Natural Foods Merchandiser
Information resources available from this organization include:
"Managing Your Retail Business" section of this monthly magazine covers a variety of topics, with content
categories including merchandising, marketing, customer service, human resources, and technology. All
articles can be viewed free online with registration, with free magazine subscription available upon
NFM Market Overview
Nutritional Business Journal
NEXT: The Natural Products Industry Forecast
Annual survey of natural products retailers provides information on store sales and operations, with
topics covered including sales by product category; average sales per retail location; competition and
growth trends; revenue, expense, and net profit margin data; regional growth trends; number of locations
by retail category and store size; and other retail business statistics. Survey results are available
free online with registration.
Comprehensive study provides in-depth analysis of the market forces and trends affecting the industry and
includes a category market performance overview and forecast for each of its three core product categories,
with categories covered in individual studies including natural, organic, and functional foods and beverages;
dietary supplements and nutritional ingredients; and beauty, personal care, household, and pet products.
Vitamins and Dietary Supplements in the US
Market research report provides a detailed analysis of the vitamin and dietary supplement market in the
U.S., with topics covered in the report including headlines, trends, products, competitive landscape, prospects,
historical and forecast sales by product category (e.g., vitamins, dietary supplements, and tonic and bottled
nutritive drinks), and key company profiles. Sample report and detailed table of contents are available
Supplement Market in the U.S.
Market research study provides a detailed analysis of the supplement market in the U.S., with topics covered
including market overview, product offerings, market size and forecast by market segment (e.g., vitamin
supplements, herbs and botanicals, sports nutrition, and meal replacement supplements), and market growth
drivers and challenges. Summary abstract and detailed table of contents from the study are available online.
Market analysis report provides industry statistics for a user-defined area on a national,
state, county, metro area, or zip code level, with data provided including number of
companies, market volume and sales trends, average company
sales, sales per employee, staffing and employment trends, average employee wage, and business start up
activity and failure rates. Sample report can be viewed online.