FDA Closer to Defining “Gluten-Free”

Rockville, MD—The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has taken news steps to create a standard definition for the term “gluten-free,” according to a...

Westerly Natural Market: On the Mend, Coming Back Strong

 A decades-old natural products retailer in New York City has been learning the value of starting from scratch over the past few months. Westerly...

NewsBriefs: August 2011

NOW International received the Governor’s Export Award for Continuing Excellence in Exporting in the large company (over 500 employees) category from Illinois Governor Pat...

People News: August 2011

Port Charlotte, FL-based Enzymedica, Inc. recently promoted several staff members: Gary Trimble is now executive vice president, Linda Ehrke is vice president of sales...

Natural, Organic Food Sales Outpacing Conventional

New York, NY—It’s a good time to sell natural and organic foods. According to market research firm Packaged Facts, U.S. retailers sold nearly $39...

FDA Ups the Ante on Sunscreen Labeling Requirements

Rockville, MD—The labeling and marketing of sunscreens just got a whole lot harder. The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has issued new rules...

Business and Advocacy Share Stage at NPA MarketPlace

Las Vegas, NV—The Natural Products Association (NPA) MarketPlace show, held here June 23-24 at the Las Vegas Convention Center, presented attendees with an opportunity...

Missouri Retailer Aids Tornado Victims

Joplin, MO—When devastating tornados hit Joplin, MO in May, the nation froze in its tracks as it heard news of 150+ deaths. But one...

Durbin Pushes Supplement Legislation

U.S. Senator Dick Durbin (D-IL) believes consumers need better information about supplements, and wants to have legislation enacted to make it so. The Dietary...

Compassion in a Nutshell

Once Again Nut Butter Celebrates 35 YearsOnce Again Nut Butter, located in Nunda, N.Y., is celebrating its 35th anniversary this year. Without a doubt,...

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