Category : The Meat Market

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Hot topics, Research, The Meat Market
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Not there yet

We were bringing a little preschool friend out to our house for the afternoon. She was a town kid and about every three miles, she’d ask, “Are we ALMOST there?” Turns out 12 miles is a really long way when there’s the anticipation of a playdate. But I get it. I like that sense of […]

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On the road, The Meat Market
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For the love of beef

A salesman’s job is easier if he likes what he sells. Ask Patrick Ambrosio what his favorite cut of beef is. The reply is so quick, if you’re not looking him straight in the eye you’ll miss seeing them light up. “Ribeye. Grilled, pan-fired, anything that’s a ribeye. The next day, even, it’s still good.” […]

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On the road, The Meat Market
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‘Making it’ as a meat cutter

“All of my mom’s prayers have been answered,” says Thomas Tangaro. He’s just steps from the meat case he proudly restocks each morning when he gets in at 5 a.m. I was on a bit of a working vacation when I dropped in mid-morning, the 36-year Foodland meat manager already halfway through his shift at […]

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Mythbusters, The Meat Market
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Three steps for dry-aged beef

A lot of flowery adjectives get tossed around when the topic of dry-aged beef comes up. Some food writers call the process “artisanal.” To others, it’s “old-world” and “earthy.” Those descriptors may be enough to entice intrigued diners to make the leap — and spend the extra $$$ for a dry-aged option — but they fail to […]

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Scott Jillian
Hot topics, Research, The Meat Market
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Every number has a story: -2.26

You might say it’s an even number, divisible by 2. But what relevance can we find in -2.26, a negative carried out to two decimal places? You’d never guess it unless you just read the article, but that’s the estimated “own-price elasticity” of the Certified Angus Beef ® brand. Still, that does not clarify it much […]

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