Articles http://newhope360.com/author/202281/feed/full en Unboxed: 13 healthy snacks, salad dressings and more http://newhope360.com/what-stock/unboxed-13-healthy-snacks-salad-dressings-and-more <div class="node-body gallery-body">Unboxed Edition 14: The pioneering snack foods that bridge our meals now offer protein and fiber in addition to tongue-tingling flavor. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://newhope360.com/what-stock/unboxed-13-healthy-snacks-salad-dressings-and-more" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://newhope360.com/what-stock/unboxed-13-healthy-snacks-salad-dressings-and-more#comments New Products Trends Trends to watch What to Stock Natural & Organic Retail Thu, 22 Jan 2015 20:38:00 +0000 1028841 at http://newhope360.com Animals raised for meat need a little R.E.S.P.E.C.T http://newhope360.com/supply-commentary/animals-raised-meat-need-little-respect <div class="node-body article-body">A recent report of animal cruelty in a meat research lab raises questions about future best practices.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://newhope360.com/supply-commentary/animals-raised-meat-need-little-respect" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://newhope360.com/supply-commentary/animals-raised-meat-need-little-respect#comments Food & Beverage Regulatory Supply Commentary Home Thu, 22 Jan 2015 15:29:00 +0000 1028751 at http://newhope360.com 5 trends spotted at the Winter Fancy Food Show 2015 http://newhope360.com/trends/5-trends-spotted-winter-fancy-food-show-2015 <div class="node-body gallery-body">Consumers' increasing taste for sophisticated flavors, simple ingredients and less sugar is blurring the line between the gourmet and natural food categories. That was evident as ever at the Winter Fancy Food Show. Here, we share some of our favorite cross-category finds in line with trends in the natural and organic space.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://newhope360.com/trends/5-trends-spotted-winter-fancy-food-show-2015" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://newhope360.com/trends/5-trends-spotted-winter-fancy-food-show-2015#comments New Products Trends Trends to watch Home Natural & Organic Thu, 15 Jan 2015 19:03:00 +0000 1019851 at http://newhope360.com New products for vegans, snackers and more create buzz at Fancy Food Show http://newhope360.com/what-stock/buzzing-new-products-fancy-food-show-part-2 <div class="field-deck"> Live dispatch No.2 from the Winter Fancy Food Show </div> <div class="node-body article-body">New Hope Natural Media Senior Food Editor Jenna Blumenfeld is at the Winter Fancy Food Show in San Francisco this week to scope out the newest trends in specialty and gourmet food. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://newhope360.com/what-stock/buzzing-new-products-fancy-food-show-part-2" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://newhope360.com/what-stock/buzzing-new-products-fancy-food-show-part-2#comments What to Stock Retail Tue, 13 Jan 2015 18:49:00 +0000 1019841 at http://newhope360.com Trending seaweed, algae and turmeric emerge at Winter Fancy Food Show http://newhope360.com/what-stock/trending-seaweed-algae-and-turmeric-emerge-winter-fancy-food-show <div class="field-deck"> Live dispatch No. 1 from the Winter Fancy Food Show </div> <div class="node-body article-body">At the Winter Fancy Food Show in San Francisco this week, New Hope Natural Media Senior Food Editor Jenna Blumenfeld is finding scores of new products that go beyond purely luxurious ingredients and pay homage to natural values such as conscious sourcing and Non-GMO Project Verification.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://newhope360.com/what-stock/trending-seaweed-algae-and-turmeric-emerge-winter-fancy-food-show" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://newhope360.com/what-stock/trending-seaweed-algae-and-turmeric-emerge-winter-fancy-food-show#comments Food & Beverage What to Stock Retail Mon, 12 Jan 2015 02:13:00 +0000 1016961 at http://newhope360.com Unboxed: 11 new natural bars, fruit powders, snacks and more http://newhope360.com/what-stock/unboxed-11-new-natural-frozen-meals-bars-fruit-powders-and-more <div class="node-body gallery-body">Unboxed, Edition 13: We returned from our holiday break with a pile of new natural products to review. Rich in nutrients like vitamin C, fiber and sky-high protein, each food reviewed in this gallery makes getting healthy easier. