Invest in Women Farmers, New Report Advises

London—Although about 70% of the work done in agriculture is performed by women, their contributions often go unrecognized and underpaid, according to a new...
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Monsanto Says “No” to Bayer Takeover

St. Louis, MO—Monsanto has turned down a takeover bid from Bayer AG valued at more than $65 billion. Bayer reportedly tried to sweeten the deal...

Axiom Foods Debuts Flavorless Pea and Hemp Proteins

Marina Del Rey, CA—Axiom Foods is debuting the first neutral-flavored pea and hemp proteins for food use, according to a press release made today. Axiom...

Nestle’s Sweet Earth Acquisition Signals Plant-Based Food Importance

Moss Landing, CA --  Nestle USA took a giant step into the plant-based foods segment with the acquisition of Sweet Earth, whose 48 products...

Vitamin Shoppe Receives StellaService Elite Overall Award

Secaucus, N.J. - For the third year in a row, The Vitamin Shoppe has received the 2018 StellaService Elite Overall Award – a top...

Dicamba Approved for Two More Years

Washington, D.C. -- The EPA has made up its mind about dicamba: it is “a valuable pest control tool for America’s farmers,” according to the...

Global Wellness Summit Announces Wellness Trends for 2019

New York, NY—The Global Wellness Summit (GWS) announced its “8 Wellness Trends for 2019” in a press release.
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How will Amazon Purchase and Blue Apron IPO Affect Brick-and-Mortar?

One of the world’s leading online retailers, Amazon can now expand their reach with its purchase of Whole Foods Market for $13.7 billion. Many...

Retailer Joe Bassett Passes Away

Toledo, OH—The natural products industry has lost a beloved retailer and friend, Joseph M. Bassett, N.M.D., D.M., age 79. Bassett and his wife Pat were...

Low Flavonoid Intake Correlates with Alzheimer’s, Long-Term Study Finds

Boston, MA—Flavonoid intake may help protect against Alzheimer’s, according to a new study from Tufts University’s Jean Mayer USDA Human Nutrition Research Center on...