Functional Fungus

Mushrooms are having a moment: These gems from nature are gaining popularity thanks to consumers’ growing awareness about the health benefits they offer, according...

2020 Retail Insights® Retail Universe for U.S. Premium Natural, Organic Food, Supplement & Personal...

Mark 2019 as the year natural organic sales momentum shifted from Amazon to Aldi. The German hard discounter has deftly adjusted its assortment to...

Fabulously Fit At Every Age

Consumers are investing in their physical fitness more than ever—just look at the meteoric rise in the popularity of wearable fitness trackers, boutique fitness...

Seasonal Support: SOS for Sneezes & Sniffles

Ringing in the spring with watery eyes and an itchy nose is the cue for most people to pop an allergy-soothing pill or supplement—and...

Adaptogens: Nature’s Answer to Stressed & Tired

Interest in adaptogens is high, and it’s easy to see why: According to a Gallup poll released in 2019, more Americans were stressed and...

Keys to a Healthy Heart

Healthy lifestyle factors can prevent it, yet it’s the number one health threat in the world, says Trisha Sugarek MacDonald, BS, MS, Sr. Director...

Minerals for Whole-Body Health

Minerals, like vitamins, are essential nutrients that must be consumed as part of a healthy diet. As such, they’re popular supplements—Trisha Sugarek MacDonald, BS,...

Sustainable Business: Serving a Worthy Purpose

“Sustainable” is a big buzzword these days, thanks to growing awareness of climate change and of the impact of waste. It’s made its way...

On the horizon: 2020 Forecast

As 2019 winds down, what issue had the most positive impact on the natural products industry—and what had the greatest negative impact? We asked...

A Healthier New Year Starts in the Gut

As we enter a new year and the beginning of a new decade, there’s no better time to make sure your digestive health aisle...