Consumer Insight: Gen Z Diets

March 6, 2024

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Want to win with Gen Z? When it comes to what they eat and drink, Gen Z is all about nostalgia, global tastes, spicy additions, and the blend of technology and convenience in their food and beverage choices. Born between 1997 and 2012, Gen Z have lived through major technology and media innovations, a worldwide pandemic and environmental impacts that all have had an influence on their purchase decisions. We’re taking a look at the trends resonating with Gen Z to provide inspiration for your brand. Let’s dive in.

A Look at Gen Z:

52% of Gen Z say they enjoy trying new food/drink products. – Mintel

Food is one of the top three attributes that make up Gen Z’s identity. - Symrise

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