Articles http://newhope360.com/author/42251/feed/full en Use hashtags to attract customers http://newhope360.com/marketing/use-hashtags-attract-customers <div class="node-body article-body">Use the categorization power of the hashtag to network with customers and get the word out about your products and services. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://newhope360.com/marketing/use-hashtags-attract-customers" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://newhope360.com/marketing/use-hashtags-attract-customers#comments Managing Your Business Managing Your Retail Business Marketing Freemium Retail Mon, 30 Jun 2014 14:33:00 +0000 789981 at http://newhope360.com Thinkstock 5 ways to respond to customers on Twitter http://newhope360.com/managing-your-business/5-ways-respond-customers-twitter <div class="node-body article-body">Engaging with customers through social media can add yet another notch to your customer service skills belt. Here's all the ways to do it via Twitter. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://newhope360.com/managing-your-business/5-ways-respond-customers-twitter" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://newhope360.com/managing-your-business/5-ways-respond-customers-twitter#comments Managing Your Business Freemium Retail Wed, 04 Jun 2014 23:35:00 +0000 761011 at http://newhope360.com Attract Facebook followers with a ‘likes’ campaign http://newhope360.com/marketing/attract-facebook-followers-likes-campaign <div class="node-body article-body">Create a Facebook likes campaign with these easy-to-follow instructions.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://newhope360.com/marketing/attract-facebook-followers-likes-campaign" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://newhope360.com/marketing/attract-facebook-followers-likes-campaign#comments Managing Your Business Managing Your Retail Business Marketing Freemium Retail Wed, 30 Apr 2014 19:35:00 +0000 718351 at http://newhope360.com Create shareable images for social media http://newhope360.com/marketing/create-shareable-images-social-media <div class="node-body article-body">Images are the most shared item on social media. Here are some tips to help you find and post images that will go viral. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://newhope360.com/marketing/create-shareable-images-social-media" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://newhope360.com/marketing/create-shareable-images-social-media#comments Marketing Freemium Retail Wed, 02 Apr 2014 03:10:00 +0000 683081 at http://newhope360.com 3 Facebook Page Insights worth checking http://newhope360.com/managing-your-business/3-facebook-page-insights-worth-checking <div class="node-body article-body">Use these Facebook analytics tools, all free and easily available, to make sure the time you spend on the social media site more effective and efficient. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://newhope360.com/managing-your-business/3-facebook-page-insights-worth-checking" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://newhope360.com/managing-your-business/3-facebook-page-insights-worth-checking#comments Managing Your Business Natural Products Expo West 2014 Freemium Retail Sat, 01 Mar 2014 12:00:00 +0000 630391 at http://newhope360.com 5 steps to attract Pinterest attention with guest pinners http://newhope360.com/marketing/5-steps-attract-pinterest-attention-guest-pinners <div class="node-body article-body">Expand your Pinterest power by adding guest pinners. Here's how.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://newhope360.com/marketing/5-steps-attract-pinterest-attention-guest-pinners" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://newhope360.com/marketing/5-steps-attract-pinterest-attention-guest-pinners#comments Managing Your Business Managing Your Retail Business Marketing Freemium Retail Sat, 01 Feb 2014 17:48:00 +0000 607421 at http://newhope360.com 10 social media marketing tips for retailers http://newhope360.com/marketing/10-social-media-marketing-tips-retailers <div class="node-body article-body">Follow these 10 tips to develop a social media strategy that puts your customers first. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://newhope360.com/marketing/10-social-media-marketing-tips-retailers" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://newhope360.com/marketing/10-social-media-marketing-tips-retailers#comments Natural Products Expo West 2014 Marketing Freemium Sat, 25 Jan 2014 00:51:00 +0000 597731 at http://newhope360.com 5 tips to run a successful Facebook giveaway http://newhope360.com/managing-your-business/5-tips-run-successful-facebook-giveaway <div class="node-body article-body">Facebook makes it easier than ever to attract more customers to your page by running a giveaway. Use these 5 tips to get started. