Trends & Research

Planning for the Future: What Retail Sales Data Is Telling Us About the Rest of 2020

Planning for the rest of 2020 can be tricky when you’re in the middle of a recession and pandemic. We look at consumer trends of the previous recession, the consistent growth of natural, the persistence of holiday staples, and consumer concerns (price points and wellness).

What Natural Shoppers Are Buying for the BBQ: 4 Data-Backed Shopper Trends for Grilling Season

June 30, 2020

The 4th of July is here, which means we have hit peak grilling season. This year the BBQs might not … Read more What Natural Shoppers Are Buying for the BBQ: 4 Data-Backed Shopper Trends for Grilling Season

Make Room on Your Shelves for Shrooms

May 20, 2020

Last year, North American retailers began seeing a longtime produce staple land in more shopping carts than ever before. Mushrooms … Read more Make Room on Your Shelves for Shrooms

Time to Keep Moving

April 16, 2020

Over the last few weeks, I’ve been participating in many forums of executives talking about COVID life, ranging from protecting … Read more Time to Keep Moving

Expo East 2019 Recap

Expo East 2019 Recap

October 17, 2019

As the leading wellness-focused data technology company, SPINS is pleased to share our insights and observations from Natural Products Expo … Read more Expo East 2019 Recap

Allergy-Friendly Food Report

Allergy-Friendly Foods

October 3, 2019

As the number of people suffering from food allergies rises, demand is increasing for products tailored to the needs of … Read more Allergy-Friendly Foods

SPINS’ State of the Natural Industry Report

August 26, 2019

How are natural products performing across the industry? Download SPINS’ first-ever State of the Natural Industry Report for an overview … Read more SPINS’ State of the Natural Industry Report

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Hot Trends in Frozen Desserts

July 26, 2019

Frozen treats are one of the coolest, most fun categories in the store, and specialty and wellness-focused options for both … Read more Hot Trends in Frozen Desserts

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Infographic: Functional and Enhanced Beverages

June 27, 2019

SPINS looked at the beverage segment and identified key, growing categories that house drinks that are either naturally functional or … Read more Infographic: Functional and Enhanced Beverages

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Top Trends in Natural and Specialty Pet

May 22, 2019

Pets have long been considered part of the family and human health & wellness trends are driving innovation in the … Read more Top Trends in Natural and Specialty Pet

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Infographic: Top Trends in Natural and Specialty Pet

May 22, 2019

The natural and specialty pet space is evolving alongside human health and wellness trends, and SPINS is keeping an eye … Read more Infographic: Top Trends in Natural and Specialty Pet