Ganeden

Health Canada Approves Ganeden’s Additional Probiotic Health Claims

Cleveland, OH — Ganeden, a manufacturer of probiotic ingredients, received from Health Canada a no objection letter that allows companies fortifying products with GanedenBC3...
Organic Produce

Organic Produce Tops US Organic Shoppers Grocery Lists

Americans are buying more organic produce and would buy even more if it were less expensive. When compared to such food categories as dairy,...
Produce

On-the-Go Produce Snacking Is On the Rise

While not as big as the salty snack category, according to a new report by Nielsen, snackable produce (grapes, cherries, bananas, baby carrots, oranges, mandarins,...
Red Hot Pepper

Red Hot Pepper Extract May Help Increase Metabolic Rate

A new study, published in Obesity: Open Access, suggest a branded capsaicinoid - an extract from red hot peppers - may boost one's metabolic...
Inactive

USDA Nutrition Facts Rule Placed on Inactive Actions List

For the first time, the White House Office of Management and Budget (OMB) has released, along with its Unified Agenda, an ‘Inactive Actions List’...

Otsuka Pharmaceutical to Buy Daiya for $325.3 Million

Vancouver, Canada – Plant-based food manufacturer Daiya Foods Inc. is being sold to Otsuka Pharmaceutical Co., Ltd., and the reported $325.3 million acquisition will...
Whole Foods shareholders approve Amazon deal

Whole Foods Market Posts Record Quarterly Sales

Austin, TX – Whole Foods Market reported record quarterly sales of $3.7 billion on Wednesday, and while comparable store sales decreased by 1.9%, that...

FDA Approves Health Claims for Macadamia Nuts

HILO, Hawaii—The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has approved the petition of Royal Hawaiian Orchards allowing it to claim that consuming macadamia nuts...

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...

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...

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