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Organic Items Appear in 82% of American Households

WASHINGTON — A Nielsen survey revealed organic items were found on the shelves of kitchen cupboards and in the refrigerators of 82.3% of American households in 2016, the Washington-based Organic Trade Association said March 23. The national average climbed 3.4% from 2015 to 2016.

FDA Menu-Labeling Rule Delayed Once More

Independent grocers and convenience store operators welcomed the U.S Food and Drug Administration’s submission of an interim final rule to the White House Office of Management and Budget that signals a delay in the agency’s final menu-labeling rule.

Three Successful Ways to Use Financing

Every savvy grocery owner and operator investigates ways to increase revenue and drive new business. Partnering with the right commercial lender and using financing effectively can greatly impact the success of your business. Let’s review the critical ways that financing may be used to positively impact your bottom line and what questions you should ask your commercial lender:

LOHAS Study: Health, Environmental Concerns Influence Buying

Health and the environmental are changing the way many consumers shop for groceries, according to the 2017 Market LOHAS (Lifestyle Of Health And Sustainability) Health & Natural Consumer Survey Study, released at the ongoing Natural Product Expo West.

Millions Plan More Online Grocery Shopping in Coming Months: NPD

In the grocery industry, ecommerce is big business – and will soon be getting bigger. Although 52 million U.S. consumers – roughly one-sixth the size of the U.S. population – already grocery shop online, 20 million current, lapsed or new to the process plan to do more of it in the next six months, finds a new report from Port Washington, N.Y.-based research firm The NPD Group.
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