SN Whole Health: Brown is the new Green

SN Whole Health: Brown is the new Green

CEO Pat Brown has a new vision for natural retailer Mrs. Green’s

Natural Markets Food Group, which a few months ago was busy planting flags all over the map, is now focusing closer to home.

New CEO Pat Brown, who came to the Irvington, N.Y.-based parent of the Mrs. Green’s and Planet Organic chains following a period of rapid store expansion and format evolution under a previous administration, admits that growth spurt didn’t come without complications. One store, in Fairfax, Va., closed less than a year after it opened, while others may requir

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