Whole Foods closed its store at 2584 Baseline Road in Boulder, Feb. 26. The store was one of nine announced for closure as the natural-foods retailer seeks to cut costs and centralize many purchasing decisions. Doug Storum / BizWest

Natural-foods manufacturers shift sales online

Facebook Twitter Google+ LinkedIn Email PrintSix months ago, Loveland-based paleo snack bar company Wild Zora Foods LLC was in a thousand stores, up from just 80 the year prior. But although Wild Zora’s sales were higher than they had ever been in four years of operating, the natural-food company found it wasn’t making the profits it expected with those kinds of sales. “With our retail expansion, we found our distributors and retailers required refills, shelving…