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What’s Selling December 2021

Midwest: Fruitfield Yield, Multiple Locations, IL (3,500-7,500 ft2) SUPPLEMENTS: Goli, Apple Cider Vinegar Gummies; NOW, Vit D3 1000mg; NOW, Vit D3 500mg FOOD: Hydrate, Alkaline Water Gallons; Crystal Geyser, Spring...

Inspiring an Industry to Go Above & Beyond

In 2014, we debuted our Person of the Year feature as a way to recognize the person (or people) who have made the biggest...
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Good-Health Reads: Elizabeth Hemphill-Burns, KeHE

The Heart of Business by Hubert Joly This book is a great resource for anyone who aims to become a better leader. The central theme...

Latest Research: Don’t Eat Eggs! Oh, really?

If you’re reading the first sentence of this article that means the headline message (Don’t Eat Eggs!) got your attention. Unfortunately, those kinds of headlines...
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What’s Selling November 2021

Midwest: The Herb Shop, Branson West, MO (1,200 ft²) SUPPLEMENTS: Nature’s Plus, Collagen Peptides; NB Pure, Mag-07 Oxygen Cleanse; Terry Naturally, Clinical OPC Grape Seed FOOD: NOW Foods, Variety...

Happy Customer: Marlene’s Market & Deli

It’s a pretty powerful statement when a store has such an impact on you that it changes the direction of your personal journey. That’s...
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Herb of the Month: Hibiscus

A beautiful red-hued berry brew, consumed hot or cold, that is healthy and beneficial for my good health—I am in! Hibiscus tea has a cranberry-like,...

Trade Shows, Yes or No?

We'll probably never fully replace trade shows, nor should we. But the days when you send a contingent of employees on multiple overnights to...

The Special Touch that Sets Independents Apart

For successful independent natural products retailers, it’s the personal touch that makes the difference. That’s certainly the case for Marlene’s Market & Deli, WholeFoods...

This is Our Time

I have always believed this industry, as a whole, is united in a belief that the body has an innate ability to heal, given...