The food-store chain that started in the Chicago area is now the #1 health food destination in the United States, according to the latest rankings from the American Health Care Institute.
The health food giant has also become the #2 health food retailer in the nation, according the ranking, released Thursday.
The rankings, which have been in the works for about a year, are based on visits to 1,000 health food stores nationwide, including health-food-related stores, and health-care providers, according a company statement.
The list is based on more than 1 million visits by health care professionals and other health care consumers.
More:The company’s ranking is the highest of any of the companies on the list.
It was based on a survey of more than 2,000 respondents, including over 1,600 health food retailers.
“This is a very competitive list,” said Dr. Jennifer McDonough, the CEO of the AHCI.
“But it is also a reflection of the fact that health food has become more and more affordable and accessible for Americans.”
Health food stores have been a big driver of the health-marketing economy, which has been fueled by consumer demand for healthy, healthy foods.
The AHCIs rankings are based only on visits, not visits to health food vendors or the restaurants they sell to.
In recent years, health- food stores and other food-service providers have been on the rise in the U.S., driven by the popularity of the Affordable Care Act, which offers more comprehensive health coverage for millions of people.
The AHC I also ranks the top health food locations for its health-services and consumer-related industries, including pharmacies, pharmacies, health food chains, and restaurants.
The group also ranked food-services companies based on their proximity to major metropolitan areas, the percentage of people who use their stores for health, and how many people visit their stores.
The health-store industry, which accounts for about 3% of total U.K. sales, has been on a roll lately.
Its share of the U:S.
retail sales, as measured by the total value of goods sold, has doubled since 2010, and it is now one of the largest health-service and food-supply retailers in the world, according for the AHA.
The company’s shares have more than doubled over the past decade, and they hit a record high of $1,099.60 on Thursday.
McDonough said the health food chain’s recent rise has been driven in part by consumers seeking healthier options and better choices.
She said the growth has been largely fueled by a healthier and more competitive environment, which is what led the company to the top spot.
“The health food industry has seen a tremendous growth in recent years,” she said.
“And in addition to that, the health of the population has also improved.”
The AHA’s rankings are part of its ongoing effort to improve the health status of the American economy, the most powerful force in the health care sector, she said, and also a result of the company’s commitment to helping consumers access the healthiest options possible.
“It’s really important to note that this is not a ranking of the best places to go for health care, it’s a ranking based on how well we’re helping consumers,” she added.
“We have a lot of success stories where people have gone from a food-based health plan to a health-management plan, and from a pharmacy to a doctor.
So there’s a lot to be said for all the innovation that has been taking place in this sector.”
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