A legend of the natural foods industry was saluted at this month's Natural Products Expo West event. Sandy Gooch, the name behind the pioneering Mrs. Gooch's Natural Foods Market, received a Lifetime Achievement Award from Natural Foods Merchandiser, a unit of New Hope Natural Media. (New Hope and Supermarket News are both part of Penton Media.) Gooch launched the operation in the late 1970s with a 5,000-square-foot unit in Southern California, according to an article on the website of ...

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