Do you prefer salty or sweet, crunchy or soft snack foods? Are you a grazer or one who likes three solid meals in a day? February is National Snack Food Month.

Snacking has become an all-day affair for most Americans. There are great memes and GIFs about it. Who doesn’t prep for a road trip without thinking of what great eatables you’ll take along with you?

In the U.S., snacking has replaced the traditional meal, according to a new study by Innova Market Insights. Salty snacks reign supreme as Americans’ favorite type of snack with a compound annual growth rate of 11% between 2014 and 2018, according to Innova.

LifeLine Foods continues to add to its capabilities providing high-quality corn ingredients for the snack industry. Our most recent investments within the last two years of more than $20 million adding a specialty mill for Non-GMO and organic products as well as a second masa mill will allow us to keep up with the ever-increasing demand for America’s favorite snacks.