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://newhope360.com/managing-your-business/5-tips-run-successful-facebook-giveaway" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://newhope360.com/managing-your-business/5-tips-run-successful-facebook-giveaway#comments Managing Your Business Freemium Retail Wed, 27 Nov 2013 18:34:00 +0000 533361 at http://newhope360.com 5 scripts to use for customer service on social media http://newhope360.com/customer-service/5-scripts-use-customer-service-social-media <div class="node-body article-body">Are you prepared to answer customer complaints publicly over social media. Use these tips to for grace and eloquence in 140 characters or less. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://newhope360.com/customer-service/5-scripts-use-customer-service-social-media" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://newhope360.com/customer-service/5-scripts-use-customer-service-social-media#comments Customer Service Freemium Retail Thu, 31 Oct 2013 17:07:00 +0000 496791 at http://newhope360.com 3 creative Instagram video ideas for natural retailers http://newhope360.com/trends/3-creative-instagram-video-ideas-natural-retailers <div class="node-body article-body">Using video to connect with shoppers isn't as tough as you may think. Grab your smartphone and have fun with these simple ideas.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://newhope360.com/trends/3-creative-instagram-video-ideas-natural-retailers" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://newhope360.com/trends/3-creative-instagram-video-ideas-natural-retailers#comments Trends Freemium Retail Thu, 19 Sep 2013 19:28:00 +0000 440951 at http://newhope360.com 5 easy ways to expand your Facebook fans http://newhope360.com/trends/5-easy-ways-expand-your-facebook-fans <div class="node-body article-body">Looking for ways to network that don't take much time or money? Check out these 5 suggestions on how to increase traffic to your Facebook page. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://newhope360.com/trends/5-easy-ways-expand-your-facebook-fans" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://newhope360.com/trends/5-easy-ways-expand-your-facebook-fans#comments Trends Retail Tue, 03 Sep 2013 16:42:00 +0000 419041 at http://newhope360.com 5 free ways to track your shoppers' chatter on social media http://newhope360.com/consumer/5-free-ways-track-your-shoppers-chatter-social-media <div class="node-body article-body">Curious about what customers are saying about your store online? Use these resources to monitor social chatter. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://newhope360.com/consumer/5-free-ways-track-your-shoppers-chatter-social-media" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://newhope360.com/consumer/5-free-ways-track-your-shoppers-chatter-social-media#comments Consumer Freemium Retail Mon, 24 Jun 2013 19:36:00 +0000 331521 at http://newhope360.com How to grow your Facebook audience with low-cost ads http://newhope360.com/technology/how-grow-your-facebook-audience-low-cost-ads <div class="node-body article-body">If you've been posting on Facebook without seeing your audience grow, it might be time to invest a little money. Here's why. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://newhope360.com/technology/how-grow-your-facebook-audience-low-cost-ads" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://newhope360.com/technology/how-grow-your-facebook-audience-low-cost-ads#comments Technology Retail Fri, 31 May 2013 22:38:00 +0000 307921 at http://newhope360.com 5 online ways to cater to multicultural shoppers http://newhope360.com/customer-service/5-online-ways-cater-multicultural-shoppers <div class="node-body article-body">Organic shoppers? Check. Gluten-free shoppers? Check. Halal shoppers? Hmm. Use these tips to cater to your store's diverse audience. