Plant Based World Reschedules Both North America and Europe Shows

The Plant Based World Expo is rescheduling both its Europe show and its North America show, according to an announcement. “Our sole priority is to...

Organic Produce Summit Reschedules

Monterey, CA—The Organic Produce Summit (OPS) will now be taking place September 15-16, rather than mid-July as originally slated, according to a press release. OPS...

Sprouts Reports Q4, 2020 Results, 2021 Outlook

Phoenix, AZ—Sprouts Farmers Market reported results for the 14-week fourth quarter and 53-week year ended January 3, 2021, and Jack Sinclair, CEO of Sprouts...

Senators Reintroduce Health Savings Act to Expand HSAs, FSAs

Washington, D.C.—U.S. Senators Marco Rubio (R-FL) and Tim Scott (R-SC) have reintroduced the Health Savings Act to simplify and expand Health Savings Accounts (HSAs)...

NPA Asks Biden Nominees for Positions on CBD, Trade, FDA Accountability & More

Washington, D.C.—The Natural Products Association (NPA) has submitted questions for two of President Joe Biden’s nominees: Xavier Becerra, Health and Human Services (HHS) nominee,...

House Resolution Recognizes Vitamin D for Decreasing the Severity of COVID-19

Washington, D.C.—U.S. Representative Glenn Grothman (R-WI) has introduced a House Resolution (H. Res. 116) that recognizes the benefits of vitamin D intake for preventing...
Multivitamins

Vitamin C, Zinc Don’t Help COVID-19? CRN Dismisses “Weak” JAMA Study

Washington, D.C.—Weak study design, haphazard approach, unclear results...Steve Mister, President & CEO of the Council for Responsible Nutrition (CRN), had strong words in response...
NPA

NPA Gov. Affairs Team on Access to Supplements, COVID Relief, & More

Washington, D.C.—The Natural Products Association (NPA) outlined the current political and policy outlook for the natural products industry during a webinar for its membership....

BREAKING: Expo West 2021 Goes Virtual

Virtual—Natural Products Expo West is going virtual for 2021, according to a press release. It will take place May 24-27, featuring virtual booths, a...

Study Draws Direct Link Between Climate Change and SARS-CoV-2

Climate change may have played a direct role in the emergence of SARS-CoV-2, the virus that caused COVID-19, according to a study published in...