NewsBriefs: April 2013

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Vitamin Angels of Santa Barbara, CA is hosting its First Annual West Coast Golf Outing. The event will take place September 23 at the Trump International Golf Course in Rancho Palos Verdes, CA. Those interested can register at www.vitaminangelsgolfwest.com.

Nu Century Herbs, based in Michigan City, IN, donated 1,800 pocket packs of AirAide to the FUMCOR Mission Medical Team for its Honduras humanitarian trip. The group typically sees approximately 600 patients at a health clinic and 300 at a vision clinic.

Living Naturally of Sarasota, FL bought the Eye Level Solutions business from KeHE Distributors. This business-to-consumer company lets shoppers purchase KeHE-distributed products through brand stores.

Fort Lauderdale, FL-based Life Extension is now GMP registered by NSF International.

The DivaCup (from Diva International of Ontario, Canada) was featured on In View hosted by Larry King in early March on The Discovery Channel. Francine and Carinne Chambers of Diva talk about the product’s benefits, including its reliability, ease of use and sustainability.

The United Natural Products Association of Salt Lake City, UT has three new members: 21st Century Healthcare Inc. of Tempe, AZ, Cyanotech Corporation of Kailua-Kona, HI and Foodstate Inc. (Innate Response Formulas & Megafood) of Derry, NH.

Bioforce USA, based in Ghent, NY, announced its Annemarie Börlind natural beauty line appeared in the makeup lounge at the Oscar awards ceremony in Los Angeles.

The Natural Products Association of Washington, D.C. issued its 1,200th certification of natural products and ingredients through the Natural Seal program.

Published in WholeFoods Magazine, April 2013