The future of retail has arrived. Last month, doors swung open for Amazon Go, the internet behemoth’s first brick and mortar grocery experiment (with others, including an order and pick-up site, reported to follow). Sans cashiers or cash, the tech...
Natural Foods Merchandiser asked three experts to weigh in on how natural foods stores can more effectively attract and cater to sports nutrition customers. Here's their advice.
The Natural Foods Merchandiser Secret Shopper hit a natural foods co-op in the Midwest to learn about reading the Nutrition Facts panel. Here's how the store did and how you can help your customers with this kind of question.
Many of the trends penetrating the larger natural food market, like a focus on food waste and global flavors, will captivate foodservice in the coming year, according to a new report.
Trust, education and innovation: The formula for healthy supplement sales
Three tips for success from the Produce Marketing Association.
The deli department—and fresh prepared food in particular—has the potential to drive more growth if stores can boost its reputation among shoppers and cater more specifically to their needs.
Today’s customer shops with the web at hand, whether at home or in your store aisles. She may be “webrooming”—researching and shopping online before heading to a brick-and-mortar store to purchase. Or he could be “showrooming”—using your aisles to...
Through partnerships or extensions of current services, retailers small and large are meeting customers' demands for convenience.
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