bmpea

Silver Spring, MD – As of Thursday, April 23, five dietary supplement companies received warning letters for their use of an unapproved stimulant in their products. The companies were accused of using BMPEA (R-beta-methylphenethylamine) as a dietary supplement ingredient. The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has given the firms 15 business days to make the needed adjustments to the eight total products involved.

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Private label products are not an area retailers tend to dabble in lightly. Store brand dietary supplements are often an integral part of the business, and not just a sort of bonus option for customers that can be tacked on to the vitamin department without any planning or forethought. Innovative approaches to private label and a winning strategy are key to the overall health of many stores.

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WholeFoods editors attended several education sessions at Expo West 2015, and bring you some key take-home points here.

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Reports and key takeaways from Expo West 2015.

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At the “Your Right to Know: Next Steps in the GMO Labeling Fight” session, Gary Hirschberg, chairman of Just Label It, led a panel discussion on the current state of GMO labeling and what it means for the industry.

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Vitamin Angels hosted its 6th Annual League of Angels event at Angels Stadium, where attendees enjoyed food and drink as well as trying their hand at the batting cages.

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Barlean’s has partnered up with Experticity to offer a unique online retailer education tool.

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Steven Smith, co-founder of several tea brands including Tazo and Stash, passed away in late March due to health issues stemming from liver cancer. He was 65.

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Promotions, new hires, retirements and more.

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

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