Food As Medicine: What Shoppers Are Looking For

Since the pandemic began to affect populations around the globe, one phrase we’ve heard over and over is “in these uncertain times.” The timeline for returning to normal events like going to school or eating at restaurants is still unknown. Every plan you make feels tentative and you might feel like you don’t have much … Read more Food As Medicine: What Shoppers Are Looking For

COVID Weekly Trends Week Ending 4/5/20

We are happy to share SPINS COVID Weekly Insights, which highlights the category performance indicators we are seeing through April 5. A few key insights you’ll find inside this edition: Total store performance vs. a January Baseline Consumer behavior shifts during Stay at Home orders The fastest growing categories vs. a January Baseline Performance of … Read more COVID Weekly Trends Week Ending 4/5/20

Webinar: Insights on Today’s Natural Customer Buying Trends

Insights on Today’s Natural Customer Buying Trends

In the past month or so of COVID-affected consuming, buying patterns are changing rapidly. Join SPINS and KeHE as we review the phases of customer purchasing with a focus on natural and wellness products.. Industry experts Katie Paul, KeHE’s Vice President of Category Management & Growth Solutions and Kathryn Peters, SPINS’ Executive Vice President of … Read more Webinar: Insights on Today’s Natural Customer Buying Trends

What Can Brands Do Right Now? 5 Actions Natural Brands Can Take in Light of COVID-19

Author: Anu Goel & Andrew Henkel Over the last month, there’s been a tremendous outpouring of concerns, questions, and ideas within our Natural Products community.  Collectively, we’re realizing that today’s challenge is unearthing gaps in our society – gaps in employment stability, in healthcare supply, and in food security – which in turn are affecting … Read more What Can Brands Do Right Now? 5 Actions Natural Brands Can Take in Light of COVID-19

New Retail Sales Data from SPINS Points to a Sharp Increase in Consumer Spending on Wellness Focused Products

Hand Sanitizer blog

New Retail Sales Data from SPINS Points to a Sharp Increase in Consumer Spending on Wellness Focused Products, Trend Expected to Continue Purchases of hand sanitizer are up 81% at natural retailers and 42% at conventional; immune boosters are up 13% at natural and 6% at conventional Consumers are heeding advice to be proactive in … Read more New Retail Sales Data from SPINS Points to a Sharp Increase in Consumer Spending on Wellness Focused Products