Jenna Blumenfeld

Senior Food Editor,
New Hope Natural Media
How the non-GMO movement came to be [Timeline]
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.
Unboxed: 11 new natural sweeteners, breakfasts, milks and more
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.
Monsanto donates $6.2 million to Colorado and Oregon GMO labeling bills
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.
Non-GMO initiatives and products gain traction 
Sales of Non-GMO Project Verified products grew a whopping 99 percent in 2013.
Top beverage finds from Expo East 2014
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.
Savor these delicious un-canny soup flavors 
Stock warm new natural soup options to heat up sales.
Feature fall's newest soup flavors in your store
Trendy packaging, inspired flavors and ultra-fresh ingredients reinvigorate a weary category.
5 minutes: Rooftop farming possible for retailers of all sizes 
From traditional row farming to hydroponics, many design possibilities exist for rooftop food production methods.
Top food and beverage trends at Expo East 2014
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.
15 best packages at Natural Products Expo East 2014
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.
Overheard at Expo East: non-GMO confusion persists 3
An incident at Natural Products Expo East 2014 reveals that the mantra "organic means non-GMO" must still be enforced.
5@5: Food brands focus on men; USDA finds more genetically modified wheat
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.
14 trending vegan products from Natural Products Expo East 2014
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.
Unboxed: 9 energy beverages, savory bars and more
Unboxed; Edition 5: In this gallery series, each week Senior Food Editor Jenna Blumenfeld unboxes the piles of natural and organic products mailed to her to provide an honest, unbiased opinion. She also identifies new and existing food trends each product exemplifies.
Sales of 'ancient' grains sprout [infographic]  2
Naturally gluten-free "ancient grains" are taking over sales of sugar-laden products made specifically for those with gluten intolerance or celiac, according to recent research from SPINS.
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