New Hope http://newhope.com/rss.xml en Supplements, beauty bright spots for Natural Grocers' third quarter http://newhope.com/news-analysis/supplements-beauty-bright-spots-natural-grocers-third-quarter <div class="node-body article-body">Supplements and personal care categories boost baskets as grocery presents a challenge for Natural Grocers by Vitamin Cottage. Here's how the third quarter looked for the health food chain.</div> <p><a href="http://newhope.com/news-analysis/supplements-beauty-bright-spots-natural-grocers-third-quarter" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://newhope.com/news-analysis/supplements-beauty-bright-spots-natural-grocers-third-quarter#comments News & Analysis Retail Sat, 30 Jul 2016 00:50:00 +0000 1609001 at http://newhope.com Are these 5 natural product trends tipping mainstream? http://newhope.com/food-beverage/are-these-5-natural-product-trends-tipping-mainstream <div class="node-body video-body">See which concepts were top performers in New Hope Network's NEXT Trend Concept Lab, which tests early-stage product concepts in mainstream consumers to predict their probability of success.</div> <p><a href="http://newhope.com/food-beverage/are-these-5-natural-product-trends-tipping-mainstream" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://newhope.com/food-beverage/are-these-5-natural-product-trends-tipping-mainstream#comments Food & Beverage Home Sat, 30 Jul 2016 00:27:00 +0000 1608991 at http://newhope.com 5@5: Reducing food waste at retail | Boulder Brands boosts Pinnacle's Q2 http://newhope.com/natural-news-july-29-2016 <div class="node-body article-body">Five things the natural products industry needs to know today.</div> <p><a href="http://newhope.com/natural-news-july-29-2016" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://newhope.com/natural-news-july-29-2016#comments News Home Fri, 29 Jul 2016 21:00:00 +0000 1610031 at http://newhope.com Fiber Ingredients 2016 [Mini Guide] http://newhope.com/fiber-ingredients-2016-mini-guide <div class="node-body page-body"><div class="intro clearfix intro-with-toc"> <div class="social-bar social-bar-top clearfix"> <div class="item-list"> <ul class="social-links"> <li class="first"> <ul class="links"> <li class="forward_links first last"><a class="forward-page" 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at http://newhope.com GNC: A cautionary tale, but not how you think it is http://newhope.com/idea-xchange/gnc-cautionary-tale-not-how-you-think-it <div class="node-body article-body">Has the company just sent a message that quality costs too much money?</div> <p><a href="http://newhope.com/idea-xchange/gnc-cautionary-tale-not-how-you-think-it" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://newhope.com/idea-xchange/gnc-cautionary-tale-not-how-you-think-it#comments Idea Xchange Home Fri, 29 Jul 2016 18:09:00 +0000 1610021 at http://newhope.com Natural product company news of the week http://newhope.com/news/natural-product-company-news-week-30 <div class="node-body article-body">A roundup of announcements from natural product companies this week, including new sprouted grain pancake mixes from Pamela's Products and kid-friendly noodle cups from Revolution Foods.</div> <p><a href="http://newhope.com/news/natural-product-company-news-week-30" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://newhope.com/news/natural-product-company-news-week-30#comments News Home Fri, 29 Jul 2016 16:00:00 +0000 1609851 at http://newhope.com Maple Hill Creamery bets on education to boost grass-fed dairy http://newhope.com/food-beverage/maple-hill-creamery-bets-education-boost-grass-fed-dairy <div class="node-body video-body">Maple Hill Creamery's new campaign (which includes an online video, social media engagement, rebrand and more), aims to educate on grass-fed milk's benefits. </div> <p><a href="http://newhope.com/food-beverage/maple-hill-creamery-bets-education-boost-grass-fed-dairy" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://newhope.com/food-beverage/maple-hill-creamery-bets-education-boost-grass-fed-dairy#comments Food & Beverage Trends to watch Home Natural & Organic Fri, 29 Jul 2016 15:23:00 +0000 1606761 at http://newhope.com <p><a href="http://maplehillcreamery.com/grass-fed.html" target="_blank">Maple Hill Creamery</a>&#39;s new campaign (which includes an online video, social media engagement, rebrand and more), aims to educate on grass-fed milk&#39;s benefits.