Posted on November 21, 2017
Each year, the Non-GMO Project conducts a Non-GMO Endcap competition to celebrate Non-GMO Month. This year's Grand Prize Winner was INFRA member Dean’s Natural Food Market in Basking Ridge, New Jersey. Both of the runners up, Nutrition Smart in Port Saint Lucie, Florida and Nature’s Food Patch in Clearwater, Florida, are also INFRA members. The Turnip...
Posted on October 19, 2017
INFRA Member Nature's Green Grocer was highlighted in an interview with Natural Food Merchandiser. Owner Joel Patterson was interviewed about his path to success in the natural industry. Read the article here.
Posted on October 16, 2017
INFRA Member Good Harvest Market was named Business of the Year by the Waukesha Chamber of Commerce. For the full article and other award winners, read the full article here.
Posted on September 29, 2017
INFRA's 2018 Annual Conference dates have been set for July 21-24, 2018. Theme and Keynote Speakers to be announced.
Posted on September 29, 2017
At this year’s Annual Natural Products Expo East, CCOF and UNFI gathered supporters to celebrate the Future Organic Farmer Grant Fund, CCOF Foundation’s program to advance organic agriculture through young organic farmers. Read the whole article from CCOF here.
Posted on September 25, 2017
We continue our travels with Drew Alexander, store manager of INFRA Member Cornucopia Natural Foodsas he bikes across the US, visiting INFRA stores. In his most recent post, he highlights Leg Up Farmers Market, a store in York, PA whose ethics and mission were as impressive to Drew as their well-curated store with traditional local foods, ample and diverse...
Posted on September 21, 2017
As INFRA Member Cornucopia Natural Foods' store manager, Drew Alexander continued biking across the US, visiting INFRA stores, he highlighted Kimberton Whole Foods in Douglasville, PA. Drew talked about Kimberton's tidy homey decor, outstanding dairy products, and stellar grab-and-go. Read more about the beautiful Douglasville store in Drew's full post here...
Posted on September 18, 2017
At the 2017 EXPO East Retailer of the Year Awards in Baltimore, MD, Leg Up Farmers Market won Best Community Project and Mama Jean's Natural Market won Creative New Store/Remodel. Leg Up Farmers was highlighted for their work with special needs children and adults. Read more here. Mama Jean's new concept store, MJ's Market and Deli, was nominated for its...
Posted on September 11, 2017
ABC Television Network recently filmed a segment of its series, “What Would You Do?” in Morganton, North Carolina’s Food Matters Market & Cafe. It will will air on Friday, Sept. 8 at 9:00 pm and focus on life at community store in small town USA. Using hidden cameras, host John Quinones observes and comments on how customers react when they are...
Posted on August 30, 2017
This summer, INFRA Member Cornucopia Natural Foods' store manager, Drew Alexander has been biking across the US, visiting INFRA stores. His blog post about Big Bear Natural Foods sings the praises of its cutting edge natural foods selection, its well stocked bulk foods, and its large and finely-curated wellness department. Check out his whole post here.