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://newhope360.com/customer-service/5-online-ways-cater-multicultural-shoppers" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://newhope360.com/customer-service/5-online-ways-cater-multicultural-shoppers#comments Customer Service Technology Retail Retailing Wed, 24 Apr 2013 21:57:00 +0000 302611 at http://newhope360.com 52% of Americans believe in-store prices are higher than online charges http://newhope360.com/technology/52-americans-believe-store-prices-are-higher-online-charges <div class="node-body article-body">These surprising social-media statistics could help you grow your retail business, but first you must take action. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://newhope360.com/technology/52-americans-believe-store-prices-are-higher-online-charges" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://newhope360.com/technology/52-americans-believe-store-prices-are-higher-online-charges#comments Managing Your Business Technology Retail Mon, 01 Apr 2013 23:37:00 +0000 299631 at http://newhope360.com 10 natural vegan crossover products for meat & dairy eaters http://newhope360.com/food-amp-beverage/10-natural-vegan-crossover-products-meat-dairy-eaters <div class="node-body gallery-body">After countless samples of sweet, spicy and savory plant-based foods at Expo West 2013, we've narrowed it down to 10 new products that would please even meat- and dairy-loving palates. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://newhope360.com/food-amp-beverage/10-natural-vegan-crossover-products-meat-dairy-eaters" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://newhope360.com/food-amp-beverage/10-natural-vegan-crossover-products-meat-dairy-eaters#comments Food & Beverage Food What to Stock Babies and Children Gluten Free Home Vegetarian Wed, 13 Mar 2013 20:10:00 +0000 297722 at http://newhope360.com 12 natural pet trends spotted at Expo West 2013 http://newhope360.com/health/12-natural-pet-trends-spotted-expo-west-2013 <div class="node-body gallery-body">What's perking up the natural pet industry? These 12 products and companies promise better health and wellness for four-legged friends.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://newhope360.com/health/12-natural-pet-trends-spotted-expo-west-2013" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://newhope360.com/health/12-natural-pet-trends-spotted-expo-west-2013#comments Health News & Analysis Pets What to Stock Babies and Children Healthy Aging Healthy Pets Home Men Women Tue, 12 Mar 2013 21:41:00 +0000 297502 at http://newhope360.com 30 eye-catching package designs from Expo West 2013 http://newhope360.com/news/30-eye-catching-package-designs-expo-west-2013 <div class="node-body gallery-body">How do you stand out on shelf? These 30 companies at Natural Products Expo West 2013 have figured out a way through color and attention-grabbing typography.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://newhope360.com/news/30-eye-catching-package-designs-expo-west-2013" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://newhope360.com/news/30-eye-catching-package-designs-expo-west-2013#comments Tradeshows Food & Beverage News News & Analysis What to Stock Babies and Children Gluten Free Home Vegetarian Tue, 12 Mar 2013 19:28:00 +0000 297482 at http://newhope360.com 6 drool-worthy vegan & raw foods from Expo West 2013 http://newhope360.com/food-amp-beverage/6-drool-worthy-vegan-raw-foods-expo-west-2013 <div class="node-body gallery-body">From meatless fake-outs to "raw and delicious" together in the same sentence, this year's vegan variety at Natural Products Expo West didn't disappoint.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://newhope360.com/food-amp-beverage/6-drool-worthy-vegan-raw-foods-expo-west-2013" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://newhope360.com/food-amp-beverage/6-drool-worthy-vegan-raw-foods-expo-west-2013#comments Food & Beverage Gluten Free Home Vegetarian Mon, 11 Mar 2013 21:58:00 +0000 297342 at http://newhope360.com Brad's Raw Foods' $10M entrepreneurial advice http://newhope360.com/food-amp-beverage/brads-raw-foods-10m-entrepreneurial-advice <div class="node-body article-body">Founder Brad Gruno shares how his seven-day-a-week sampling strategy paid off, plus the details on his newest product line launch—for pets!</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://newhope360.com/food-amp-beverage/brads-raw-foods-10m-entrepreneurial-advice" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://newhope360.com/food-amp-beverage/brads-raw-foods-10m-entrepreneurial-advice#comments Food & Beverage Gluten Free Retail Vegetarian Fri, 22 Feb 2013 23:50:00 +0000 294291 at http://newhope360.com 5 ways Pinterest can increase your store's sales http://newhope360.com/marketing/5-ways-pinterest-can-increase-your-stores-sales <div class="node-body article-body">The latest way to capitalize on the social network that’s not going away is to use its newly launched Pinterest for Business. Here's how.