Mars to Acquire KIND North America

McLean, VA, and New York—Mars, Incorporated is acquiring KIND North America, according to a joint press release from Mars and KIND. The companies reported...

Whole Foods Market Board Overhaul

New York, NY — On Wednesday, Whole Foods Market hired five new directors after having switched to a new company-wide operational plan. According to...

Curcumin and Pepper Stop Breast Stem Cell Growth

Ann Arbor, MI—Preventing cancer is the holy grail of healthcare today. Though there are no definitive answers for breast cancer, researchers from the University...
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OmniActive’s CurcuWIN Non-GMO Project Verified

Morristown, NJ—OmniActive Health Technologies announced in a press release that CurcuWIN, an enhanced absorption curcumin extract, is now Non-GMO Project Verified. The release noted that...

The FDA Unveils New Nutrition Facts Label

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) unveiled on May 20 a new nutrition facts label for packaged foods, which includes a refreshed design,...

Carlson Resumes Operations to Meet Increased Demand for Supplements

Arlington Heights, IL– J.R. Carlson Laboratories, Inc. announced that the company has resumed operations. As WholeFoods Magazine previously reported, Carlson had temporarily suspended all production and...

Do Sports Drinks Live Up to their Claims?

Recent studies into the claims of sports drinks, such as Gatorade, Powerade and the UK’s most popular drink, Lucozade, have found that many of...

NPA: New DEA Proposals Would Jeopardize CBD Industry

Washington, D.C.—The Natural Products Association (NPA) is raising concerns over proposals from the Drug Enforcement Agency (DEA) that could place U.S. hemp and CBD...

Health Food Stores in Colorado Ordered to Close; NPA Takes Action

Updated April 22, 2020 Washington, D.C.—Going against guidance from the Department of Homeland Security (DHS), Colorado Governor Jared Polis has ordered health food stores selling...

WhiteWave Completes its Separation from Dean Foods

Broomfield, CO—Ending a process that began in late 2012 with an IPO that raised $368 million, WhiteWave Foods Company has finished its spin-off from...