Free at Last

Everything you need to know about today’s dairy-/lactose-free, nut-free and gluten-free shoppers.Let’s play a word association game. What comes to mind when you...

2015 WholeFoods Magazine Retailer Survey Overview

We know today’s shoppers love online shopping and the convenience of their local big-box store. But are they still drawn to independent natural products...

Portable Health

Consumers' busy lifestyles demand healthy snacks on-the-go.Everyone has been faced with the dilemma of whether to choose convenience over health. Luckily, consumers don’t have...

Natural Sweeteners Gaining Ground

Alternatives to artificial sweeteners continue their march toward the mainstream.In many quarters today, sugar and artificial sweeteners are squarely in the crosshairs. One need...

Not Just Refreshing, Replenishing

It’s not enough to just taste good anymore. Industry trends are showing more consumers are looking for natural benefits as well. Plant-based drinks, those with...

Spicing up the Senses

Empower your customers to create their own world of spice.With a wide enough selection and a nudge in the right direction, even your most...

Gourmet Trends and Tips from the Big Apple

Founded in 1994, Garden of Eden (www.edengourmet.com) is a premier gourmet grocer with six locations in New York and New Jersey. The stores are...

Putting Your Best Paw Forward

Pet food, treats, remedies and grooming products for your store.As consumers educate themselves about potential contaminants and toxic ingredients in products, they are not...

Striking Oil

As a staple of the lauded Mediterranean diet, olive oil has been praised for its healthful qualities and flavor in countries such as Italy...

Child’s Play

A multifaceted approach to supporting kids’ health. We all know that fussy child who has refused to eat anything but chicken nuggets for weeks on...

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