</p> What does departure of GNC CEO Mike Archbold say about supplement industry reform? http://newhope.com/commentary/what-does-departure-gnc-ceo-mike-archbold-say-about-supplement-industry-reform <div class="node-body article-body">GNC has promised to continue former CEO Mike Archbold's efforts at supplement industry reform, but his departure does little to inspire confidence.</div> <p><a href="http://newhope.com/commentary/what-does-departure-gnc-ceo-mike-archbold-say-about-supplement-industry-reform" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://newhope.com/commentary/what-does-departure-gnc-ceo-mike-archbold-say-about-supplement-industry-reform#comments Commentary Adulterated Dietary Supplements Home US Supplement Regulation Thu, 28 Jul 2016 21:58:00 +0000 1608891 at http://newhope.com Why Naomi Whittel is more excited than ever about the future of the supplement industry http://newhope.com/supplements/why-naomi-whittel-more-excited-ever-about-future-supplement-industry <div class="node-body video-body">The Twinlab CEO said she's encouraged by collaboration between companies and trade associations, and a renewed focus on transparency and personal responsibility. </div> <p><a href="http://newhope.com/supplements/why-naomi-whittel-more-excited-ever-about-future-supplement-industry" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://newhope.com/supplements/why-naomi-whittel-more-excited-ever-about-future-supplement-industry#comments Supplements Supply Thu, 28 Jul 2016 21:54:00 +0000 1600561 at http://newhope.com 5@5: Nutrition lessons from Brazil? | Soylent says it 'proudly' uses GMOs http://newhope.com/natural-news-july-28-2016 <div class="node-body article-body">Five things the natural products industry needs to know today.</div> <p><a href="http://newhope.com/natural-news-july-28-2016" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://newhope.com/natural-news-july-28-2016#comments News Home Thu, 28 Jul 2016 21:00:00 +0000 1608631 at http://newhope.com Whole Foods Market continues to fight falling comps http://newhope.com/news-analysis/whole-foods-market-continues-fight-falling-comps <div class="node-body article-body">In a Q3 earnings call, Whole Foods Market leadership shared insights on the first two 365 stores and the tactics they hope can help the retailer regain momentum.</div> <p><a href="http://newhope.com/news-analysis/whole-foods-market-continues-fight-falling-comps" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://newhope.com/news-analysis/whole-foods-market-continues-fight-falling-comps#comments News & Analysis Retail Thu, 28 Jul 2016 14:07:00 +0000 1608241 at http://newhope.com GNC drops CEO as sales declines continue http://newhope.com/news-analysis/gnc-drops-ceo-sales-declines-continue <div class="node-body article-body">Former PetSmart chairman and CEO will take the helm of GNC as the board seeks new leadership amid ongoing sales declines.</div> <p><a href="http://newhope.com/news-analysis/gnc-drops-ceo-sales-declines-continue" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://newhope.com/news-analysis/gnc-drops-ceo-sales-declines-continue#comments News & Analysis Retail Thu, 28 Jul 2016 13:06:00 +0000 1608091 at http://newhope.com 5@5: GMO tomatoes? | Plant-based Impossible Burger hits NYC menu http://newhope.com/natural-news-july-27-2016 <div class="node-body article-body">Five things the natural products industry needs to know today.</div> <p><a href="http://newhope.com/natural-news-july-27-2016" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://newhope.com/natural-news-july-27-2016#comments News Home Wed, 27 Jul 2016 21:00:00 +0000 1607061 at http://newhope.com High-Energy Blue Light Exposure: Protection for All Ages [White Paper] http://newhope.com/high-energy-blue-light-exposure-protection-all-ages-white-paper <div class="node-body page-body"><div class="intro clearfix intro-with-toc"> <div 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The cost of getting things wrong is high. Take the time to think through the following aspects to ensure you're getting the best return on your investment.</div> <p><a href="http://newhope.com/idea-xchange/3-aspects-managing-your-personnel-expenses" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://newhope.com/idea-xchange/3-aspects-managing-your-personnel-expenses#comments Idea Xchange Retail Wed, 27 Jul 2016 15:23:00 +0000 1606531 at http://newhope.com Campbell’s goes big on natural and organic—and everyone else should follow http://newhope.com/idea-xchange/campbell-s-goes-big-natural-and-organic-and-everyone-else-should-follow <div class="node-body article-body">CEO Denise Morrison recently outlined Campbell's plans to add $2 billion in packaged fresh product sales by 2020, demonstrate more transparency and operate in a more agile way.