit’s present all convenience stores an opportunity to continue being grocery store pantry busters. Farm Stores has been operating stores across Florida since 1957. Meal Kits are a C-stores marketing team’s ‘new tool’ to help elevate top line sales and bottom line profits according to Foodservice Solutions®, Grocerant Guru®.
Watch for more and more C-stores add a drive-thru window. Brace yourself as Breakfast bundles, Lunch solutions, and Dinner Meal Kit’s drive C-store Ready-2-Eat and Heat-N-Eat fresh prepared food too new highs.
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