Heart of the Matter

Stress. Overwork. Too much salt. Sedentary lifestyle. Genetics. Many factors contribute to cardiovascular disease but there are ways to help your customers stave off...

New Approaches to Healthy Aging

Our appearance is a reflection of our health. Many people have changed their diets, removing processed foods, meat and gluten because they have found...

Minerals for an Active Lifestyle

Minerals are essential to the human body’s growth and development. They can be obtained from food, fortified food products, and supplements. The body uses...

2018 Forecast: What’s in Store for the Year Ahead?

We asked people from different industry perspectives to share their insights and expectations for the natural products industry in 2018. The Independent Retailer Corinne Shindelar, President/CEO,...

The Transitioning Landscape of the Natural Products Industry

Mergers and acquisitions (M&A) have become a major factor in doing business within the natural products industry. According to Sawaya Partners LLC — a...

Digestive Health Concerns on the Rise

Digestive issues and conditions are becoming all too common. As a result, many consumers are turning to dietary supplements and different lifestyles like gluten-free...

2018 Forecast: Where Opportunity Knocks

Diane Ray, VP, strategic innovation, NMI (Natural Marketing Institute), Harleysville, PA, shares her thoughts on where the opportunity lies in the coming year. Boomers control...

2018 Forecast: Independent Retailers Well-Positioned

Corinne Shindelar, president/CEO of the Independent Natural FoodRetailers Association (INFRA) shares her insights and expectations for independent retailers in the coming year. The Independent Natural Food Retailer...

Fishing in Advances for Marine Oils

According to a new report published by Transparency Market Research, marine oils, particularly the fish oil market, is expected to hit $1.7 billion by...

Help for When the Moody Blues Hit

Mood can be supported through proper nutrition and supplements offer a great safe and natural option for your customers to get these nutrients. There...

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