</div> <p><a href="http://newhope.com/idea-xchange/campbell-s-goes-big-natural-and-organic-and-everyone-else-should-follow" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://newhope.com/idea-xchange/campbell-s-goes-big-natural-and-organic-and-everyone-else-should-follow#comments Idea Xchange Home Wed, 27 Jul 2016 14:13:00 +0000 1605041 at http://newhope.com Natural Products Association launches warning letter database http://newhope.com/news/natural-products-association-launches-warning-letter-database <div class="field-byline"> Natural Products Association </div> <div class="field-deck"> Members have free access to search warnings, enforcement actions </div> <div class="node-body article-body">With this new database from the Natural Products Association, dietary supplement manufacturers, retailers and consumers can track violations, trends and enforcement actions as reported by the Food and Drug Administration and other federal agencies. </div> <p><a href="http://newhope.com/news/natural-products-association-launches-warning-letter-database" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://newhope.com/news/natural-products-association-launches-warning-letter-database#comments News Regulatory Supplements Wed, 27 Jul 2016 00:47:00 +0000 1605981 at http://newhope.com Q&A: How organic research is advancing http://newhope.com/organic/qa-how-organic-research-advancing <div class="field-byline"> Sarah Protzman Howlett </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Jessica Shade, director of science programs for The Organic Center, about recent key research around organic and what we can expect next.</div> <p><a href="http://newhope.com/organic/qa-how-organic-research-advancing" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://newhope.com/organic/qa-how-organic-research-advancing#comments Organic Home Tue, 26 Jul 2016 22:08:00 +0000 1590271 at http://newhope.com 5@5: Half of Americans surveyed acknowledge food waste is a problem | Soy milk slumps http://newhope.com/natural-news-july-26-2016 <div class="node-body article-body">Five things the natural products industry needs to know today.</div> <p><a href="http://newhope.com/natural-news-july-26-2016" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://newhope.com/natural-news-july-26-2016#comments News Home Tue, 26 Jul 2016 21:00:00 +0000 1605391 at http://newhope.com At what point should my startup engage a law firm? http://newhope.com/managing-your-business/what-point-should-my-startup-engage-law-firm <div class="node-body video-body">As early as possible, says one lawyer—but definitely before making a few specific decisions outlined here.</div> <p><a href="http://newhope.com/managing-your-business/what-point-should-my-startup-engage-law-firm" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://newhope.com/managing-your-business/what-point-should-my-startup-engage-law-firm#comments Managing Your Business Supply Tue, 26 Jul 2016 17:03:00 +0000 1605381 at http://newhope.com A way to help beet heart failure? http://newhope.com/whole-food-ingredients/way-help-beet-heart-failure <div class="field-byline"> Shara Rutberg </div> <div class="field-deck"> Beetroot juice promising: study </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Beets for more efficient beating</div> <p><a href="http://newhope.com/whole-food-ingredients/way-help-beet-heart-failure" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://newhope.com/whole-food-ingredients/way-help-beet-heart-failure#comments Research and Insights Whole-food ingredients Heart Health Supply U.S. Tue, 26 Jul 2016 17:03:00 +0000 1434901 at http://newhope.com Are there peanut skins in your grape seed extract? http://newhope.com/botanicals/are-there-peanut-skins-your-grape-seed-extract <div class="field-byline"> Polyphenolics </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Polyphenolics’ findings of adulterants in grape seed extracts points to need for best-in-class authentication practices.