Twenty percent of snackers indulge quotbecause it39s therequot

Twenty percent of snackers indulge "because it's there."

Trendinista: Role of snacking continues to evolve

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Just because Americans have a love affair with snacking doesn’t mean they’ve ditched three squares a day. That’s the conclusion industry watchers at The NPD Group arrived at based on monitoring daily eating and snacking behaviors.

About a third of meal occasions consist of between-meal snacking, but Americans cling to the traditional breakfast/lunch/dinner pattern, NPD reports. Many of our daily routines revolve around meals—from going to work or school after breakfast, taking a

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