Shallow Pie Slice Container
Dimensions: 5.375 x 4.375 x 2.5 in
The shallow pie slice container is a great way to package your pie slices and increase your profit margin on those items.
New research published in the online Feb. 18 issue of the Journal of the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics reports some promising findings for overweight individuals. Eating foods packaged in single servings may help overweight people eat less. Eating less means fewer calories, and hence the opportunity to lose weight.
University of Tennessee researcher Holly Raynor and colleagues wanted to know if single-serving packages would give people cues about what is considered an appropriate amount of food to eat.
Overweight subjects who received the single-serve packages ate considerably less than those receiving the large packages.
The findings make perfect sense. People tend to eat more when served more and when eating from bigger packages. Single-serve packages offer built in portion control.
It is important, however, for consumers reading food labels to be able to understand what they are actually consuming. With the food labels getting a makeover, this will hopefully be possible.
As I’ve previously written <href=”http://portionteller.com/fda-proposes-larger-more-realistic-serving-sizes-for-food-labels/” target=”_hplink”>here,, FDA has proposed that single-serve packages generally consumed in one sitting — small bags of snack foods, a 20-ounce soda bottle — be labeled as one serving. This will enable consumers to see the calories and nutrients found in the entire package, which most people eat. Read more at Huffington Post
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