Online exclusive: Company Look Back – Herbasanté

October 21, 2014
Herbasanté is an established Canadian homeopathic and herbal product manufacturer with over 30 years of experience providing natural, non-to...

Joint care for athletes

October 16, 2014
Athletes’ joints require care to reduce the body’s inflammatory response in order to minimize the effects of post-workout soreness. An easy ...

Canadian retailers are slow to move online

October 9, 2014
According to a new report by the Internet Association, although Canadians are some of the biggest users of the Internet in the world and par...

Walmart Canada raises grocery prices at its Supercentres

October 9, 2014
In a move that may benefit its competitors, Walmart Canada is raising its grocery prices in some markets, according to a new report by BMO C...

A new report says foods labeled as ‘natural’ may still contain GMOs

October 9, 2014
According to tests performed by Consumer Reports Food Safety and Sustainability, most packaged foods in the U.S. that are labeled as ‘natura...

Despite recent reports, Canadian retail sales are stronger than last year

October 2, 2014
Although Statistics Canada reported sales dropped from June to July 2014 by 0.1 per cent, this is based on its seasonally adjusted data, whi...

Linda Bolton is named one of Canada’s top female entrepreneurs

October 2, 2014
We spoke to Linda Bolton of Natural Calm Canada about being named one of Canada’s top female entrepreneurs by PROFIT Magazine and Chat...

Discussion: Are loyalty programs effective?

August 25, 2014
Retailers everywhere, including hugely popular big-box retailers, are competing for business. While the competition is stiff, these retailer...

Where are they now: Jimmy Vaid, iLevel Management Inc.

August 25, 2014
Jimmy Vaid had a rather unconventional start in the natural products industry, though starting his own brokerage firm was not a far cry from...

The number of farmer’s markets in Canada is rising

August 21, 2014
Farmers’ markets are popping up all over America. According to the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA), there are more than 8,200 fa...

MaraNatha and Trader Joe’s peanut and almond butters are recalled due to possible salmonella contamination

August 21, 2014
The Canadian Food Inspection Agency has issued a recall on August 18 for two brands of peanut and almond butters due to a possible salmonell...

Target hires Brian Cornell as its new CEO and chairman

August 5, 2014
Target Corp has hired Brian Cornell, a former PepsiCo and Sam’s Club executive, as its new CEO and chairman in an effort to regain customer ...

Land Art is looking for a new Territory Manager for Toronto

August 5, 2014
Land Art, a leading brand in the field of liquid dietary supplements, is looking for a new Territory Manager for the Toronto region. Land Ar...

Where are they now: Michael Theodor Brokerage Inc.

July 30, 2014
Michael Theodor has years of brokerage experience to his name. After starting his first company, Organic Connection, in 1976, Theodor focuse...

GMO companies campaign against adding GMO labels to foods

July 30, 2014
After participating in a social media campaign to convince consumers about the safety of genetically modified foods, U.S. companies that man...

Fighting back against menopause

July 22, 2014
Menopause products experience steady sales, keeping itone of the strongest categories. By Christopher Habib, ND As many women know, menopaus...

Natural solutions for sexual health issues

July 22, 2014
Is there a way to naturally treat the most common sexual health ailments? We rounded up the best (and most effective) alternatives to tradit...

Making the most of mobile apps and online marketing

July 21, 2014
Find out how you can boost your retail sales through the use of smartphone apps and integrated online promotions. By Moody Hashem   Picture ...

Digs Dorfman, The Sweet Potato

July 21, 2014
Sweet Ideas AFTER FINDING HIMSELF UNEXPECTEDLY IN THE GROCERY BUSINESS, DIGS DORFMAN BRINGS THE SWEET POTATO TO SUCCESS AND BEYOND. BY KAVIT...

Galen Weston becomes Loblaw president after Trius steps down

July 21, 2014
Galen Weston is replacing Vicente Trius as Loblaw president effective immediately, in a move to shake up the company’s management structure....

Bob Mehr, Pure Integrative Pharmacy

June 5, 2014
Pure Focus Pure Integrative Pharmacy recommends both traditional and complimentary medicine to give every patient the personalized treatment...

A new take on an old classic

June 5, 2014
Trial and error helped Kyrill Leutsch craft Quoquos, a natural health product that sets a new standard for coconut oil. By Kavita Sabharwal ...

Anaheim Gallery

June 5, 2014
Expo West  IHR Magazine was at the Natural Products Expo West 2014, which took place from March 6 to 9 at the Anaheim Convention Center in A...