ldquoOur customers look to us to provide meal solutions and finding nutritious meals for their children is no exceptionquot says Maria Brous of Publix

“Our customers look to us to provide meal solutions, and finding nutritious meals for their children is no exception," says Maria Brous of Publix.

Retailers Make Meals Kid Friendly

Restaurant focus on children’s meal nutrition highlights an opportunity for healthful, kid-oriented prepared meals at supermarkets

There’s no shortage of healthy kids’ snacks in supermarkets today, but prepared meals in deli and foodservice departments are another story.

Industry experts say supermarkets are missing a major opportunity as only a select few savvy retailers have begun offering more nourishing prepared meal options for children.

Some retailers have swapped out unwholesome edibles for better-for-you bites, such as a deli program at Lakeland, Fla.-based

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