</div> <p><a href="http://newhope.com/botanicals/are-there-peanut-skins-your-grape-seed-extract" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://newhope.com/botanicals/are-there-peanut-skins-your-grape-seed-extract#comments Botanicals Supply Tue, 26 Jul 2016 16:34:00 +0000 1605321 at http://newhope.com More evidence omegas may fight Alzheimer’s http://newhope.com/omega-3s/more-evidence-omegas-may-fight-alzheimer-s <div class="field-byline"> Shara Rutberg </div> <div class="field-deck"> Effect seen after just three weeks </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Effect seen after just three weeks</div> <p><a href="http://newhope.com/omega-3s/more-evidence-omegas-may-fight-alzheimer-s" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://newhope.com/omega-3s/more-evidence-omegas-may-fight-alzheimer-s#comments Omega-3s Research and Insights International Supply Tue, 26 Jul 2016 16:31:00 +0000 1435031 at http://newhope.com What are the key aspects of succession planning? http://newhope.com/employee-hiring-training/what-are-key-aspects-succession-planning <div class="node-body article-body">Handing off your business is a scary thought, as is losing your rock-star general manager. A retailer, a consultant and a store owner share their best tips for fewer headaches during staff and ownership transitions.</div> <p><a href="http://newhope.com/employee-hiring-training/what-are-key-aspects-succession-planning" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://newhope.com/employee-hiring-training/what-are-key-aspects-succession-planning#comments Employee Hiring & Training Retail Tue, 26 Jul 2016 15:49:00 +0000 1605311 at http://newhope.com Bring back romance to the pasture http://newhope.com/idea-xchange/bring-back-romance-pasture <div class="node-body article-body">Widespread use of artificial insemination to create more food production is contributing to a troubling reduction in the genetic diversity in dairy animals and many other livestock species.</div> <p><a href="http://newhope.com/idea-xchange/bring-back-romance-pasture" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://newhope.com/idea-xchange/bring-back-romance-pasture#comments Idea Xchange Home Tue, 26 Jul 2016 14:36:00 +0000 1605071 at http://newhope.com 5@5: Pea-based alt milk attracts Google as investor in $30M round | Ad campaign makes ugly food sexy http://newhope.com/natural-news-july-25-2016 <div class="node-body article-body">Five things the natural products industry needs to know today.</div> <p><a href="http://newhope.com/natural-news-july-25-2016" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://newhope.com/natural-news-july-25-2016#comments News Home Mon, 25 Jul 2016 21:00:00 +0000 1604521 at http://newhope.com 5 food incubators and investment funds to watch http://newhope.com/managing-your-business/5-food-incubators-and-investment-funds-watch <div class="node-body gallery-body">These five organizations are investing in and incubating small natural product companies.</div> <p><a href="http://newhope.com/managing-your-business/5-food-incubators-and-investment-funds-watch" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://newhope.com/managing-your-business/5-food-incubators-and-investment-funds-watch#comments Managing Your Business Supply Mon, 25 Jul 2016 20:46:00 +0000 1604531 at http://newhope.com Vitamin D and menstrual cramps http://newhope.com/health/vitamin-d-and-menstrual-cramps <div class="node-body article-body">In a recently published clinical trial, women with menstrual cramps experienced significantly less pain after taking vitamin D for eight weeks. </div> <p><a href="http://newhope.com/health/vitamin-d-and-menstrual-cramps" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://newhope.com/health/vitamin-d-and-menstrual-cramps#comments Health Idea Xchange Home Mon, 25 Jul 2016 13:28:00 +0000 1604051 at http://newhope.com Avoke wins Ganeden's Probiotic Innovation Jumpstart contest http://newhope.com/news/avoke-wins-ganedens-probiotic-innovation-jumpstart-contest <div class="field-byline"> Ganeden Probiotics </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Avoke's Spoonables line of avocado-based smoothie bowls won Ganeden's first Probiotic Innovation Jumpstart contest, which includes $25,000 to support the product's launch. The two companies plan to launch the "ready-to-go" snack this fall. </div> <p><a href="http://newhope.com/news/avoke-wins-ganedens-probiotic-innovation-jumpstart-contest" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://newhope.com/news/avoke-wins-ganedens-probiotic-innovation-jumpstart-contest#comments Food & Beverage Better-for-You Foods New Products News Sun, 24 Jul 2016 19:24:00 +0000 1603641 at http://newhope.com Ganeden