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://newhope360.com/marketing/5-ways-pinterest-can-increase-your-stores-sales" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://newhope360.com/marketing/5-ways-pinterest-can-increase-your-stores-sales#comments Marketing Retail Thu, 21 Feb 2013 23:54:00 +0000 294041 at http://newhope360.com Surviving Shark Tank: 2 natural companies share advice http://newhope360.com/managing-your-business/surviving-shark-tank-2-natural-companies-share-advice <div class="node-body article-body">Want to get a free $1 million PR campaign for your product? Natural businesses that have been-there-done-that on Shark Tank share advice. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://newhope360.com/managing-your-business/surviving-shark-tank-2-natural-companies-share-advice" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://newhope360.com/managing-your-business/surviving-shark-tank-2-natural-companies-share-advice#comments Managing Your Business Home Fri, 15 Feb 2013 13:00:00 +0000 292781 at http://newhope360.com 30 attendee tips to make the most of Expo West http://newhope360.com/news/30-attendee-tips-make-most-expo-west <div class="node-body article-body">From comfortable shoes to taking vitamin B12, here's the best show-going advice from seasoned attendees of Natural Products Expo West.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://newhope360.com/news/30-attendee-tips-make-most-expo-west" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://newhope360.com/news/30-attendee-tips-make-most-expo-west#comments Tradeshows News Home Mon, 11 Feb 2013 23:08:00 +0000 292231 at http://newhope360.com What's more important: standout packaging or standout flavor? http://newhope360.com/food-amp-beverage/whats-more-important-standout-packaging-or-standout-flavor <div class="node-body article-body">For food entrepreneurs entering the natural industry, one question reigns supreme: Do I hook my potential customer on packaging or on flavor?</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://newhope360.com/food-amp-beverage/whats-more-important-standout-packaging-or-standout-flavor" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://newhope360.com/food-amp-beverage/whats-more-important-standout-packaging-or-standout-flavor#comments Food & Beverage Gluten Free Home Vegetarian Mon, 11 Feb 2013 17:50:00 +0000 292181 at http://newhope360.com 9 lessons learned from a massive natural food rebrand http://newhope360.com/managing-your-business/9-lessons-learned-massive-natural-food-rebrand <div class="node-body article-body">Chart your rebranding course with advice from dairy-free category leader Galaxy Nutritional Foods and its new GO Veggie! brand.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://newhope360.com/managing-your-business/9-lessons-learned-massive-natural-food-rebrand" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://newhope360.com/managing-your-business/9-lessons-learned-massive-natural-food-rebrand#comments Food & Beverage Managing Your Business Gluten Free Home Vegetarian Thu, 07 Feb 2013 17:13:00 +0000 291851 at http://newhope360.com Galaxy Nutritional Foods 5 key leadership traits for women in naturals http://newhope360.com/managing-your-business/5-key-leadership-traits-women-naturals <div class="node-body article-body">Embrace these five tips as a woman in the natural industry to advance both your career and the careers of your female colleagues.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://newhope360.com/managing-your-business/5-key-leadership-traits-women-naturals" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://newhope360.com/managing-your-business/5-key-leadership-traits-women-naturals#comments Managing Your Business Trends Trends to watch Home Tue, 05 Feb 2013 17:57:00 +0000 291511 at http://newhope360.com Award-winning industry legend sums up 40 years in natural distribution http://newhope360.com/news/award-winning-industry-legend-sums-40-years-natural-distribution <div class="node-body article-body">From college to a lifelong career at Tree of Life, Greg Leonard shares what has changed and what he hopes for the future of natural products.