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People News: December 2017

Pete Plamann is the new president of Scottsdale, AZ- based Styr Labs, an AI-based personalized nutrition company. He was most recently VP of innovation...
Blood pressure reading

New Blood Pressure Guidelines Will Put More People in Risk Pool

Under new guidelines instituted by the American Heart Association and the American College of Cardiology, high blood pressure, which was once defined as 140/90...

Aker BioMarine Comes Out on Top in SFP Ratings

Oslo, Norway -- For the third year in a row, Aker BioMarine has received an “A” rating from The Sustainable Fisheries Partnership (SFP) for...
Amazon Prime Turkey

Amazon Whole Foods Drops Prices for Thanksgiving

Austin, TX — In a taste of what’s in store, Amazon’s Whole Foods Market stores are talking turkey by discounting Thanksgiving meal staples and offering...
Alfalfa's Local Market

Boulder’s Alfalfa’s Market Sold

The founders of Boulder's Alfalfa's Market have sold the natural grocer to two Denver-based investors who plan to revamp the Boulder location and expand...

Butterball Releases Organic Turkey for Thanksgiving

According to an article in USA Today, Butterball will be releasing organic turkeys and ground turkey in time for Thanksgiving this year. While one...

FTC Deceptive Advertising Complaint Settled

Washington, D.C. -- The Federal Trade Commission (FTC) says a network of online marketers and the three people behind it have agreed to settle...
Whole Foods + Amazon signage

Amazon’s Retail Consolidation May Ease Change

Seattle, WA -- Amazon’s latest management move combining all its retail operations, along with Whole Foods Market, under SVP Steve Kessel gives it the...
Brandless supplements

Brandless Adds Supplements to Lineup

San Francisco, CA — Brandless, the online startup providing unbranded essentials, has introduced its vitamin and supplement lineup, all offering 30-count supplies for $3. Greens...
Walmart pickup

Walmart Lifts Some Online Prices to Drive Store Traffic

Bentonville, AR — In an effort to steer customers to its brick-and-mortar stores and lift online profitability, Walmart is starting to charge customers more to...

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