Herb of the Month: Ashwagandha

Rejuvenating, restorative, rebuilding—these are just three of the terms that apply to the Ayurvedic herb Ashwagandha. Known as one of the most powerful herbs...
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What’s Selling: July 2020

Midwest: Good Life Nutrition Company, Marion, IL (1,000 ft²) SUPPLEMENTS: Garden of Life, Elderberry Syrup; Solaray, Leaf Therapeutics CBD Spray & Capsules; Now Solutions, Vitamin D3 5000 IU FOOD:...

Happy Customer: Newcastle Produce

We’re asking customers to share what they love about their local natural products store. This month, the spotlight shines on one shopper’s experience at...

Covid-19, Immunity and Fat Burning: What’s the Connection?

If you’re reading this article, you’ve got to be wondering: What possible connection could there be between a “fat-burning metabolism” and COVID-19?  Fat-burning sounds great...

What’s Wrong with This Picture?

NOW recently made headlines by providing brand names of CoQ10 and SAM-e manufacturers that were found to be deficient in meeting label claims. A...

Education…and Virtual Happy Hour!

When Expo West was cancelled in March, the announcement was met with mixed emotions. Relief, anxiety, anger...this event, and the many others that were...

10 Tips to Getting the Most Out of Virtual Events

Natural Products Expo West, SupplySide East, IFT, Fancy Food...spring and early summer is usually a prime time for conferences, and the networking opportunities and...

There Exists a Path to Immune Health

What will it take to convince Americans that they have the power to own their health outcomes? We know there is enormous concern about...
Cranberry Extract

Herb of the Month: Cranberry

It’s not peak cranberry season, but let’s not forget about these gems! Cranberries, or Vaccinium macrocarpon, are shrubs or vines that grow to about...
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What’s Selling: May 2020

Midwest: Lucky’s Natural Foods LLC, Lake Orion, MI (2,800 ft²) SUPPLEMENTS: Hemplucid, CBD Tinctures; Garden of Life, Organic Elderberry Syrup; Nature’s Plus, Collagen Peptides FOOD: Sprout Bake, Lemon Chia...