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://newhope360.com/news/award-winning-industry-legend-sums-40-years-natural-distribution" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://newhope360.com/news/award-winning-industry-legend-sums-40-years-natural-distribution#comments News News & Analysis Home News Mon, 04 Feb 2013 18:44:00 +0000 291191 at http://newhope360.com Greg Leonard (holding award) accepts the Southeast Natural Products Association President's Award. (Photo courtesy of Greg Leonard) 18 tips for smarter natural product branding http://newhope360.com/managing-your-business/18-tips-smarter-natural-product-branding <div class="node-body article-body">Before you brand—or rebrand—here's what natural industry branding pros want you to keep in mind.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://newhope360.com/managing-your-business/18-tips-smarter-natural-product-branding" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://newhope360.com/managing-your-business/18-tips-smarter-natural-product-branding#comments Managing Your Business New Products Home Product Development Mon, 04 Feb 2013 13:00:00 +0000 290641 at http://newhope360.com Most common supplement health claims to avoid & what to say instead http://newhope360.com/supplements/most-common-supplement-health-claims-avoid-what-say-instead <div class="node-body gallery-body">Avoid FDA altercations and do right by consumers with this guide to the most common disease claims that are used and abused on supplements.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://newhope360.com/supplements/most-common-supplement-health-claims-avoid-what-say-instead" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://newhope360.com/supplements/most-common-supplement-health-claims-avoid-what-say-instead#comments Managing Your Retail Business Customer Service Supplements Babies and Children Supply Supplements Wed, 30 Jan 2013 23:07:00 +0000 290631 at http://newhope360.com 7 pet nutrition trends that will change the market in 2013 http://newhope360.com/trends-watch/7-pet-nutrition-trends-will-change-market-2013 <div class="node-body article-body">Stay on trend with tips from pet trendologists to predict how consumers plan to shop for their furry (and scaley) friends this year.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://newhope360.com/trends-watch/7-pet-nutrition-trends-will-change-market-2013" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://newhope360.com/trends-watch/7-pet-nutrition-trends-will-change-market-2013#comments Finished Products Pets Trends to watch Healthy Pets Home Pets Tue, 29 Jan 2013 22:19:00 +0000 290291 at http://newhope360.com Tips to go non-GMO without Non-GMO Project verification http://newhope360.com/non-gmo/tips-go-non-gmo-without-non-gmo-project-verification <div class="node-body article-body">Not all non-GMO natural companies are choosing to pursue Non-GMO Project verification. Why? Here's Snikiddy's story plus advice to go non-GMO.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://newhope360.com/non-gmo/tips-go-non-gmo-without-non-gmo-project-verification" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://newhope360.com/non-gmo/tips-go-non-gmo-without-non-gmo-project-verification#comments Regulation and Legislation Non-GMO Ingredients General Managing Your Business New Ingredients Home Wed, 16 Jan 2013 21:09:00 +0000 288431 at http://newhope360.com Snikiddy recently became non-GMO, returning in part to its USDA Organic certification roots. How 2013's organic trends will affect your business http://newhope360.com/finished-products/how-2013s-organic-trends-will-affect-your-business <div class="node-body article-body">What does the growth of organic this year, and in 10 years from now, mean for your business? Here's top advice for manufacturers and retailers from QAI.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://newhope360.com/finished-products/how-2013s-organic-trends-will-affect-your-business" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://newhope360.com/finished-products/how-2013s-organic-trends-will-affect-your-business#comments Manufacturing Finished Products Regulatory Home Fri, 11 Jan 2013 23:58:00 +0000 287931 at http://newhope360.com Organic will become more accessible in 2013, expanding to categories such as pet food. 12 rebranding tips that save time and money http://newhope360.com/manufacturing/12-rebranding-tips-save-time-and-money <div class="node-body article-body">In this case study, whole-food nutrition bar manufacturer PROBAR shares expert ways to cut costs and time when rebranding your natural products.