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a meal that is prepared in advance and frozen

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But are frozen meals where the smart money is these days?
Wiltshire Farm Foods, which distributes frozen meals to elderly customers across the UK, runs refrigeration units 24 hours a day-which previously generated huge electricity bills and had a harmful effect on the environment.
In fact, NPD's "Turning Up the Heat on Frozen Meal Options" report shows that although restaurant takeout meals per capita fell in 2001 for the first time since the early 1980s, the frozen meal category has continued its steady growth during the past 10 years.
NYSE: CAG) one of North America's leading food makers, presented research findings this week suggesting that portion-controlled frozen meals eaten as part of a reduced-calorie eating plan helped participants learn proper portions.
1] What We Eat In America (WWEIA)/NHANES (2003-2010) data were used to determine associations between nutrient intake in adult (19+yrs) frozen meal consumers as compared to consumers of meals from quick service restaurants.
And only 11 percent describe their frozen meal as flavorful, yet they admit to eating about 100 frozen meals each year.
With the preference for convenience driving customers' food choices--and ready-to-eat frozen meals currently making up over 27% of all main dishes--the frozen meal market has become an evolving $7.
Patak's Foodsolutions Large Frozen Naan Bread (1 x 24 x 130g), which recently scooped the Silver Award in the Best New Bakery Product category at the British Frozen Food Federation Awards, completes the frozen meal section.
Atkins Frozen Meal entrees are a deliciously different and convenient solution to help keep dieters on track to meet and maintain weight loss goals even when they do not have time to cook.
ConAgra Foods' innovative frozen meal trays, made from post-consumer recycled plastic, have received the Ameristar Package Award for food.
Barry Reynolds, vice president of operations at Delta and part of the MBO team, said: ``We have a very strong market position and are ideally placed to capitalise on not only the airline frozen meal market but several new markets that we have begun to penetrate effectively in recent years.
Caterplan, the foodservice division of Unilever Bestfoods, UK, is set to spice up menus across the UK with the introduction of Knorr Patak's, the frozen meal solution allowing caterers to capitalise on the increasingly popular Indian cuisine market.
Looney's got the same old junk the food industry has been dishing out to adults for years, only Tyson put them all together in a kid-size frozen meal.
ConAgra Foods announced today that its packaging innovation, frozen meal trays made from post-consumer recycled plastic, has received the Ameristar Package Award for food.
it's probably a mixture of canned-food fans who like the 2- to 3-minute preparation time, parents who want something their kids can throw into the microwave after school, and people who think they're getting a frozen meal that doesn't need to be frozen.