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://newhope360.com/what-stock/unboxed-11-new-natural-frozen-meals-bars-fruit-powders-and-more" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://newhope360.com/what-stock/unboxed-11-new-natural-frozen-meals-bars-fruit-powders-and-more#comments Food & Beverage New Products What to Stock Natural & Organic Retail Thu, 08 Jan 2015 12:15:00 +0000 1010201 at http://newhope360.com How one retailer courts the next generation of healthy food shoppers http://newhope360.com/retail-science/8-ways-one-retailer-courts-younger-shoppers <div class="node-body gallery-body">Stew's contains memories made while shopping with our parents because the retailer expertly engages, educates and delights children with animated entertainment, and by cultivating a fun, inviting atmosphere reminiscent of a county fair.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://newhope360.com/retail-science/8-ways-one-retailer-courts-younger-shoppers" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://newhope360.com/retail-science/8-ways-one-retailer-courts-younger-shoppers#comments Retail Science Retail Tue, 06 Jan 2015 00:45:00 +0000 1008651 at http://newhope360.com Long live pouch packaging! http://newhope360.com/finished-products/pouch-packaging-dead-long-live-pouch <div class="node-body article-body">Increasingly more brands are encasing their natural product in foil pouches. But are consumers and retailers getting pouch fatigue? Industry players weigh in on the lifespan of this ubiquitous package. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://newhope360.com/finished-products/pouch-packaging-dead-long-live-pouch" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://newhope360.com/finished-products/pouch-packaging-dead-long-live-pouch#comments Food & Beverage Finished Products Retail Fri, 02 Jan 2015 14:42:00 +0000 1008321 at http://newhope360.com Top plant water picks http://newhope360.com/beverage/top-plant-water-picks <div class="node-body gallery-body">Better-than-juice nutrition is a huge sales driver as plant-based waters gain ground. Please your customers' thirst with these selections.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://newhope360.com/beverage/top-plant-water-picks" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://newhope360.com/beverage/top-plant-water-picks#comments Beverage What to Stock Natural Living Retail Wed, 31 Dec 2014 18:17:00 +0000 1007551 at http://newhope360.com New plant waters court thirsty customers http://newhope360.com/beverage/new-plant-waters-court-thirsty-customers <div class="node-body article-body">New beverages deliver the unique tastes, benefits and stories to attract customers.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://newhope360.com/beverage/new-plant-waters-court-thirsty-customers" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://newhope360.com/beverage/new-plant-waters-court-thirsty-customers#comments Beverage Trends to watch Freemium Retail Wed, 31 Dec 2014 15:15:00 +0000 1007381 at http://newhope360.com ThinkStock 11 food trend predictions for 2015 http://newhope360.com/trends-watch/11-food-trend-predictions-2015 <div class="node-body gallery-body">From new, nutrient-dense superfoods to old, high-protein staples, here find what ingredients and special diets people will be talking about in 2015. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://newhope360.com/trends-watch/11-food-trend-predictions-2015" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://newhope360.com/trends-watch/11-food-trend-predictions-2015#comments Trends to watch Home Natural & Organic Mon, 22 Dec 2014 20:21:00 +0000 997431 at http://newhope360.com Unboxed: Top gluten-free natural products http://newhope360.com/what-stock/unboxed-top-gluten-free-natural-products <div class="node-body gallery-body">New gluten-free products coming to market today have evolved quite a bit from their sawdusty predecessors. These options are not only safe for those with celiac disease or gluten intolerance but also feature clean, short ingredient lists. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://newhope360.com/what-stock/unboxed-top-gluten-free-natural-products" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://newhope360.com/what-stock/unboxed-top-gluten-free-natural-products#comments New Products What to Stock Gluten Free Natural & Organic Retail Thu, 18 Dec 2014 20:30:00 +0000 992561 at http://newhope360.com Industry debates definition of natural http://newhope360.com/ingredients-general/industry-debates-definition-natural <div class="node-body article-body">As lawsuits multiply, industry watchdogs dash off warnings, and organic and natural camps form, we explore questioned ingredients asking: Is it natural?