Natural and Organic


Kroger Launches Recycling Program for Its Simple Truth Brand

The initiative allows customers to recycle flexible packaging not currently accepted in curbside recycling programs, including produce bags, bread bags and plastic overwrap.

Wholesalers & Distributors

UNFI, National Co+Op Announce Expanded Supply Agreement

The deal continues natural food distribution, and adds private brands and new services for 200 U.S. food co-ops.

The event, originally slated for September, is the latest trade show to cancel due to COVID-19 concerns.

Alfalfa's Local Market and Whole Foods Market have each taken over a former Lucky's Market location to expand their reach in Colorado.

The new concept, to be known as EatWell, will debut this summer with a focus on health and wellness, natural foods and the occasional splurge.

WGB talks the latest trends in natural and organics with leading producers in categories across the store.

The natural foods retailer said comps remain elevated in April as e-commerce's share explodes; long-term growth targets revealed.

Growth may have slowed for the grown-up natural and organic products industry, but e-commerce remains a channel full of youthful exuberance for everything from functional foods to supplements.

Former CEO Mike Cianciarulo named chairman as investors seek to “re-create” the brand he once led, CEO says.

The survey of more than 11,000 Americans reveals growing preferences for health-conscious and organic products in the 12th annual competition.

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