Minneapolis, MN – With competitors such as Walmart, AmazonFresh and Instacart beginning to deliver products directly to consumers, Target has announced, according to The Minneapolis/St. Paul Business Journal, that the company will begin testing the effectiveness of online grocery delivery.

Authors, coaches, motivational speakers, guru’s all talk about reaching the height of your maximum potential. Are these misleading statements? Can we truly achieve what is referred to as our maximum potential? If we did, what would that look like?

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Consumers have never before had such a wide array of organic food and products to choose from.  Sales of organic products are increasing at or near double digits annually.  But despite these successes, research reveals significant consumer confusion about organic benefits. We've all seen the misleading headlines: organic can't feed the world; it's not worth the cost.  Most often, these confusions are fueled by myths that downplay the health, social and economic benefits of organic food and fiber. Now it's time to present the facts.

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It has been both my privilege, and good fortune to have been professional, and personal friends with the partners that make up the industry law firm of Ullman, Shapiro, and Ullman for more than 20 years.  Bob, Steve and Marc have helped me (among many others) in more ways that I can count over the years.  When I lost my father in 2009, they were there as friends to support me, and my family through that difficult time.

Salt Lake City, UT—The Global Organization for EPA and DHA Omega-3s (GOED) has announced that its national advertising campaign, known as “Omega-3s: Always a Good Idea,” has produced positive results in its year-over-year monthly units sold numbers, according to a press release issued by the company. This national campaign, launched earlier in 2015, was designed to offer shoppers independent information about the benefits of omega-3s.

Washington, D.C. – The Council for Responsible Nutrition (CRN) has announced that Howard D. Sesso, Sc.D., M.P.H., will be the keynote speaker at The Workshop: CRN’s Day of Science, a day-long symposium to go along with The Conference, according to the press release issued by CRN.

San Diego, CA—Suja Life, LLC announced on August 19 that The Coca-Cola Company is now an investor and distribution partner. The minority investments made by The Coca-Cola Company and Goldman Sachs have given Suja the “expertise and accessibility to further increase product distribution and operational efficiencies,” according to an official statement.

Bari, Italy — A recent study conducted by researchers at the University of Bari Aldo Moro have found that coffee consumption may affect the risk of developing mild cognitive impairment (MCI).

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New York, NY – The natural products industry has lost a legend with the passing of renowned attorney Robert (Bob) Ullman on August 16, 2015. Ullman's wife of 60+ years, Joan, also passed away that day in the same accident. The couple is survived by their children Marc Ullman and Gail Ullman Corbett.