</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://newhope360.com/ingredients-general/industry-debates-definition-natural" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://newhope360.com/ingredients-general/industry-debates-definition-natural#comments Ingredients General Thu, 11 Dec 2014 16:57:00 +0000 993811 at http://newhope360.com National anti-GMO labeling bill could be the 'biggest food fight of 2015' http://newhope360.com/regulatory/just-label-it-focuses-gmo-labeling-efforts-washington-dc <div class="node-body article-body">Congress examines FDA's role in regulating GMO labeling; discusses a bill that would preempt state GMO labeling laws. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://newhope360.com/regulatory/just-label-it-focuses-gmo-labeling-efforts-washington-dc" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://newhope360.com/regulatory/just-label-it-focuses-gmo-labeling-efforts-washington-dc#comments Food & Beverage Regulatory Home Non-GMO Thu, 11 Dec 2014 15:37:00 +0000 990621 at http://newhope360.com Unboxed: Almonds, almonds everywhere! http://newhope360.com/what-stock/unboxed-almonds-almonds-everywhere <div class="node-body gallery-body">This week in Unboxed: Edition 12, we look at what's trending: almonds. See what yummy almond-based products we're snacking on and then get out there and sample these healthy foods and beverages yourself!</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://newhope360.com/what-stock/unboxed-almonds-almonds-everywhere" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://newhope360.com/what-stock/unboxed-almonds-almonds-everywhere#comments Trends What to Stock Natural & Organic Retail Wed, 10 Dec 2014 13:27:00 +0000 982691 at http://newhope360.com Unilever acquires Talenti, attracts gourmet consumers http://newhope360.com/news/unilever-acquires-talenti-attracts-gourmet-consumers <div class="node-body article-body">Seeking to expand its artisanal ice cream offerings, Unilever buys Talenti, the largest gelato brand in the United States. </div> <div class="field-content-focus"> <span>Content Classification:&nbsp;</span> Curated </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://newhope360.com/news/unilever-acquires-talenti-attracts-gourmet-consumers" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://newhope360.com/news/unilever-acquires-talenti-attracts-gourmet-consumers#comments News Thu, 04 Dec 2014 13:49:00 +0000 982221 at http://newhope360.com Unboxed: 11 new natural teas, granolas and more http://newhope360.com/finished-products/unboxed-11-new-natural-teas-granolas-and-more <div class="node-body gallery-body">Unboxed, Edition 11: Every week we review new natural foods and beverages and identify natural product trends. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://newhope360.com/finished-products/unboxed-11-new-natural-teas-granolas-and-more" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://newhope360.com/finished-products/unboxed-11-new-natural-teas-granolas-and-more#comments Food & Beverage Better-for-You Foods Consumer Finished Products New Products Trends to watch What to Stock Natural & Organic Retail Thu, 04 Dec 2014 11:45:00 +0000 978541 at http://newhope360.com New love for ancient grains http://newhope360.com/node/1006091 <div class="field-deck"> And what it means for the future of food </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><p>Ancient grains are crossing over. In January, General Mills will launch <strong>Cheerios + Ancient Grains</strong>, which contain oats, quinoa, Kamut wheat and spelt (and, ahem, 4 grams more sugar than Original Cheerios). <strong>Kashi </strong>will soon debut new Sprouted Grains, an addition to the brand&rsquo;s Organic Promise line. These are just two examples of the hundreds, if not thousands, of new products coming out as ancient grains mature from the bulk bins of hippie co-ops to the ingredient labels of mainstream packaged goods.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://newhope360.com/node/1006091" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://newhope360.com/node/1006091#comments Retail Commentary Business News Supplements hot Natural Living NBJ Subscriber Supply Non-GMO US Food and Beverage Regulation Mon, 01 Dec 2014 20:16:00 +0000 1006091 at http://newhope360.com Will FDA's new menu labeling rules help stem obesity? http://newhope360.com/legislation-regulation/will-fdas-new-menu-labeling-rules-help-stem-obesity <div class="node-body article-body">New FDA regulations will require calorie posting in chain restaurants, movie theaters and vending machines. But will they actually change consumer buying patterns?