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5 Tips for Marketing to Conscious Consumers
Conscious capitalism

5 Tips for Marketing to Conscious Consumers

With do-good mentality on the rise, it's important for marketers to understand the evolving customer decision-making process.
Rebekah Iliff
Can Established Food Brands Stomach a Change in Customer Demands?
Food Businesses

Can Established Food Brands Stomach a Change in Customer Demands?

When food giants acquire small brands, the results are a mixed bag.
Whole Foods to Cut About 1,500 Jobs
Whole Foods

Whole Foods to Cut About 1,500 Jobs

The cost-cutting measure will allow the company to invest in technology upgrades.
Whole Foods Just Released the Name of Its New Millennial-Friendly Chain
Whole Foods

Whole Foods Just Released the Name of Its New Millennial-Friendly Chain

Here's what organic-loving bargain shoppers need to know about the new grocery concept.
Kate Taylor
Meet the Machine That's Turning Grocery Stores' Food Waste Into Fertilizer
100 Brilliant Companies

Meet the Machine That's Turning Grocery Stores' Food Waste Into Fertilizer

A pair of seasoned tech workers are helping to solve a $165 billion problem.
Jenna Schnuer
How This Army Vet Found Camaraderie in a Burger Franchise
Franchise Players

How This Army Vet Found Camaraderie in a Burger Franchise

Not even 30 years old, Daniel Kemelman has brought skills from his time in the National Guard into his Bareburger restaurant.
Carly Okyle
Can You Tell McDonald's From Organic? These Foodies Couldn't. (Video)
McDonalds

Can You Tell McDonald's From Organic? These Foodies Couldn't. (Video)

Thinking they were eating snacks from a new organic restaurant, these food experts couldn't stop singing McNuggets' praises. And, it was all caught on tape.
Kate Taylor
'We Don't Give a Sh*t About Gluten Free': A Restaurant Owner Gets Bold With Customers
Customer Service

'We Don't Give a Sh*t About Gluten Free': A Restaurant Owner Gets Bold With Customers

A San Francisco chef is tired of catering to hard-to-satisfy customers. So, he's telling picky patrons to go buy dinner elsewhere.
Kate Taylor
Oprah Calls This Person the 'Perfect Entrepreneur'
Whole Foods

Oprah Calls This Person the 'Perfect Entrepreneur'

In this interview, the talk-show legend talks to this founder about the passion that inspired him to launch an international giant.
Jason Fell
Wal-Mart Moves to Undercut Prices in the Organics Market
Retail Center

Wal-Mart Moves to Undercut Prices in the Organics Market

The retailer says it will introduce a line of organic products priced at least 25 percent below comparable market prices.
Catherine Clifford
Online Marketplace Abe's Market to Start Funding Organic Businesses
Finance

Online Marketplace Abe's Market to Start Funding Organic Businesses

The team behind online marketplace Abe's Market already gives natural product entrepreneurs a platform to showcase their products. Now, they want to help them grow their businesses by making direct investments.
Laura Entis
Why This Company Wants You to Change Your Underwear
Entrepreneurs

Why This Company Wants You to Change Your Underwear

You may have TOMS shoes on your feet and Warby Parker glasses on your face, but this company wants to get into your underwear drawer.
Diana Ransom
A Family Business With an Open-Minded Hiring Policy
Starting a Business

A Family Business With an Open-Minded Hiring Policy

Dave's Killer Bread, a Milwaukie, Ore.-based family business, gives ex-cons a second chance.
John Patrick Pullen
Finding Business Success in a Farm-Inspired Food Niche
Ready To Launch

Finding Business Success in a Farm-Inspired Food Niche

How Green B.E.A.N. Delivery grew its membership-based organic farm and food-delivery business.
Gwen Moran