The never-ending quest to get dinner on the table in lightning speed is elevating the status of food-storage containers.
"Containers make it easier to store and serve food," said Rhand Lawson, category manager for Brookshire Bros. in Lufkin, Texas. Brookshire devotes 8 feet to the category and is considering adding another 4 feet.
Indeed, they fill a consumer need. About 77% of all meals eaten come from home, and about 60% of all households will serve leftovers within the next