</div> <div class="field-content-focus"> <span>Content Classification:&nbsp;</span> Curated </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://newhope360.com/legislation-regulation/will-fdas-new-menu-labeling-rules-help-stem-obesity" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://newhope360.com/legislation-regulation/will-fdas-new-menu-labeling-rules-help-stem-obesity#comments Food & Beverage Legislation & Regulation Regulatory Home Natural & Organic Mon, 01 Dec 2014 17:40:00 +0000 977791 at http://newhope360.com Oregon set to recount votes for GMO labeling bill http://newhope360.com/food-beverage/oregon-set-recount-votes-gmo-labeling-bill <div class="node-body article-body">With just 812 votes separating Oregon from mandatory GMO labeling, a recount is in order. </div> <div class="field-content-focus"> <span>Content Classification:&nbsp;</span> Curated </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://newhope360.com/food-beverage/oregon-set-recount-votes-gmo-labeling-bill" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://newhope360.com/food-beverage/oregon-set-recount-votes-gmo-labeling-bill#comments Food & Beverage Home Tue, 25 Nov 2014 23:35:00 +0000 974111 at http://newhope360.com A closer look at 2014 Expo East NEXTY Food & Beverage Award winner Radicle Salads http://newhope360.com/natural-products-expo-east-2014/radicle-greens <div class="node-body article-body">Radicle Salads receives a Natural Products Expo East NEXTY Award (Editors' Choice) for its packaged living salads that could potentially cut food waste and encourage home harvesting.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://newhope360.com/natural-products-expo-east-2014/radicle-greens" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://newhope360.com/natural-products-expo-east-2014/radicle-greens#comments Food & Beverage Natural Products Expo East 2014 Retail Fri, 21 Nov 2014 12:00:00 +0000 968421 at http://newhope360.com Unboxed: 11 new natural waters, snacks and more http://newhope360.com/new-products/unboxed-11-new-natural-waters-snacks-and-more <div class="node-body gallery-body">This week in Unboxed: Edition 10, we review new natural products that exemplify consumer tastes for simple ingredients that can be prepared with little time or thought, from frozen gluten-free meals to plant-based waters.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://newhope360.com/new-products/unboxed-11-new-natural-waters-snacks-and-more" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://newhope360.com/new-products/unboxed-11-new-natural-waters-snacks-and-more#comments Food & Beverage Food Grocery New Products Trends to watch Home Natural & Organic Tue, 18 Nov 2014 20:15:00 +0000 960671 at http://newhope360.com 17 natural food & beverage staples we can't live without http://newhope360.com/food-beverage/17-natural-food-beverage-staples-we-cant-live-without <div class="node-body gallery-body">Regardless of the hottest natural food and beverage trends, there are products that continue to show up in our shopping carts week after week. Here, from organic sriracha to non-GMO kombucha to gluten-free pizza crust, find the best natural product staples that we can't live without. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://newhope360.com/food-beverage/17-natural-food-beverage-staples-we-cant-live-without" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://newhope360.com/food-beverage/17-natural-food-beverage-staples-we-cant-live-without#comments Food & Beverage Beverage Food Grocery Home Wed, 12 Nov 2014 18:53:00 +0000 955541 at http://newhope360.com After Colorado's defeat, natural industry weighs next steps for GMO labeling http://newhope360.com/food-beverage/after-colorados-defeat-natural-industry-weighs-next-steps-gmo-labeling <div class="node-body article-body">With Colorado's failed Proposition 105, and the verdict on Oregon's Measure 92 too close to officially call, natural industry thought leaders share next steps for GMO labeling.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://newhope360.com/food-beverage/after-colorados-defeat-natural-industry-weighs-next-steps-gmo-labeling" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://newhope360.com/food-beverage/after-colorados-defeat-natural-industry-weighs-next-steps-gmo-labeling#comments Food & Beverage Ingredients General Regulatory Home Natural & Organic Non-GMO Wed, 12 Nov 2014 13:30:00 +0000 956051 at http://newhope360.com New documentary highlights food waste http://newhope360.com/food-beverage/new-documentary-highlights-food-waste <div class="node-body video-body">Just Eat It, a new documentary by Peg Leg Films, illuminates the prevalence of food waste by exploring why it occurs in the first place. </div> <div class="field-content-focus"> <span>Content Classification:&nbsp;</span> Curated </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://newhope360.com/food-beverage/new-documentary-highlights-food-waste" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://newhope360.com/food-beverage/new-documentary-highlights-food-waste#comments Food & Beverage Ingredients General Natural & Organic Retail Mon, 10 Nov 2014 17:05:00 +0000 953751 at http://newhope360.com Unboxed: 9 new oils, breakfasts, coffees and more http://newhope360.com/grocery/unboxed-9-new-oils-breakfasts-coffees-and-more <div class="node-body gallery-body">Unboxed, Edition 9: This week in unboxed, we found new products that help make our lives healthier, more productive, and tastier. