Challenges in Maintaining Integrity of USDA Organic Standard

With organic and natural food demands growing, more companies are trying to meet the certifications required to place desired labels onto their product to...

WholeFoods Magazine Partners With ConnectMii

South Plainfield, NJ — WholeFoods Magazine is partnering with ConnectMii, a video meeting technology provider, to create VirtualMart, a way to make it easy...

What’s Trending at Summer Fancy Food Show?

New York City, NY — The Specialty Food Association (SFA) held its annual Summer Fancy Food Show on June 25 – 27 at the...

Report Says Consumers Forgoing Packaged Food for Fresh Food

According to a report by CNBC, grocers are starting to notice a shift in customer habits. Increasingly, customers are avoiding the center aisles and...

PureCircle Launches Stevia Cocoa and Vanilla Enhancers

Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia – PureCircle’s new stevia leaf-based flavor enhancers for vanilla and cocoa flavors are a way to produce products at a manageable...
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House Lawmaker Calls for Hearing of Amazon-Whole Foods Market Deal

Washington, D.C. — Rep. David Cillicine (D-R.I.), the top Democrat on the House subcommittee on regulatory reform, commercial and antitrust law wrote a letter...

Whole Foods Shareholder Sues to Block Amazon Merger

Austin, TX -- A Whole Foods Market shareholder is seeking to block the $13.7 billion acquisition by Amazon through a federal lawsuit filed Thursday...

New Study Confirms Macular Carotenoid Use for Eye Health

Boca Raton, FL — A new study by the University of Georgia published in the journal Foods, found that use of a proprietary blend of...

CRN to Explore Adding Medical Food to Mission

Washington, D.C. – The Council for Responsible Nutrition (CRN) has voted to explore adding the medical food industry to its mission. “CRN’s Board of Directors...

Study Reveals Neonics Harm Bees in Areas with Less Biodiversity

Neonicotinoid pesticides, commonly known as “neonics” have been a global debate because of the toxins and effects they have on insects. Experiments have shown...

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