Plant Based Foods Association Launches Certification Program

SAN FRANCISCO -- The Plant Based Foods Association (PBFA) has launched a new Certified Plant Based program, the first and only plant-based food certification....

3 Key Trends in Food and Drink

Market intelligence agency Mintel has announced three forward-looking trends it says will lead the momentum of global food and drink innovation in 2019 and...

Bill Stewart: Real Food Pioneer Passes

Bill Stewart passed away at the age of 65 on Nov. 3, 2018, in Durango, CO, after suffering from complications of ALS. He founded Real...

Natural Disasters Threaten Agriculture

Three wildfires burning through California have scorched more than 210,000 acres across the state combined, destroyed thousands of homes and structures and forced thousands...

CVS to Debut Concept Stores Post-Aetna Merger

Once CVS closes their $69 billion purchase of Aetna, they intend to open concept stores to debut programs that make the best use of...

Two New Studies Could Turn the Tide for Omega-3s

By William S. Harris, Ph.D. As a retailer, omega-3 fatty acids (EPA and DHA) probably represent a large part of your business. If that’s the...

Organic Trade Association Requests Ideas for Organic Check-Off Program

Washington, D.C.—The Organic Trade Association (OTA) is asking the organic community to weigh in on an organic check-off program. The program, known as GRO Organic...

FDA Releases Guidance and Draft Guidance Regarding Labeling and Single-Serve Packaging

Washington, D.C.—The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has released a guidance document regarding nutrition and supplement facts labels, and a draft guidance on serving...

Sprouts Reports Strong Third Quarter

Phoenix, AZ -- Sprouts Farmers Market reported $38 million in net income, a 19% increase from the same period in 2017, in its third...
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Algarithm Joins GOED With $100,000 Pledge

Saskatchewan, Canada -- Algarithm Ingredients announced the company has made a $100,000 annual funding pledge to GOED, the Global Organization for EPA and DHA...

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