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://newhope360.com/grocery/unboxed-9-new-oils-breakfasts-coffees-and-more" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://newhope360.com/grocery/unboxed-9-new-oils-breakfasts-coffees-and-more#comments Food & Beverage Grocery New Products Natural & Organic Retail Tue, 04 Nov 2014 22:31:00 +0000 943991 at http://newhope360.com Hey, hot stuff! 5 sauces your customers will love http://newhope360.com/what-stock/hey-hot-stuff-5-sauces-your-customers-will-love <div class="node-body gallery-body">Hot peppers mingle with sweet fruits, ethnic spices and more to fuel American’s obsession for fiery condiments. According to IBIS World, hot sauce production increased 3.6 percent in the United States from 2009 to 2014. Here are five to heat up your sales. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://newhope360.com/what-stock/hey-hot-stuff-5-sauces-your-customers-will-love" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://newhope360.com/what-stock/hey-hot-stuff-5-sauces-your-customers-will-love#comments Trends to watch What to Stock Freemium Retail Sat, 01 Nov 2014 14:25:00 +0000 944361 at http://newhope360.com Spicy sauces gain traction with natural customers http://newhope360.com/trends-watch/spicy-sauces-gain-traction-natural-customers <div class="node-body article-body">Both hot sauces and spiced condiments are experiencing solid growth. In 2013, sales surpassed $129 million, a 16.6 percent increase over 2012, according to Nutrition Business Journal. We explore why they're hot and which ones you might want to stock.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://newhope360.com/trends-watch/spicy-sauces-gain-traction-natural-customers" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://newhope360.com/trends-watch/spicy-sauces-gain-traction-natural-customers#comments Trends to watch Freemium Retail Sat, 01 Nov 2014 12:50:00 +0000 944341 at http://newhope360.com Brad Bartholomew Jimmy Kimmel reveals how confused people really are about GMOs http://newhope360.com/food-beverage/jimmy-kimmel-reveals-GMO-confusion <div class="node-body video-body">Research shows that 92 percent of Americans want genetically modified organisms labeled in food products. But do consumers truly know what they are? Or why they're controversial?</div> <div class="field-content-focus"> <span>Content Classification:&nbsp;</span> Curated </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://newhope360.com/food-beverage/jimmy-kimmel-reveals-GMO-confusion" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://newhope360.com/food-beverage/jimmy-kimmel-reveals-GMO-confusion#comments Food & Beverage Consumer Trends to watch Home Natural & Organic Non-GMO Thu, 30 Oct 2014 16:39:00 +0000 941611 at http://newhope360.com When conventional brands adopt natural industry values http://newhope360.com/commentary/when-conventional-brands-adopt-natural-industry-values <div class="node-body article-body">When conventional brands like McDonald's and Cheerios adopt natural industry values and morals, inauthenticity ensues. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://newhope360.com/commentary/when-conventional-brands-adopt-natural-industry-values" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://newhope360.com/commentary/when-conventional-brands-adopt-natural-industry-values#comments Commentary Food & Beverage Better-for-You Foods Finished Products Natural & Organic Wed, 29 Oct 2014 20:34:00 +0000 940481 at http://newhope360.com Which food rating system is best? http://newhope360.com/food-beverage/which-food-rating-system-best <div class="node-body gallery-body">In light of the Environmental Working Group's recently launched food scoring system, we wonder: How does it stack up against existing food ratings? Here, find the pros and cons of food labeling systems that have been voluntarily adopted by manufacturers and retailers over the years. