bone mineral density carotenoids

Guangzhou, China—Shoppers know that calcium and vitamin D support healthy bones. But does carotenoid intake play a role in bone mineral density (BMD)? Yes, according to new research from a group of Chinese investigators.

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adVentures Academy

For the second straight year, entrepreneurs and investors came together for adVentures Academy, an investment summit that helps build skills that can be applied to building young businesses.

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senpa

New Port Richey, FL—Building upong the success of its 2015 event, Southeast Natural Products Association (SENPA) is again visiting several cities with its Strategies for Success Road Show and Education event.

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hain reorganize

Uniondale, NY—The Hain Celestial Group, headquartered here, recently announced plans to reorganize the company in an effort to make “a stronger combined company by optimizing synergies, reducing investment in certain businesses and consolidating some functions to ensure the long-term health of the new Hain Celestial Group.”

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renew life clorox

Palm Harbor, FL—The Clorox Co. has purchased digestive health specialist Renew Life for $290 million.

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ACI

New York, NY—The American Conference Institute (ACI) in conjunction with the Council for Responsible Nutrition (CRN) will again present the fourth annual CRN/ACI Dietary Supplement Legal and Regulatory Conference.

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CVS Pharmacy Recalls Organic Herbal Tea

CVS Pharmacy has announced a voluntary recall of select cases of Gold Emblem Abound Organic Spiced Herbal Tea, after being notified by the manufacturer that the product could potentially be contaminated with Salmonella.

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Expo West

Here is a round-up of some educational sessions covered by WholeFoods editors.

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Expo Briefs

Reports and key takeaways from Expo West 2016.

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organic

The National Organic Standards Board (NOSB) will hold its next meeting April 25-27, 2016 in Washington, D.C. In addition to receiving public comment at the face-to-face meeting in the nations's capital, the NOSB will listen to oral public comments during a premeeting webinar. The webinar, which is part of the April 25-27 meeting, will be held Tuesday, April 19, 2016, from 1:00-4:00 p.m. Eastern.

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