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Instacart Acquires Canadian Voice-Shopping Startup Unata

San Francisco, CA — Instacart, Inc. is buying Unata Inc., a coupon and voice-shopping startup based in Toronto, Canada. The deal gives Instacart — the grocery-delivery company...
Research

Craft Technologies Merges with Eurofins NA Food Group

Des Moines, IA — The Eurofins North America food division announces the successful purchase of Craft Technologies, Inc., a contract laboratory providing analysis of...
Best Bar Ever

Nature’s Bounty Acquires Best Bar

Ronkonkoma, N.Y. — The Nature’s Bounty company added a nutrition bar to its lineup of sports and nutrition products, acquiring The Best Bar Ever. “Consumers are...

North Carolina Organic Grocer to Close Two Remaining Stores

Charlotte, NC — Organic grocer Healthy Home Market is permanently shutting its doors. The healthy food retailer has begun hanging Going-Out-of-Business sales at its remaining...

Vitamin D Supplements May Make Arteries Healthier

Vitamin D may help make arteries healthier. According to preliminary research from the Medical College of Georgia at Augusta University, high doses of vitamin D...

Consumers Prefer Printed Circulars Over Digital

Don't discard those printed advertising circulars just yet. A new study from Nielsen Homescan shows that despite the fact U.S. adults are spending more than...

Self-Driving Mobile Grocery May Hit the Road this Summer

Searching for an alternative to online home delivery? Your search may be over.  A self-driving mobile grocery store called “Robomart” may be available for a...
Adam Ismail

Adam Ismail Leaving GOED

Salt Lake City, UT — Adam Ismail, the Executive Director of Global Organization for EPA and DHA Omega-3s (GOED), has decided to take a...

Botanical Adulterants Program Changes Name

Austin, TX — The American Botanical Council (ABC) is changing the name of its program. Effective immediately, the ABC-AHP-NCNPR Botanical Adulterants Program will be...

Walmart Sued for Deceiving Consumers about Organic Eggs

Chicago, IL - A federal lawsuit claims Walmart has deceived customers who buy its Organic Marketside brand eggs, according to Reuters.  The suit, filed...

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