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The latest trends, research, and perspectives by SPINS’ team of Natural Products Industry experts
SPINS' 2019 Trend Predictions

2019 Trend Predictions

January 10, 2019

What’s ahead in 2019? Across food, beverage, supplements, and more, SPINS’ industry experts forecast 10 market trends to watch in … Read more2019 Trend Predictions

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SPINS Monthly Review: December 2018

December 11, 2018

The December issue of SPINS Monthly Review is here! This month is highlighted by: Esca Bona Changemakers: Five Mission-Driven Brands … Read moreSPINS Monthly Review: December 2018

Using Consumer Data to Boost Sales

November 30, 2018

Learn from SPINS’ Principal of Consumer Insights, Patrick Knight how you can best leverage consumer data to inform your growth … Read moreUsing Consumer Data to Boost Sales

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Esca Bona Changemakers: Five Mission-Driven Brands to Watch in 2019

November 21, 2018

New Hope Network’s Esca Bona conference in Austin, Texas brought together entrepreneurs, technologists, and visionary business leaders from across the … Read moreEsca Bona Changemakers: Five Mission-Driven Brands to Watch in 2019

SPINS' Monthly Review

SPINS Monthly Review: November 2018

November 14, 2018

SPINS Monthly Review is our take on the latest in health & wellness. Topics in this newsletter include the latest … Read moreSPINS Monthly Review: November 2018

Webinar: Expo East 2018 Review

November 1, 2018

Did you catch everything at Expo East? Senior Director of Natural Insights Brent Coons and Natural Insights and Innovation Research … Read moreWebinar: Expo East 2018 Review

SPINS's experts recap Expo East 2018

Expo East 2018 Recap

October 30, 2018

SPINS’ recap of Expo East features the latest innovations straight from the show floor. Senior Director of Natural Insights Brent … Read moreExpo East 2018 Recap

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How to Make the Most of Your Time at Expo East 2018

August 15, 2018

An Interview with SPINS’ Senior Vice President of Brand Growth Solutions, Andrew Henkel SPINS’ Andrew Henkel has been attending Natural … Read moreHow to Make the Most of Your Time at Expo East 2018

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Seven Favorites from the Summer Fancy Food Show

July 31, 2018

By Jill Failla The Specialty Food Association’s biannual Fancy Food Show is the largest event in North America dedicated exclusively … Read moreSeven Favorites from the Summer Fancy Food Show

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SPINS Lives Vibrantly at the Chicago Cares Serve-a-Thon

July 28, 2018

By Susan Battaglia On a sunny Saturday, a team of 28 SPINS volunteers joined thousands of other Chicagoans during the … Read moreSPINS Lives Vibrantly at the Chicago Cares Serve-a-Thon

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Plant-Based Brands Center Stage at Good Food Financing & Innovation Expo 2018

July 10, 2018

By Jill Failla On June 19, an inspiring group of natural and organic industry leaders, brands, and investors gathered together … Read morePlant-Based Brands Center Stage at Good Food Financing & Innovation Expo 2018

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Takeaways from the Protein Trends & Tech Conference

June 25, 2018

By Scott Dicker According to consumer insights firm NMI, there has been a 51% increase over the past 11 years … Read moreTakeaways from the Protein Trends & Tech Conference

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In Time for Summer, Sports Drinks Clean Up

June 1, 2018

By Jill Failla   May is National Physical Fitness and Sports Month, when the President’s Council on Sports, Fitness & … Read moreIn Time for Summer, Sports Drinks Clean Up

SPINS consumer trend-watch - Milk

Consumer TrendWatch: Milk

May 30, 2018

Household panel data shows that some core organic milk consumers have turned away from organic milk purchases over the last … Read moreConsumer TrendWatch: Milk

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Consumer Buying Trends: Sweets & Snacks Edition

May 21, 2018

By Jill Failla With the 2018 Sweets & Snacks Expo in Chicago this week, we’re examining SPINS Consumer Insights to … Read moreConsumer Buying Trends: Sweets & Snacks Edition