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://newhope360.com/manufacturing/12-rebranding-tips-save-time-and-money" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://newhope360.com/manufacturing/12-rebranding-tips-save-time-and-money#comments Manufacturing Packaging Home Wed, 09 Jan 2013 19:02:00 +0000 287541 at http://newhope360.com PROBAR's new branding hits shelves at Whole Foods Market in Superior, Colo. Photo: Caren Baginski Free downloadable toolkit: 30 social media tips to boost store sales http://newhope360.com/retailing/free-downloadable-toolkit-30-social-media-tips-boost-store-sales <div class="field-deck"> Boost your sales & create store buzz </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Wondering what to post to your natural store’s social networks? Use these 30 tips to engage shoppers online. Bonus: Most tips take 10 minutes or less.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://newhope360.com/retailing/free-downloadable-toolkit-30-social-media-tips-boost-store-sales" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://newhope360.com/retailing/free-downloadable-toolkit-30-social-media-tips-boost-store-sales#comments Retailing Home Retailing Small Business Tools Wed, 02 Jan 2013 16:48:00 +0000 285001 at http://newhope360.com 9 top natural trends & product standouts of 2012 http://newhope360.com/manufacturing/9-top-natural-trends-product-standouts-2012 <div class="node-body gallery-body">Wonder where the natural industry is headed in 2013? Take a cue from where it has been. Here are the most read stories from newhope360 about top natural trends and, of course, natural product reviews.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://newhope360.com/manufacturing/9-top-natural-trends-product-standouts-2012" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://newhope360.com/manufacturing/9-top-natural-trends-product-standouts-2012#comments Food and Beverage Manufacturing Retailing Home Manufacturing Retailing Food and Beverage Thu, 20 Dec 2012 17:43:00 +0000 284362 at http://newhope360.com 10 most popular natural news headlines of 2012 http://newhope360.com/news/10-most-popular-natural-news-headlines-2012 <div class="node-body gallery-body">Natural news happens every day for an industry that's growing leaps and bounds. Here's a look back on 2012—the top stories and controversies from New Chapter's acquisition to California's Prop 37.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://newhope360.com/news/10-most-popular-natural-news-headlines-2012" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://newhope360.com/news/10-most-popular-natural-news-headlines-2012#comments News Home News Wed, 19 Dec 2012 22:43:00 +0000 284142 at http://newhope360.com Infographic: How the Food Safety Modernization Act affects Santa http://newhope360.com/managing-your-business/infographic-how-food-safety-modernization-act-affects-santa <div class="node-body article-body">Before Dec. 31, all food facilities must be renewed with the FDA to continue operation in accordance with the Food Safety Modernization Act. How about Santa's?</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://newhope360.com/managing-your-business/infographic-how-food-safety-modernization-act-affects-santa" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://newhope360.com/managing-your-business/infographic-how-food-safety-modernization-act-affects-santa#comments Managing Your Business Regulatory Home Regulation and Legislation Wed, 12 Dec 2012 21:23:00 +0000 283421 at http://newhope360.com The nanos you don't know about in your food http://newhope360.com/managing-your-business/nanos-you-dont-know-about-your-food <div class="node-body article-body">The nanotechnology we don't know about in our food supply could cause potential harm, but is the government paying attention? Here's how natural companies can approach nano.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://newhope360.com/managing-your-business/nanos-you-dont-know-about-your-food" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://newhope360.com/managing-your-business/nanos-you-dont-know-about-your-food#comments Managing Your Business Technology Supply News & Analysis Home Technology Tue, 04 Dec 2012 19:50:00 +0000 282181 at http://newhope360.com Curb 'showrooming' with these social media tips http://newhope360.com/managing-your-business/curb-showrooming-these-social-media-tips <div class="node-body article-body">Keep sales in your store and avoid becoming just a 'showroom' with these social media tips.