According to the Takeaway Economy Report, which uses data compiled by The Centre for Economics and Business Research, spending on takeaway food grew by 34 per cent between 2009 and 2016 – to £9.9 billion – and now equates to 12.1 per cent of total spending on food.
Street food is enjoying its time in the limelight thanks to growing demand from the consumer for innovative, globally-influenced lunch and snack options.
According to global food trend website ‘The Food People’ street food has become so popular that it is now consumed by an estimated 3.5bn people worldwide, everyday!
The Easter holidays have come around again and finally Spring has arrived. However with this temperamental British weather, who knows what will be for lunch, we certainly can’t bank on being able to enjoy a picnic. Whether customers are looking for fish and chips on the seafront, a burger at the theme park, baked potato at the local outdoor show or a hot dog at the fair; LINPAC has the perfect packaging solution for any foodservice operator.