WhiteWave Stock Offering Announced by Dean Foods

S&P 500 stock shares of Dean Foods spiked 34% on August 8th, when the company announced it would put forth an IPO for 20%...

Latest on the Farm Bill: Farmers Rejoice, Food Stamps Slashed Even Further

Washington, D.C.-After more scrutiny continued over several issues in the finishing of the Farm Bill, the House Agriculture Committee approved the bill on July...

Hatch Wins Primary

Utah—Natural products industry champion Senator Orrin Hatch (R-UT) is one step closer to keeping his seat in Congress. In a sweeping victory over opponent...

Fancy Foods Delivers Flavor, Bids Farewell to D.C.

Washington, D.C.— NASFT’s 58th Summer Fancy Foods Show was held at the Walter E. Washington Convention Center from June 17-19, hosting over 2400 exhibitors...

FDA to Issue Revised NDI Guidance

The American Herbal Products Association (AHPA) was informed last night (June 19) that the U.S. Food and Drug Administration plans to disseminate a revised...

Natural Grocers Becomes Latest Industry Company To Go Public

Lakewood, CO—Natural and organic retail chain Natural Grocers by Vitamin Cottage will try to raise $115 million through the sale of common stock on...

Wave of Acquisitions Continues with Smart Balance’s Purchase of Udi’s

Paramus, NJ—Udi’s Healthy Foods, LLC, a company known and loved for its gluten-free breads and other foods, is now owned by Smart Balance, Inc.,...

Krill: Promising Therapy for Obesity

Bergen, Norway—A new study published in Metabolism: Clinical and Experimental indicates there may be a connection between obesity support and krill supplementation. Scientists from the...

L-Glutamine Levels Enhanced with Branded L-Alanylglutamine

New York, NY—New research indicates there may be an effective way to enhance levels of l-glutamine in the blood. This amino acid plays a...

Athletes Benefit from Branded Ingredient

New York, NY—A branded L-alanyl-L-glutamine ingredient (Sustamine from Kyowa Hakko, based here) improved performance and reaction time in 10 college basketball players. The female athletes...