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://newhope360.com/managing-your-business/curb-showrooming-these-social-media-tips" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://newhope360.com/managing-your-business/curb-showrooming-these-social-media-tips#comments Managing Your Business News & Analysis Supply News & Analysis Retail Retailing Fri, 30 Nov 2012 13:07:00 +0000 281671 at http://newhope360.com 5 standout crowdfunding campaigns from natural businesses http://newhope360.com/managing-your-business/5-standout-crowdfunding-campaigns-natural-businesses <div class="node-body gallery-body">New and established natural businesses are taking to crowdfunding sites such as Indiegogo and Kickstarter to fund the launch of new products or new charity initiatives. Here are five that caught our attention.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://newhope360.com/managing-your-business/5-standout-crowdfunding-campaigns-natural-businesses" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://newhope360.com/managing-your-business/5-standout-crowdfunding-campaigns-natural-businesses#comments Managing Your Business News & Analysis Supply News & Analysis Home Finance and Investment Wed, 28 Nov 2012 17:30:00 +0000 281391 at http://newhope360.com Editors' picks: 56 favorite food & beverage products of 2012 http://newhope360.com/what-stock/editors-picks-56-favorite-food-beverage-products-2012 <div class="node-body gallery-body">From the hundreds of food and beverage products we've seen this year, these 56 editors' picks round out the best of the best for delivering, nutrtion, great packaging and flavor. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://newhope360.com/what-stock/editors-picks-56-favorite-food-beverage-products-2012" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://newhope360.com/what-stock/editors-picks-56-favorite-food-beverage-products-2012#comments Food and Beverage Food What to Stock Babies and Children Gluten Free Retail Vegetarian Food and Beverage Fri, 16 Nov 2012 17:56:00 +0000 280331 at http://newhope360.com Gary Hirshberg wants to write Monsanto a thank you note http://newhope360.com/food-amp-beverage/gary-hirshberg-wants-write-monsanto-thank-you-note <div class="node-body article-body">What are the next steps for GE food labeling in the U.S., following the defeat of California's Prop 37? See why Just Label It Chairman Gary Hirshberg is thanking Monsanto.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://newhope360.com/food-amp-beverage/gary-hirshberg-wants-write-monsanto-thank-you-note" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://newhope360.com/food-amp-beverage/gary-hirshberg-wants-write-monsanto-thank-you-note#comments Food & Beverage Managing Your Business Better-for-You Foods Legislation & Regulation Non-GMO Regulatory Gluten Free Home Non-GMO Vegetarian Non-GMO Mon, 12 Nov 2012 20:29:00 +0000 279651 at http://newhope360.com Infographic: Non-GMO is 'winning' despite Prop 37 loss http://newhope360.com/food-amp-beverage/infographic-non-gmo-winning-despite-prop-37-loss <div class="node-body article-body">No, it's not Charlie Sheen—it's the Non-GMO movement that's really winning. Here's a roundup of on-the-record non-GMO support.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://newhope360.com/food-amp-beverage/infographic-non-gmo-winning-despite-prop-37-loss" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://newhope360.com/food-amp-beverage/infographic-non-gmo-winning-despite-prop-37-loss#comments Food & Beverage Better-for-You Foods Non-GMO Gluten Free Home Non-GMO Vegetarian Non-GMO Fri, 09 Nov 2012 19:18:00 +0000 279531 at http://newhope360.com GE labeling advocates remain hopeful despite Prop 37 defeat http://newhope360.com/managing-your-business/ge-labeling-advocates-remain-hopeful-despite-prop-37-defeat <div class="node-body article-body">At least this time, David did not triumph over Goliath concerning the labeling of genetically engineered food. Prop 37 proponents remain hopeful, however, despite the loss.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://newhope360.com/managing-your-business/ge-labeling-advocates-remain-hopeful-despite-prop-37-defeat" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://newhope360.com/managing-your-business/ge-labeling-advocates-remain-hopeful-despite-prop-37-defeat#comments Managing Your Business Legislation & Regulation Regulatory Home Regulation and Legislation Wed, 07 Nov 2012 17:52:00 +0000 279201 at http://newhope360.com Final push for Prop 37: Who's in the lead? http://newhope360.com/managing-your-business/final-push-prop-37-whos-lead <div class="node-body article-body">With one day to go before the election, the No and Yes campaigns on California's Proposition 37 are reaching a fever pitch. Here's how things are shaking out on Twitter.