Author: Charlie Wettlaufer

New Weekly Juicing Content

Hello Goodnature Family! As you may know, one of our core values at Goodnature is to “cultivate community”. We try to do that by offering our customers awesome resources like this blog that you’re reading now, JuiceCon, and our Goodnature Juicing Facebook group. I’m super excited to announce that we have two new weekly pieces…

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Using a Separate Food Processor with a Goodnature Press (Pros and Cons)

Lately there has been some discussion on the Goodnature Juicing Facebook Group and other forums about using a separate food processor like a Sammic or Robot Coupe in addition to, or instead of the attached grinder on a Goodnature press. We have studied this extensively at Goodnature, and for a while even sold a press…

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5 Tips for Starting a Juice Business in 2022

This article has been updated in June 2022 (originally published January 2015). Opening a juice business seems pretty straight forward. You make juice, and you sell it. Easy money. Well, there are some things you need to figure out before everything can be open and operating. After working with hundreds of new juice companies, I…

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How to Create a High Yield Juice Recipe

When formulating recipes, it’s important to keep in mind that some fruit and vegetable varieties make a lot more juice than others. On the “non-juicy” end of the scale we have sweet potato and leafy greens. On the other end we have watermelon and cucumber. Getting a high yield is not just about using juicy…

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How Virtue Juice Bar Offers On-Demand Cold-Pressed Juice

This article was updated on June 6, 2022 (originally published August 22, 2019). Offering real pressed juice on-demand has been attempted many times, but I’ve never seen a juice bar successfully pull it off until now. The issue in the past has been that the process required to do it and the equipment available had…

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WJC Best Juice in Texas Winning Recipes

Goodnature WJC – Best Juice in Texas was our first regional event as part of the Goodnature World Juicing Championship event series. The event took place at The Well restaurant in Downtown Austin. We had six juice companies from five cities in Texas compete for the title, and a great turnout with the audience coming…

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Texas and Florida Surpass NY in Cold Pressed Juice

I was going over some Goodnature sales data, and discovered something interesting that I think is worth sharing. Ever since cold pressed juice started gaining popularity in the early two-thousands, California has been in the lead, followed by New York. Within the last few years, things have been shifting and New York has fallen to…

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Goodnature Family Meetup – Austin

This event is officially SOLD OUT. “Goodnature Family Meetup” is a new series of live events that will bring our commercial juicing community together for a few hours of networking, juice tasting, giveaways, discussions, and special guests! Texas is the fastest growing cold pressed juice market in the world, quickly catching up to California! That’s…

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X-1 Mini Upgraded Press Kit Now Available

We have recently rolled out a new press component system for the X-1 Mini that makes cleaning easier, and reduces the amount of parts needed for operation. Here are the details: Dishwasher Safe: The new press chamber included in the kit is dishwasher safe. We also eliminated the need for a juice catch tray, which is…

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How to Get a Tax Break Buying a Commercial Juicer

How to (basically) get a 37% discount on your commercial juicer: Since 2017 in the US tax code, Section 179 allows taxpayers to deduct or “write off” the cost of certain property as an expense when the property is placed in service. Disclaimer: I’m not an accountant and this isn’t tax advice. Tax policies change…

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Cold Pressed Juice Named 2022 Wellness Trend by Well+Good

The prestigious Well+Good publication has included fresh cold-pressed juice as one of their 2022 wellness trends. Emily did a great job at interviewing several juicing experts, and showing how 2021 was a banner year for the cold-pressed juice industry, driven by an increased interest in immunity and living a healthier lifestyle. It’s great to get…

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JuiceCon 2022 Cancelled

We are sad to say that based on the new COVID Omicron surge, increased travel restrictions, and potential increased mandates we feel we are forced to cancel the  event. Although April 2022 is still four months away, we have to make the decision now. Here are the factors that contributed to the decision: A large…

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