Geriatric Foodie

Food and flavor targeted specifically toward older generations

Implications - The rise in consumers who have entered the silver zone coincides with the takeover of foodie culture, converging these two ideas making taste profiles and food services specific to boomers. This hyper-targeted idea opens up the definition of what it means to be a senior into something focused more toward discovery -- in the realms of flavor and otherwise -- than aging.
SCORE: 6.5
This Year and Warm Top 5 Examples: 18,219 Total Clicks Apr 14 - Jul 16
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Consumer Insight Topics: LifestyleFoodHealthLife-StagesSeniors
Easy-Open Pasta Packaging - Adriana Pereira's Spaghetti Packaging Design Caters to Seniors
SCORE: 6.7
V. Hot 7,454 Clicks Pub: Jan 19, 15
Easy-Open Pasta Packaging
Adriana Pereira's Spaghetti Packaging Design Caters to Seniors
In response to some of the issues that the elderly face when it comes to food preparation, Adriana Pereira created this pasta packaging design. The package is made with a polypropylene film, printed... [More]
Bag-Sealing Kitchen Tools - The ZipLocker Makes Sealing Bags Less Strenuous on Hands
SCORE: 6.8
This Year and Warm 927 Clicks Pub: Jul 13, 16
Bag-Sealing Kitchen Tools
The ZipLocker Makes Sealing Bags Less Strenuous on Hands
The ZipLocker is a tool that was invented by Dave Keehner to make sealing bags easier. As Dave Keehner knows, closing the disposable food storage devices can be a hassle for some, resulting in the... [More]
Senior-Friendly Meat Packaging - This Finnish Lunch Meat Packaging is Easy To Open For All
SCORE: 5.5
Warm 6,147 Clicks Pub: Jan 21, 15
Senior-Friendly Meat Packaging
This Finnish Lunch Meat Packaging is Easy To Open For All
Finnish company Atria Plc, a leading food manufacturer in the Nordic world, introduced this senior-friendly lunch meat packaging to better cater to its older customers. The packaging for these cold... [More]
Easily Digestible Printed Meals - Biozoon is Creating 3D Printed Food That Goes Down Easy
SCORE: 4.4
Mild 3,330 Clicks Pub: Apr 15, 14
Easily Digestible Printed Meals
Biozoon is Creating 3D Printed Food That Goes Down Easy
The 3D printing industry has blossomed so rapidly over the past few years that you can get pretty much anything made; the latest innovation is 3D printed food. Biozoon is making food that can be... [More]
Seniors' Produce Programs - The Farm to Senior Program Provides Seniors With Fresh Produce
SCORE: 2.4
Untested 361 Clicks Pub: Sep 16, 14
Seniors' Produce Programs
The Farm to Senior Program Provides Seniors With Fresh Produce
The Farm to Senior program is a partnership, launched in Franklin County, that aims to provide senior citizens with fresh produce. The organizers of the program are teaming up with the Franklin... [More]