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://newhope360.com/food-beverage/which-food-rating-system-best" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://newhope360.com/food-beverage/which-food-rating-system-best#comments Food & Beverage Better-for-You Foods Home Natural & Organic Wed, 29 Oct 2014 12:27:00 +0000 936881 at http://newhope360.com EWG launches new food scoring system http://newhope360.com/food-beverage/ewg-launches-new-food-scoring-system <div class="node-body video-body">EWG's new food scoring system holistically examines food products. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://newhope360.com/food-beverage/ewg-launches-new-food-scoring-system" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://newhope360.com/food-beverage/ewg-launches-new-food-scoring-system#comments Food & Beverage News Home Natural & Organic Tue, 28 Oct 2014 16:15:00 +0000 936331 at http://newhope360.com Debunking 3 anti-GMO labeling ad claims http://newhope360.com/food-beverage/debunking-3-anti-gmo-labeling-ad-claims <div class="node-body article-body">Anti-GMO labeling campaigns are outspending advocates by more than 3 to 1 to get their negative messages about GMO labeling out to Colorado and Oregon residents. Longtime anti-GMO expert Steve Hoffman is here to help clear up some of the claims their ads make.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://newhope360.com/food-beverage/debunking-3-anti-gmo-labeling-ad-claims" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://newhope360.com/food-beverage/debunking-3-anti-gmo-labeling-ad-claims#comments Food & Beverage Non-GMO Regulatory Home Natural & Organic Non-GMO Wed, 22 Oct 2014 17:02:00 +0000 929431 at http://newhope360.com Unboxed: 6 new cereals, snacks, beverages and more http://newhope360.com/trends-watch/unboxed-6-new-cereals-snacks-beverages-and-more <div class="node-body gallery-body">Unboxed 8: This week on Unboxed, ancient grains reigned. Both hot and cold cereals employed the nutritional power of chia, amaranth, KAMUT wheat, flax seed, and ramón—coffee-flavored seeds that hail from Central America.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://newhope360.com/trends-watch/unboxed-6-new-cereals-snacks-beverages-and-more" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://newhope360.com/trends-watch/unboxed-6-new-cereals-snacks-beverages-and-more#comments Finished Products Food Trends to watch Home Natural & Organic Tue, 21 Oct 2014 22:58:00 +0000 927641 at http://newhope360.com Chipotle, Ben & Jerry's reinvigorate GMO labeling efforts http://newhope360.com/non-gmo/chipotle-ben-jerrys-reinvigorate-gmo-labeling-efforts <div class="node-body article-body">Just weeks before the November election, natural industry companies energize Colorado and Oregon's GMO labeling bills by publically supporting the initiatives. </div> <div class="field-content-focus"> <span>Content Classification:&nbsp;</span> Curated </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://newhope360.com/non-gmo/chipotle-ben-jerrys-reinvigorate-gmo-labeling-efforts" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://newhope360.com/non-gmo/chipotle-ben-jerrys-reinvigorate-gmo-labeling-efforts#comments Non-GMO Home Wed, 15 Oct 2014 16:59:00 +0000 920401 at http://newhope360.com Unboxed: 7 new soups, snacks, mixes and more http://newhope360.com/food/unboxed-7-new-soups-snacks-mixes-and-more <div class="node-body gallery-body">This week's Unboxed includes great package redesigns, healthy snacks with straightforward ingredients, new USDA Organic certifications and more.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://newhope360.com/food/unboxed-7-new-soups-snacks-mixes-and-more" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://newhope360.com/food/unboxed-7-new-soups-snacks-mixes-and-more#comments Food & Beverage Finished Products Food Grocery New Products Trends to watch What to Stock Natural & Organic Retail Tue, 14 Oct 2014 17:50:00 +0000 914631 at http://newhope360.com Crickets on a (JetBlue) plane! http://newhope360.com/finished-products/crickets-jetblue-plane <div class="node-body article-body">Starting in 2015, JetBlue will offer snack boxes that contain EXO cricket bars. Here's why the natural industry should celebrate. </div> <div class="field-content-focus"> <span>Content Classification:&nbsp;</span> Curated </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://newhope360.com/finished-products/crickets-jetblue-plane" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://newhope360.com/finished-products/crickets-jetblue-plane#comments Food & Beverage Finished Products Trends to watch Home Mon, 13 Oct 2014 19:36:00 +0000 917001 at http://newhope360.com How the non-GMO movement came to be [Timeline] http://newhope360.com/non-gmo/how-non-gmo-movement-came-be-timeline <div class="node-body article-body">How did GMOs work their way into our food supply anyway? This timeline provides a comprehensive understanding of where the non-GMO movement has been—and where it's going.