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Retailers

Minor Cannabinoids Bring Innovation to CBD Category

Pending approval, industry may see new and different items sold at the mainstream store level this year.

Wellness

CBD Market Finds Power in Powders

Easy to add to food, beverages or directly on the tongue, dissolvables offer convenience to on-the-go consumers.

Burgeoning category is expected to reach $629 million by year’s end.

Consumers continue to reel in fresh seafood in grocery stores. Traditionally not the best-selling protein, fresh seafood saw its popularity soar in 2020 as consumers were limited to cooking at home...

A growing number of cultured-meat players worldwide are seeing investment from venture-capital firms as well as conventional meat producers as interest in more-sustainable meat production rises.

Expect to see 'explosive growth' in skincare products for one, says an industry trends watcher.

With everything from CBD lotions to facial cleanser gaining traction, the market is forecasted to reach $720 million this year.

Sales of products containing CBD have grown four times faster this year than CPG products overall, market analysts IRI and BDSA find.

The mega-retailer's recently inked deal with Saladworks parent company WOWorks and Ghost Kitchen Brands could lead to 1,000 of the fast casual Saladworks in Walmart locations by the end of 2022.

Retailers and consumers are paying more attention to nontoxic wellness.

Heinen's has launched Club Fx, an innovative health and wellness program that includes dietitians who will assess the nutritional value of shoppers' carts and pantries.

The pandemic drives sales in cookware and cleaning products for consumers confined to, and investing in, their homes.

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