Austin, TX—Whole Foods Market is teaming up with Chef Ann Cooper to raise money for establishing salad bars in school cafeterias across the country.

grocery briefs

News from industry food companies.

garlic

A recent study published in Maturitas science journal indicates that aged garlic extract lowers blood pressure in patients with treated, but uncontrolled, hypertension.

green news

A look at EPA's GreenChill program for retailers.

supplier briefs

News and notes from industry suppliers.

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news

News about promotions, new hires, retirements and in memoriam.

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

EPAX

Aalesund, Norway—Fish oil supplier EPAX AS has been bought by Trygg Pharma AS. Aker BioMarine ASA and investment firm Lindsay Goldberg jointly own Trygg Pharma.

Adverse Events

Industry groups believe that a verdict in a current court case could be problematic for companies that file adverse event reports.