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INFRA Announces Executive Appointment

St. Paul, Minnesota - October 1, 2018 - INFRA announces appointment of Patrick Sheridan as COO/CFO.  Danelle Rydel transitions to Director of Member Relations.  Click here for the full press release.

INFRA Member Owner Featured in Interview

New Morning Market Owner John Pittari was interviewed about his experience and outlook as a retailer in the natural foods industry. Read the whole interview from Natural Foods Merchandiser here

INFRA Member Voted Hawaii's Best Health Food Store

For the twelfth year in a row, the Honolulu Star-Advertiser's People’s Choice Awards rated Down To Earth Organic & Natural its "best" choice for Health Food Store, for its consistent assortment, customer service, and dedication to help Hawaii communities live a healthy, thriving lifestyle. 

INFRA Member Highlighted as Green Grocery Pioneer

Native Sun Natural Foods Market in Jacksonville, FL was highlighted for their pioneering spirit in the name of organic and natural foods. Click here to read this article from Folio Weekly Magazine on Native Sun's history and Aaron Gottlieb's expertise.

Southern Berkshire Chamber of Commerce Honors INFRA Member

The Southern Berkshire Chamber of Commerce in Great Barrington, MA is honoring Chris & Matt Masiero of Guido’s Fresh Marketplace as their 2018 Business Persons of the Year. The Masieros will be honored for their success with two grocery stores, four other businesses, and over 300 employees. The Chamber of Commerce will celebrate the Masieros on...

INFRA Congratulates its Peer Award Winners

At the 2018 INFRA Annual Conference, INFRA Members awarded their peers awards in the categories of Store of the Year, Innovation, Service to the Industry, and Leadership. Congratulations to all of the award winners, and a heartfelt thanks to everyone who submitted a nomination.

Blossom Grocery in Lopez Island, WA received the 2018 Store of the...

Source Organic Reflects on INFRA Annual Conference

Melody Meyer, President of Source Organic, spoke with many attendees of the 2018 INFRA Annual Conference, and reflected on the power of independent natural food retailers in leading the world to more sustainable and healthy food chain. Read more...

INFRA Member Named Retailer of the Year

Whole Foods Magazine named MaMa Jean’s in Springfield, MO their Retailer of the Year, highlighting how owners Susie Farbin and Diana Hicks go above and beyond to serve their customers. Read the whole article...

INFRA President/CEO Interviewed on Independent Retailer Strategies for Success

Corinne Shindelar, INFRA President/CEO, was featured in an interview on Brand Secrets and Strategies Podcast, focusing on retailers who excel through collaboration with brands. Hear the whole interview...

INFRA Member Discusses Organic Retail Success in NYC

New Hope Network interviewed LifeThyme Natural Market's General Manger Jason Bander about how the store differentiates and thrives in Manhattan. Read the full article here.