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://newhope360.com/non-gmo/how-non-gmo-movement-came-be-timeline" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://newhope360.com/non-gmo/how-non-gmo-movement-came-be-timeline#comments News & Analysis Non-GMO Regulatory Home Wed, 08 Oct 2014 18:43:00 +0000 910991 at http://newhope360.com Unboxed: 11 new natural sweeteners, breakfasts, milks and more http://newhope360.com/food/unboxed-11-new-natural-sweeteners-breakfasts-milks-and-more <div class="node-body gallery-body">Unboxed, Edition 6: In this gallery series, each week Senior Food Editor Jenna Blumenfeld unboxes the piles of natural and organic products she receives to provide her opinion and identify food trends. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://newhope360.com/food/unboxed-11-new-natural-sweeteners-breakfasts-milks-and-more" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://newhope360.com/food/unboxed-11-new-natural-sweeteners-breakfasts-milks-and-more#comments Finished Products Food Grocery New Ingredients New Products Trends to watch Natural & Organic Retail Fri, 03 Oct 2014 16:10:00 +0000 904611 at http://newhope360.com Monsanto donates $6.2 million to Colorado and Oregon GMO labeling bills http://newhope360.com/non-gmo/monsanto-donates-62-million-colorado-and-oregon-gmo-labeling-bills <div class="node-body article-body">With November voting a mere month away, biotech and conventional food brands are ramping up campaign spending to prevent Oregon and Colorado from passing GMO labeling laws. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://newhope360.com/non-gmo/monsanto-donates-62-million-colorado-and-oregon-gmo-labeling-bills" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://newhope360.com/non-gmo/monsanto-donates-62-million-colorado-and-oregon-gmo-labeling-bills#comments News Non-GMO Home Natural & Organic Non-GMO Wed, 01 Oct 2014 22:00:00 +0000 901411 at http://newhope360.com Non-GMO initiatives and products gain traction http://newhope360.com/retail-commentary/non-gmo-initiatives-and-products-gain-traction <div class="node-body article-body">Sales of Non-GMO Project Verified products grew a whopping 99 percent in 2013.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://newhope360.com/retail-commentary/non-gmo-initiatives-and-products-gain-traction" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://newhope360.com/retail-commentary/non-gmo-initiatives-and-products-gain-traction#comments Retail Commentary Freemium Retail Mon, 29 Sep 2014 23:41:00 +0000 897911 at http://newhope360.com ThinkStock Top beverage finds from Expo East 2014 http://newhope360.com/trends-watch/top-beverage-finds-expo-east-2014 <div class="node-body gallery-body">From veggie-filled smoothies to coffee-flavored kombucha, Editor in Chief Elisa Bosley and Senior Food Editor Jenna Blumenfeld were impressed with the clean ingredients and functionality of top drinkable finds.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://newhope360.com/trends-watch/top-beverage-finds-expo-east-2014" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://newhope360.com/trends-watch/top-beverage-finds-expo-east-2014#comments Food & Beverage Beverages Trends to watch What to Stock Home Mon, 29 Sep 2014 22:56:00 +0000 897861 at http://newhope360.com Savor these delicious un-canny soup flavors http://newhope360.com/trends-watch/savor-these-delicious-un-canny-soup-flavors <div class="node-body gallery-body">Stock warm new natural soup options to heat up sales.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://newhope360.com/trends-watch/savor-these-delicious-un-canny-soup-flavors" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://newhope360.com/trends-watch/savor-these-delicious-un-canny-soup-flavors#comments Food Trends to watch What to Stock Freemium Retail Fri, 26 Sep 2014 01:50:00 +0000 894301 at http://newhope360.com Feature fall's newest soup flavors in your store http://newhope360.com/trends-watch/ladle-bowl-falls-newest-soup-flavors <div class="node-body article-body">Trendy packaging, inspired flavors and ultra-fresh ingredients reinvigorate a weary category.