In reviewing the history of the natural and organics industry, it is puzzling why and how natural products began to deviate from the environmentally safe and health conscious principles of the founders of organics.

krill oil

Oslo, Norway—Aker BioMarine shared with Expo West attendees details about its new Flexitech technology, which is said to bring new innovation to the krill oil market.

organic astaxanthin

Kaylynn Chiarello-Ebner, editor of WholeFoods Magazine, talks about organic astaxanthin with Joe Huff, CEO of AlgaeLife’s North American operation.

jacob teitelbaum

Kaylynn Chiarello-Ebner, editor of WholeFoods Magazine, interviews Jacob Teitelbaum, M.D., about natural solutions for pain management at Natural Products Expo West 2016, Anaheim, CA.


jonny bowden

Kaylynn Chiarello-Ebner, editor of WholeFoods Magazine, interviews Jonny Bowden, The Nutrition Mythbuster, about his new book, Smart Fat.


world happiness day

To celebrate the International Day of Happiness on March 20, 2016, political leaders of the kingdom of Bhutan emphasized Happiness and Well-Being as a new economic paradigm and urged the countries of the world to unite the three pillars of sustainable development that define Gross Global Happiness. These include social, economic and environmental well-being.

Plant Based Food Association

San Francisco, CA, March 7—Daiya Foods, Follow Your Heart, Miyoko's Kitchen, The Tofurky Company and Upton’s Naturals have established the Plant Based Food Association (PBFA), with 18 charter members and counting.

general mills

Minneapolis, MN — General Mills will become the second major United States food manufacturer to disclose GMOs in its products, since Campbell Soup took the initiative in January. This decision appears to be more practical than passionate.

megafood tieraona low dog

MegaFood has a new line of food-based dietary supplements, formulated by Tieraona Low Dog, M.D. Learn more in this interview by Kaylynn Chiarello-Ebner, Editor of WholeFoods Magazine, from the Natural Products Expo West show floor.