Research Projects

research proIn addition to proprietary research , Anne-Marie has authored studies on a variety of travel and food retailing-related subject matters available to the public while at the Food Marketing Institute (FMI) and the American Society of Travel Agents (ASTA).

Some examples are:

  • AMI/FMI, The Power of Meat, 2006-2011 editions
  • FMI, U.S. Grocery Shopper Trends, 2004-2011 editions
  • FMI, The Food Retailing Industry Speaks, 2004-2011 editions
  • FMI, Annual Financial Review, 2004-2009 editions
  • FMI, El Mercado – U.S. Hispanic Grocery Shoppers, 2005
  • Other studies in the areas of pharmacy operations, distribution centers, transportation, loss prevention, sustainability, health and wellness, technology and more.
  • ASTA, Model Agency Program, 2004
  • ASTA, Annual Service Fee and Global Distribution Systems Reports,  1999-2004


Contributing author:

  • Environmental Practices Inventory; 2009 Survey of Minnesota Grocers, Aug 2009
  • Peck Fellowship, St. Joseph University; Independent Operator Insights Into Wholesalers, 2008
  • Peck Fellowship, St. Joseph University; The Food Wholesaling Landscape, 2007