New Hope 360 Blog http://newhope360.com/blog/39291/feed en Why organic research really counts http://newhope360.com/blog/why-organic-research-really-counts <div class="node-body blog-body">A recent study found that organic crops may contain fewer pesticides and more antioxidants. Good news. But what's the true benefit of this research? </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/new-hope-360-blog">New Hope 360 Blog</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://newhope360.com/blog/why-organic-research-really-counts" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://newhope360.com/blog/why-organic-research-really-counts#comments Food & Beverage Home Natural & Organic New Hope 360 Blog Thu, 17 Jul 2014 00:23:00 +0000 808991 at http://newhope360.com It's (not) the real thing, Coke http://newhope360.com/blog/its-not-real-thing-coke <div class="node-body blog-body">POM Wonderful won. Coke lost. What does it mean for marketing with integrity, and what will become of Coke's product next?</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/new-hope-360-blog">New Hope 360 Blog</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://newhope360.com/blog/its-not-real-thing-coke" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://newhope360.com/blog/its-not-real-thing-coke#comments Food & Beverage Retail Commentary Ingredients General Beverages Breaking news Legislation & Regulation Regulatory Supply Commentary Quality, Testing and Safety New Hope 360 Blog Fri, 13 Jun 2014 02:09:00 +0000 771101 at http://newhope360.com Following the yellow light: Why caution is a good thing on the Expo West floor http://newhope360.com/blog/following-yellow-light-why-caution-good-thing-expo-west-floor <div class="node-body blog-body">Despite the excitement about the potential around micriobiome research and "self-quantification" technology in the nutrition industry, it's wise to approach this subject cautiously. NBJ Editor Rick Polito was relieved to see that caution at Expo West.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/new-hope-360-blog">New Hope 360 Blog</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://newhope360.com/blog/following-yellow-light-why-caution-good-thing-expo-west-floor" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://newhope360.com/blog/following-yellow-light-why-caution-good-thing-expo-west-floor#comments Commentary Trends to watch Freemium hot U.S. US Supplement Regulation New Hope 360 Blog Sun, 09 Mar 2014 16:02:00 +0000 652551 at http://newhope360.com Natural brands and the healthy experience: innovation at its best http://newhope360.com/blog/natural-brands-and-healthy-experience-innovation-its-best <div class="node-body blog-body">Forget Nike and Starbucks. Natural products brands are the true leaders in product differentiation.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/new-hope-360-blog">New Hope 360 Blog</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://newhope360.com/blog/natural-brands-and-healthy-experience-innovation-its-best" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://newhope360.com/blog/natural-brands-and-healthy-experience-innovation-its-best#comments Health New Hope 360 Blog Wed, 12 Feb 2014 16:01:00 +0000 621701 at http://newhope360.com Whole Foods Market launches new TV show http://newhope360.com/blog/whole-foods-market-launches-new-tv-show <div class="node-body blog-body">In an effort to market to Millennials, Whole Foods launches a television series of it's online magazine "Dark Rye." It's a perfect example of the right approach to content marketing. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/new-hope-360-blog">New Hope 360 Blog</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://newhope360.com/blog/whole-foods-market-launches-new-tv-show" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://newhope360.com/blog/whole-foods-market-launches-new-tv-show#comments Marketing Home New Hope 360 Blog Thu, 23 Jan 2014 19:24:00 +0000 595641 at http://newhope360.com What the natural industry can learn from Super Bowl ads http://newhope360.com/blog/what-natural-industry-can-learn-super-bowl-ads <div class="node-body blog-body">The multimillion-dollar advertising campaigns national brands roll out for the Super Bowl are out of reach for most products and brands in the natural products industry. But that doesn't mean they can't inspire smaller-scale social media and marketing efforts.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/new-hope-360-blog">New Hope 360 Blog</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://newhope360.com/blog/what-natural-industry-can-learn-super-bowl-ads" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://newhope360.com/blog/what-natural-industry-can-learn-super-bowl-ads#comments Consumer Marketing New Hope 360 Blog Thu, 23 Jan 2014 14:52:00 +0000 595051 at http://newhope360.com The changing face of the GMO debate http://newhope360.com/blog/changing-face-gmo-debate <div class="node-body blog-body">The GMO debate has evolved in ways expected and unexpected in recent years. The natural products industry is at the heart of this complex issue and should nurture the conversation. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/new-hope-360-blog">New Hope 360 Blog</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://newhope360.com/blog/changing-face-gmo-debate" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://newhope360.com/blog/changing-face-gmo-debate#comments Non-GMO Non-GMO New Hope 360 Blog Wed, 15 Jan 2014 17:36:00 +0000 585101 at http://newhope360.com Don't give up: 7 tips for persevering in 2014 http://newhope360.com/blog/dont-give-7-tips-persevering-2014 <div class="node-body blog-body">Things get harder right before you succeed. That's one reason why, no matter what challenges you may be facing, now is not the time to throw in the towel.