Among the aisles of gourmet cheeses, jams and chocolates at the Winter Fancy Food Show, held January 16–18 at San Francisco’s Moscone Convention Center, there were identifiable trends, gems and innovations. 

Are you eating a well balanced diet?  Or are you eating too much or too little of certain nutrients?  Find out by reading the USDA's new dietary guidelines for 2010.

Do "made with organic..." labels confuse you?  Sometimes it is hard to decipher exactly how organic a food product is.  Now, the USDA is trying to change that.

 Do you buy store brand or name brand items?  Is there a difference?  Many grocers say there isn't a huge difference, and store brand items are becoming more popular.

Acquisitions, mergers, awards, charity work, certifications, company news and more.

 Promotions, new hires, retirements and more.

 Caralluma fimbriata extract may be beneficial for those looking to lose weight.

News and notes from industry suppliers.

 Dietary supplements were not responsible for any deaths in 2009.