Impact investing can be seen as a way for investors to align their investment philosophies with their personal beliefs, prioritizing investments that advance social or environmental change with the goal of generating returns.
Similarly, organics are paving the way in the food products industry as consumers have become increasingly conscientious in recent years, particularly when it comes to the products they bring into their homes. Investors’ desire to protect themselves and their families from the toxins and pesticides used in growing and preserving much of our food has led to accelerated growth in the use of naturally derived products, such that today, 84 percent of U.S. consumers buy organic food, with 45 percent doing so at least once a month.
As Americans become more aware of the environmental and health benefits of organics, there is an opportunity to protect our financial health and align our investments with our lifestyle choices by investing in the companies that are driving organic innovation and bringing natural products to the marketplace.
Demand for Organic Goods Shifts Supply
With many Americans focused on living healthier and more natural lifestyles, organic foods and products are moving into the mainstream. Sales of organic food productsincreased from $3.6 billion in 1997 to over $39 billion in 2014—a tenfold increase in… see the entire article.
Invest in the rapidly growing Organic Food Industry!