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/new-hope-360-blog">New Hope 360 Blog</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://newhope360.com/blog/dont-give-7-tips-persevering-2014" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://newhope360.com/blog/dont-give-7-tips-persevering-2014#comments Commentary Managing Your Business Home New Hope 360 Blog Mon, 13 Jan 2014 05:00:00 +0000 577161 at http://newhope360.com Next stop in the natural wars: astaxanthin http://newhope360.com/blog/next-stop-natural-wars-astaxanthin <div class="node-body blog-body">What does the new Natural Algae Astaxanthin Association mean? More than meets the eye. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/new-hope-360-blog">New Hope 360 Blog</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://newhope360.com/blog/next-stop-natural-wars-astaxanthin" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://newhope360.com/blog/next-stop-natural-wars-astaxanthin#comments Health Retail Commentary Ingredients General Managing Your Business Breaking news Ingredients Ingredients Trends Merchandising New Ingredients Specialty Supplements Supply Commentary Antioxidants International Supply New Hope 360 Blog Thu, 09 Jan 2014 20:12:00 +0000 577181 at http://newhope360.com Good Enough for Fido? http://newhope360.com/blog/good-enough-fido <div class="node-body blog-body">If dog is man's best friend, doesn't he deserve the best food we can buy?</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/new-hope-360-blog">New Hope 360 Blog</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://newhope360.com/blog/good-enough-fido" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://newhope360.com/blog/good-enough-fido#comments Commentary News & Analysis Trends Babies and Children Healthy Pets Natural & Organic US Animal Nutrition Regulation New Hope 360 Blog Tue, 07 Jan 2014 19:46:00 +0000 573621 at http://newhope360.com <p>Rocket - 21 pounds of terrier</p> Paleo, chia and kale move (predictably) mainstream http://newhope360.com/blog/paleo-chia-and-kale-move-predictably-mainstream <div class="node-body blog-body">A new survey of registered dieticians reveals that trends we've been following in the natural channel for years are now expected to make their mark on the mass market.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/new-hope-360-blog">New Hope 360 Blog</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://newhope360.com/blog/paleo-chia-and-kale-move-predictably-mainstream" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://newhope360.com/blog/paleo-chia-and-kale-move-predictably-mainstream#comments Food & Beverage Trends to watch Retail New Hope 360 Blog Tue, 31 Dec 2013 17:34:00 +0000 567621 at http://newhope360.com Stop wasting money on multivitamins? The real story here http://newhope360.com/blog/stop-wasting-money-multivitamins-real-story-here <div class="node-body blog-body">Do multivitamins really cause harm and do no good? That's what the headlines this week say. What's the truth here?</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/new-hope-360-blog">New Hope 360 Blog</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://newhope360.com/blog/stop-wasting-money-multivitamins-real-story-here" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://newhope360.com/blog/stop-wasting-money-multivitamins-real-story-here#comments Health Retail Commentary Ingredients General Breaking news Merchandising Nutrition Supply Commentary Vitamins Zeitgeist Supplements Trends to watch Vitamins and Minerals New Hope 360 Blog Wed, 18 Dec 2013 16:40:00 +0000 557611 at http://newhope360.com Answer these questions as you review 2013 business http://newhope360.com/blog/answer-these-questions-you-review-2013-business <div class="node-body blog-body">As you set your 2014 goals, make sure to review 2013's business successes (and failures) by answering these questions.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/new-hope-360-blog">New Hope 360 Blog</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://newhope360.com/blog/answer-these-questions-you-review-2013-business" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://newhope360.com/blog/answer-these-questions-you-review-2013-business#comments Managing Your Business Managing Your Retail Business Home New Hope 360 Blog Mon, 16 Dec 2013 21:29:00 +0000 554031 at http://newhope360.com 8 reasons your brand should give the gift of content http://newhope360.com/blog/8-reasons-your-brand-should-give-gift-content <div class="node-body blog-body">Seventy percent of consumers feel closer to brands that invest in content, just one stat proving that authentic companies have the edge with increasingly informed customers. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/new-hope-360-blog">New Hope 360 Blog</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://newhope360.com/blog/8-reasons-your-brand-should-give-gift-content" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://newhope360.com/blog/8-reasons-your-brand-should-give-gift-content#comments Managing Your Business New Hope 360 Blog Mon, 16 Dec 2013 19:15:00 +0000 553841 at http://newhope360.com Industrial agriculture leaves farmers and consumers shortchanged http://newhope360.com/blog/industrial-agriculture-leaves-farmers-and-consumers-shortchanged <div class="node-body blog-body">America's industrial farming system feeds more and people per acre each year, but in the process it's hurting the rural communities at the heart of our country.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/new-hope-360-blog">New Hope 360 Blog</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://newhope360.com/blog/industrial-agriculture-leaves-farmers-and-consumers-shortchanged" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://newhope360.com/blog/industrial-agriculture-leaves-farmers-and-consumers-shortchanged#comments Trends to watch New Hope 360 Blog Thu, 12 Dec 2013 01:47:00 +0000 549031 at http://newhope360.com