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Finding a Match Made in Heaven

Contract manufacturers talk about quality and innovation.Cue 1970s game show music! “Manufacturer #1 loves to make probiotics and has over 50 years of research experience...

Regulating Raw

Checking up on the rules, standards and other issues that ingredient suppliers face.NDIs, GMPs, 483s, oh my! Getting your acronyms and shorthand terms down...

Find Your Format

What’s on tap in the supplement delivery world.Acceptance and compliance are basic concerns in designing better supplements. If consumers don’t take products as intended,...

Bright Ideas

What’s hot in natural colors and flavors.When consumers say they’re fed up with the artificial additives in foods, chances are, they’re talking about dyes...

A Private Affair

Tips for making your store brand a top seller.Food for thought: this year, 83% of shoppers bought more Brand ABC products than they did...

Techno Know How

Get up to speed with all that today’s retail technology has to offer. Often, we don’t know what we need to make our lives...

Innovations in Encapsulation Technology

How encapsulation experts are helping to innovate the supplements category.Mother Nature has given us many great nutrients to support our bodies’ health and wellness....

It’s All Natural at Expo West

A preview of Expo West events, with advice for covering the show from key natural products retailers.It’s that time of the year again! Natural...

On the Hill

Hot regulatory/legislative issues for 2013 and how to get your voice heard about them.The pressure is on. You are charged with making an important...

Certifications Guide

According to the Natural Marketing Institute (NMI), over 400 registered green logos exist worldwide (1). Most consumers say they are more likely to buy...

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