Amanda Baltazar is a veteran of business journalism, and has written about food, beverages and their intersection with business since the beginning of her career. Her work has appeared in trade publications including Winsight Grocery Business, Supermarket News, CSP magazine, Specialty Food Magazine, Drug Store News, FoodService Director and many restaurant publications. Amanda follows trends with a keen eye, both in the U.S., and internationally, with a particular penchant for her mother country of the U.K. In fact, she flees to British shores every year just to see what’s happening and to have a decent cup of tea. You can find out more about Amanda on her website www.chaterink.com.