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://newhope360.com/managing-your-business/final-push-prop-37-whos-lead" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://newhope360.com/managing-your-business/final-push-prop-37-whos-lead#comments Managing Your Business Legislation & Regulation Regulatory Home Regulation and Legislation Mon, 05 Nov 2012 19:14:00 +0000 278631 at http://newhope360.com Natural companies offer relief for Hurricane Sandy survivors http://newhope360.com/managing-your-business/natural-companies-offer-relief-hurricane-sandy-survivors <div class="node-body article-body">In the aftermath of Hurricane Sandy, several natural brands are stepping up to help out those affected by the storm by donating product and money to communities in need.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://newhope360.com/managing-your-business/natural-companies-offer-relief-hurricane-sandy-survivors" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://newhope360.com/managing-your-business/natural-companies-offer-relief-hurricane-sandy-survivors#comments Managing Your Business News Organic Supply News & Analysis Business Home Mon, 05 Nov 2012 17:56:00 +0000 278571 at http://newhope360.com 6 natural leaders speak candidly about Prop 37 http://newhope360.com/managing-your-business/6-natural-leaders-speak-candidly-about-prop-37 <div class="node-body article-body">As California's Proposition 37 becomes a statistical dead heat, six natural industry leaders speak openly to "correct the record" stated by the opposition.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://newhope360.com/managing-your-business/6-natural-leaders-speak-candidly-about-prop-37" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://newhope360.com/managing-your-business/6-natural-leaders-speak-candidly-about-prop-37#comments Food & Beverage Managing Your Business Better-for-You Foods Legislation & Regulation Non-GMO Regulatory Gluten Free Home Non-GMO Vegetarian Regulation and Legislation Non-GMO Fri, 26 Oct 2012 18:03:00 +0000 277271 at http://newhope360.com Infographic: What does organic really mean? http://newhope360.com/food-amp-beverage/infographic-what-does-organic-really-mean <div class="node-body article-body">If customers frequently ask you about what the organic label means, point them to this infographic by sharing it on your website and social media channels.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://newhope360.com/food-amp-beverage/infographic-what-does-organic-really-mean" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://newhope360.com/food-amp-beverage/infographic-what-does-organic-really-mean#comments Food & Beverage Better-for-You Foods Non-GMO Gluten Free Home Non-GMO Vegetarian Non-GMO Thu, 25 Oct 2012 17:02:00 +0000 277031 at http://newhope360.com How food-policy friendly are your politicians? http://newhope360.com/managing-your-business/how-food-policy-friendly-are-your-politicians <div class="node-body article-body">Food Policy Action launches Oct. 24 with a scorecard that aims to hold lawmakers accountable to the public for decisions on important food legislation.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://newhope360.com/managing-your-business/how-food-policy-friendly-are-your-politicians" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://newhope360.com/managing-your-business/how-food-policy-friendly-are-your-politicians#comments Managing Your Business Legislation & Regulation Regulatory Home Regulation and Legislation Wed, 24 Oct 2012 16:17:00 +0000 276781 at http://newhope360.com Source: Food Policy Action VegCo Market aims to be first 100% plant-based Costco http://newhope360.com/managing-your-business/vegco-market-aims-be-first-100-plant-based-costco <div class="node-body article-body">The not-yet-open VegCo Market in Phoenix, Ariz., aims to take on nearly every challenge facing natural retail today, including its most difficult one: funding.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://newhope360.com/managing-your-business/vegco-market-aims-be-first-100-plant-based-costco" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://newhope360.com/managing-your-business/vegco-market-aims-be-first-100-plant-based-costco#comments Managing Your Business News & Analysis Supply News & Analysis Retail Retailing Wed, 17 Oct 2012 20:19:00 +0000 275891 at http://newhope360.com Photo courtesy of VegCo Market