The Man Behind All This Buzz

In 2019, hemp-based products—and specifically anything related to cannabidiol (CBD)—dominated the news headlines, took over the Expo halls and was the hot topic at...

CBD: Proof that DSHEA Works?

October marked the 25th anniversary of the Dietary Supplement Health and Education Act (DSHEA)—on October 23, the Council for Responsible Nutrition (CRN), American Herbal...

The Buzz at Expo East: CBD, Plant-based, Sustainability, RegenAg

There’s only room for 500 words on this page, and there’s simply no way I can do Expo East justice in that space. Over...

The World is at a Tipping Point: Regenerative Ag is the Answer

Of course, I want you to read every word in this magazine—it is loaded with information that will help you promote wellness, serve your...

Focusing on the Future

Usually, I’m happy to report on trends. The plant-based boom, the CBD craze…sharing news about the wellbeing-boosters that are bringing consumers to natural products...

Cheers to Happy Customers!

In a new addition to WholeFoods Magazine, we’re inviting people to share what they love about their local natural products store. It’s always a...

The Big Thing….and the Next Big Thing

It’s my job to stay informed—and to keep you informed—so I rely on several strategies to keep me in the loop on all the...

Your Guide to Getting the Most from this Directory

Wondering who is new to hemp-based products/CBD? Need a phone number? Contact name? We have you covered. In the annual WholeFoods Magazine Source Directory...

Education & Opportunity: Highlights from Expo West

$16 Billion—that’s how much the CBD market is expected to rake in by 2025, according to a Forbes report on a survey by investment...

Growing… And Growing Pains

A look at the bottom-line numbers of the 41st Annual WholeFoods Magazine Retailer Survey, conducted by the team at WholeFoods in conjunction with Readex...