The State of Natural and Organic: 3 Shopper Trends Emerging From the Pandemic (New Hope Network’s Spark Brand Success Series Recap)

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A Post-Pandemic Retail Environment SPINS VP of Business Development, Kathryn Peters, joined the New Hope Network’s Spark Brand Success Series to discuss data trends since the pandemic began.   As SPINS data shows, health and wellness products are outpacing conventional products by 350 basis points across the mix of stores that SPINS tracks. With that, brands and retailers should ask themselves how their products connect to the macro trends we’re seeing in … Read more The State of Natural and Organic: 3 Shopper Trends Emerging From the Pandemic (New Hope Network’s Spark Brand Success Series Recap)

How to Improve the Retail Experience for Wellness Shoppers: Start by Understanding Demands

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A Better Retail Experience is “What Consumers Want” Over the last 20 years, health and wellness products have evolved from a niche segment to staples you can find in retail outlets from convenience stores to big boxes to regional grocers. That shift wasn’t incidental or inevitable. It’s the result of shoppers who prioritized their health and diets by choosing natural and better-for-you products—and … Read more How to Improve the Retail Experience for Wellness Shoppers: Start by Understanding Demands

Four Companies to Help You Celebrate National Drink Wine Day

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It’s National Drink Wine Day! What better way to celebrate than with these 4 better-for-you wines? From 0 sugar to organic ingredients, these companies know how to give you superb taste and minimal guilt. 1. Avaline Photo courtesy of @avaline, Instagram   Using organic grapes free of any sugars, colors, and concentrates, Avaline promises to … Read more Four Companies to Help You Celebrate National Drink Wine Day

7 Clean Chocolatey Treats to Celebrate with Loved Ones

Check out these 7 better-for-you chocolates that you can share with that special someone (or don’t share at all and just treat yourself) this Valentine’s Day. Everyone deserves a little chocolate indulgence occasionally, and with these healthier options, you’ve got nothing to lose!   1. TruFru Photo courtesy of @tru.fru, Instagram   90 calories of 100% fresh fruit and chocolate! Indulge and enjoy every chocolatey bite, as TruFru is … Read more 7 Clean Chocolatey Treats to Celebrate with Loved Ones

SPINS Announces Growth Investment Led by Warburg Pincus

General Atlantic and Georgian also invest in business; partnership to accelerate SPINS’ strategic initiatives and growth opportunities CHICAGO, IL, January 19, 2021 – SPINS, a leading wellness-focused data, analytics and technology provider in the U.S., today announced a significant investment from Warburg Pincus, General Atlantic and Georgian. The growth investment will support future strategic initiatives, … Read more SPINS Announces Growth Investment Led by Warburg Pincus

4 Cheese Brands to Add to Your Next Snack Spread

For all you cheese lovers out there, these brands are great to pair with a glass of wine, for making your very own cheese board, or just as a quick snack for lunch. It’s hard to resist indulging on some delicious cheese, especially to celebrate #NationalCheeseLoversDay!  1. Fromager D’Affinois Photo courtesy of fromagerdaffinois.com Fromager D’Affinois invites you to explore all its creamy cheeses, from flavored … Read more 4 Cheese Brands to Add to Your Next Snack Spread

How to Use SPINS Data: 6 Ways Emerging Brands Use SPINS to Grow Faster

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Why Emerging Brands Use SPINS Data  Although all brands want to grow and expand their footprint, emerging brands are in a unique position. Your products are in the market, which means you’ve conquered the daunting pre-launch phase of their business, but you don’t have a wealth of historical data to work with. SPINS has helped … Read more How to Use SPINS Data: 6 Ways Emerging Brands Use SPINS to Grow Faster

Amy’s Kitchen: Becoming a Household Name Using Data

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Amy’s Kitchen is on a mission to make it easy and enjoyable for everyone to eat well. SPINS sat down with the CEO of Amy’s, Xavier Unkovic, to better understand how the family-owned brand has grown to be a leader in the organic soup and frozen food world, competing with large CPGs. Watch to find … Read more Amy’s Kitchen: Becoming a Household Name Using Data

Today’s Growth Drivers: Innovative Ingredients and Accelerating Trends

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Today’s Growth Drivers: Innovative Ingredients and Accelerating Trends Health and wellness have been hot topics this year, with some shoppers becoming more invested in eating nutritiously and mindfully than they did before the pandemic. As you know, however, the wellness trends driving growth over the last year aren’t new. In fact, they are longstanding dietary and … Read more Today’s Growth Drivers: Innovative Ingredients and Accelerating Trends

SPINSights: Good Planet Foods on the Journey of an Emerging Brand

In the market today, it’s important for brands to define what their better-for-you mission is to gain the attention of retailers and connect with consumers. As we see new trends emerge, such as plant-based, retailers want to offer the most differentiated products that fit consumer preferences, and small player brands want the opportunity to be … Read more SPINSights: Good Planet Foods on the Journey of an Emerging Brand