Most Recent in Natural Foods Merchandiser http://newhope.com/source/4109/rss.xml en 5 standout targeted supplements http://newhope.com/supplements/5-targeted-supplements <div class="node-body gallery-body">Retailers can engage their customers with more nuanced, sophisticated and personalized supplement and diet recommendations, such as the five highlighted here.</div> <p><a href="http://newhope.com/supplements/5-targeted-supplements" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://newhope.com/supplements/5-targeted-supplements#comments Supplements Home Mon, 15 Aug 2016 15:59:00 +0000 1601521 at http://newhope.com How much space does my store need for foodservice? http://newhope.com/managing-your-retail-business/how-much-space-does-my-store-need-foodservice <div class="node-body article-body">When assessing your space, look at it in tiers, much like you view other aspects of your business.</div> <p><a href="http://newhope.com/managing-your-retail-business/how-much-space-does-my-store-need-foodservice" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://newhope.com/managing-your-retail-business/how-much-space-does-my-store-need-foodservice#comments Managing Your Retail Business Retail Tue, 09 Aug 2016 16:05:00 +0000 1601531 at http://newhope.com Personalized nutrition takes hold in the supplement aisle http://newhope.com/supplements/personalized-nutrition-takes-hold-supplement-aisle <div class="node-body article-body">From age-targeted multivitamins to condition-specific supplements, understanding the logic behind your customers’ product choices can help you interact with them on a deeper, more personal level.</div> <p><a href="http://newhope.com/supplements/personalized-nutrition-takes-hold-supplement-aisle" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://newhope.com/supplements/personalized-nutrition-takes-hold-supplement-aisle#comments Supplements Retail Fri, 05 Aug 2016 15:55:00 +0000 1601511 at http://newhope.com Fuel up busy shoppers with healthier convenience foods http://newhope.com/food-beverage/fuel-busy-shoppers-healthier-convenience-foods <div class="node-body article-body">With a new crop of convenience products from smart, innovative brands, you have more opportunities than ever to meet busy shoppers’ needs—and boost sales. </div> <p><a href="http://newhope.com/food-beverage/fuel-busy-shoppers-healthier-convenience-foods" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://newhope.com/food-beverage/fuel-busy-shoppers-healthier-convenience-foods#comments Food & Beverage Food Retail Tue, 02 Aug 2016 13:54:00 +0000 1613001 at http://newhope.com Food companies play integral part in climate change recipe http://newhope.com/news-analysis/food-companies-play-integral-part-climate-change-recipe <div class="node-body article-body">Environmentalist Paul Hawken calls on the food industry—as a big part of the problem—to lead the way against climate change. 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