Theresa Anderson merged her greatest passions into one venture by opening Organico, a small natural products store and café in Ramsey, New Jersey. Ten years in, with a tribe of loyal customers and increasingly bustling business, she went to the community to help her expand the health food store.
Consumers want more: more transparency, more healthy ingredients, more energy. And also, consumers want less: Less gluten, less allergen triggers, less GMOs. How are these desires translating to new product development?
Recently, a new organization that's yet to even formally announce itself made news for declaring its intention to define natural. The new group, called the Organic and Natural Health Association, plans to hold a series of meetings as part of a transparent process that engages consumers as well as industry....More