3 Must-Dos for 2022

Optimize quality control amid COVID-triggered supply chain challenges 2020 was a record-breaking year for supplement sales. The experts presenting at “Top Trends in...

Flavors & Colors Trend Report

People eat with their eyes first—and no matter how healthy (or pretty) something is, if it doesn’t taste good, people won’t go back for...

State of the Botanical Supply Chain: 2021

As we emerge from COVID, what is the state of the supply chain, and what actions should we take as we move forward? That...

Microbiome: The More You Know

As we learn more about the gut microbiome, one thing is becoming clear: “The more we learn about the gut microbiome,” says Marc Washington,...

Person of the Year 2020: Frontline Heroes

Thank YOU. You are our heroes. Thank you to the healthcare practitioners who dove into the challenge of fighting a virus they knew very...

Your Competitive Edge: Private Label

Store brands have been looking up for quite some time: According to the Private Label Manufacturers Association (PLMA), in 2019, private label grew 4.1%,...

Immune Health & Beyond: What’s Trending in Raw Materials

With so many trade shows cancelled, we at WholeFoods wanted to give you the industry overview—and a look at the latest products—that you’re missing...

Sustainability Solutions: Focus on Packaging

Good for Me, Good for the Earth. That’s one of the top 10 trends for 2020, according to FMCG Gurus. Mike Hughes, Director of...

Is Contract Manufacturing Right for You?

Why work with a contract manufacturer (CM)? The experts we contacted pointed to several benefits, and all of those ideas tie in with the...

Building Trust: Third-Party Lab Testing and Certifications

U.S. consumers spent an estimated $9.602 billion on herbal dietary supplements in 2019, according to the American Botanical Council’s (ABC) 2019 Herb Market Report....