The GFB: Gluten Free Bar Grabs the Spotlight at World’s Largest Natural Foods Expo With “Best New Packaging Innovation” Recognition

The GFB: Gluten Free Bar, a leading good-for-you gluten-free food brand, has earned a coveted NEXTY Award at the world’s premier natural foods event, Expo West in Anaheim, California, produced by New Hope Network, a connected partner. See full article here >>

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Does branding really matter?

Expert investors and industry consultants talk about the value of branding and packaging, and how to set your brand apart, at the Natural Products Expo West 2018. An annual event produced by the New Hope Network, a Connected Partner. See full article here >>

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Wine & Spirits Wholesalers of America Collaborates with Vermont Information Processing and Nielsen to Create a New Market Trend Report

Industry stalwarts, Wine & Spirits Wholesalers of America (WSWA) and Vermont Information Processing (VIP), a Connected Partner, have teamed up to create a new market trend resource: The SipSource Report – a comprehensive and reliable tool providing insights to support and guide strategic-planning and critical business decisions. See full article here >>

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Mass businesses’ losses from winter storms could near $1 billion

The three nor’easters that have slammed into Massachusetts over the past two weeks will cost Bay State businesses up to $950 million in sales, according to weather research firm Planalytics, a Connected Partner. Learn more about the impact that three recent storms, combined, will have on Massachusetts businesses. See full article here >>

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Kylie Cosmetics Fails to Satisfy Millennial Customers, According to TABS Analytics Brand Tracker

TABS Analytics, a Connected Partner, today released survey results that show the Kylie Cosmetics™ by Kyle Jenner brand is failing to resonate among millennial customers in the US, ranking low on “brand favorability” and “product trial” among 33 cosmetics brands being measured in the firm’s recent syndicated Cosmetics Tracker Survey. The brand list contained a […]

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Natural Products Expo West & Engredea Celebrates Largest Event to Date

The 38th annual Natural Products Expo West & Engredea, the world’s largest natural, organic and healthy products event, experienced another record-setting year hosting more than 85,000 attendees including industry pioneers and a new generation of innovators shaping the future of healthy products. The show, produced by New Hope Network, a Connected Partner, was held March […]

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THE RETAIL BATTLEFIELD: SHOPPER MARKETING LESSONS FROM THE FRONT

Depending on your brand’s situation, today’s rapidly changing retail landscape can either be exhilarating or a source of stress. As a former soldier who’s been on the “front lines” of retail & eCommerce for the past two decades, the changes are very familiar to me – they mirror what’s happened on the battlefield. Learn more about […]

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Japan Paralympic team takes weather forecaster to Pyeongchang

Japan’s Paralympic athletes have gone to the length of taking a professional weather forecaster from Weathernews Inc., a Connected Partner, with them to Pyeongchang, to help predict what the elements will be like during the 2018 Paralympics. See full article here >>

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RangeMe Supplier, Coromega, Lands a Big Fish with Albertsons

Coromega helps deliver the health benefits of Omega-3 fatty acids, found in so many fish, in a delicious way. Read on to find out how the supplier of RangeMe, a Connected Partner, found success with their fish oil supplements by reimagining Papa Johan’s original formulation. See full article here >>

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Natural Products Expo West 2018 Opens with Announcement of 10 Trends Giving Rise to Innovation in Food & Consumer Products

The New Hope Network, a Connected Partner, today kicked off the 38th annual Natural Products Expo West & Engredea, the industry’s largest tradeshow, with the announcement of 10 trends to watch in natural and organic foods; beauty and home products; and supplements and ingredients. Learn more about the 10 trends to watch out for in […]

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