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://newhope360.com/trends-watch/ladle-bowl-falls-newest-soup-flavors" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://newhope360.com/trends-watch/ladle-bowl-falls-newest-soup-flavors#comments New Ingredients Trends to watch Retail Fri, 26 Sep 2014 01:18:00 +0000 894261 at http://newhope360.com NFM photo 5 minutes: Rooftop farming possible for retailers of all sizes http://newhope360.com/trends-watch/5-minutes-rooftop-farming-possible-retailers-all-sizes <div class="node-body article-body">From traditional row farming to hydroponics, many design possibilities exist for rooftop food production methods. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://newhope360.com/trends-watch/5-minutes-rooftop-farming-possible-retailers-all-sizes" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://newhope360.com/trends-watch/5-minutes-rooftop-farming-possible-retailers-all-sizes#comments Trends to watch Freemium Retail Thu, 25 Sep 2014 23:46:00 +0000 894161 at http://newhope360.com ThinkStock Top food and beverage trends at Expo East 2014 http://newhope360.com/trends-watch/top-food-and-beverage-trends-expo-east-2014 <div class="node-body video-body">Watch as food editors Elisa Bosley and Jenna Blumenfeld offer up their stomachs to sample everything from bug bars to chickpea pasta at Natural Products Expo East 2014. Their goal? Identify the most exciting trends in the natural products industry. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://newhope360.com/trends-watch/top-food-and-beverage-trends-expo-east-2014" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://newhope360.com/trends-watch/top-food-and-beverage-trends-expo-east-2014#comments Finished Products New Products Trends to watch What to Stock Natural & Organic Retail Wed, 24 Sep 2014 16:36:00 +0000 891481 at http://newhope360.com 15 best packages at Natural Products Expo East 2014 http://newhope360.com/new-products/15-best-packages-natural-products-expo-east-2014 <div class="node-body gallery-body">They say you shouldn't judge a book by it's cover. But food products? That's a different story. Here find the most effective packaging designs from Natural Products Expo East 2014. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://newhope360.com/new-products/15-best-packages-natural-products-expo-east-2014" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://newhope360.com/new-products/15-best-packages-natural-products-expo-east-2014#comments Food & Beverage Beverages Finished Products Grocery New Products Home Wed, 24 Sep 2014 16:16:00 +0000 891471 at http://newhope360.com Overheard at Expo East: non-GMO confusion persists http://newhope360.com/food-beverage/overheard-expo-east-non-gmo-confusion-persists <div class="node-body article-body">An incident at Natural Products Expo East 2014 reveals that the mantra "organic means non-GMO" must still be enforced. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://newhope360.com/food-beverage/overheard-expo-east-non-gmo-confusion-persists" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://newhope360.com/food-beverage/overheard-expo-east-non-gmo-confusion-persists#comments Food & Beverage Non-GMO Home Natural & Organic Non-GMO Tue, 23 Sep 2014 16:22:00 +0000 889611 at http://newhope360.com 5@5: Food brands focus on men; USDA finds more genetically modified wheat http://newhope360.com/node/888571 <div class="node-body article-body">Each day at 5 p.m. we collect the five top natural news headlines of the day, making it easy for you to catch up on today's most important natural products industry news. Today's natural news docket includes: Fresh produce and prepared foods generate tons of waste (literally!) for retailers; food brands target men with packaging and products; genetically engineered wheat found in Montana.</div> <div class="field-content-focus"> <span>Content Classification:&nbsp;</span> Curated </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://newhope360.com/node/888571" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://newhope360.com/node/888571#comments News Home Natural & Organic Mon, 22 Sep 2014 20:57:00 +0000 888571 at http://newhope360.com 14 trending vegan products from Natural Products Expo East 2014 http://newhope360.com/14-trending-expo-east-vegan-products <div class="node-body gallery-body">Natural Products Expo East 2014 was awash with products catering to vegan diets. From cashew cheese to broccoli-containing french fries, smart product formulations and short ingredient lists dominated the vegan category.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://newhope360.com/14-trending-expo-east-vegan-products" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://newhope360.com/14-trending-expo-east-vegan-products#comments Food & Beverage Ingredients General Better-for-You Foods Food Trends to watch What to Stock Retail Mon, 22 Sep 2014 00:18:00 +0000 887221 at http://newhope360.com