Natural and Organic


Sprouts Farmers Market readies new stores in Nevada, California

The fast-growing specialty grocery is in hiring mode for a new location in Henderson, Nevada, and another in Visalia, California.


Indoor farm company Plenty scales up

The company’s pesticide-free produce is now available at all California-based Whole Foods and Gelson’s Markets locations. The move comes as two other indoor farms have recently filed for bankruptcy protection.

The announcement comes less than a week after Amazon released its Q2 earnings report, where Amazon CEO Andy Jassy explained that the expansion of the company’s delivery network will help grow its grocery businesses.  

The Chicago-based hybrid retailer said the partnership will help change how consumers perceive convenience stores and their offerings.

A curated product selection and growing omnichannel focus are leading the natural-and-organic grocer down the right path, executives said in reporting second-quarter results Tuesday.

The American Eagle Outfitters executive takes over from Adrian Bartella as top financial officer at the specialty grocer.

Product purchases to bring up to 28 million healthy meals to food-insecure youth over the summer.

The specialty grocer is looking to hire 83 full- and part-time employees for its West Melbourne market, slated to open August 11.

The store will feature more than 800 local products from vendors in the greater D.C. area.

The natural-and-organic retailer will relocate its Amarillo, Texas, store at 7400 SW 34th Ave. to a bigger footprint at 7441 Hillside Rd. with a grand re-opening celebration on June 8.

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