EWG Ranks the Best and Worst Sunscreens

Washington, D.C.—The Environmental Working Group (EWG) released its sixth annual EWG’s Skin Deep findings on the best and worst sunscreens of 2012, covering everything...

Anti-GM Lawsuits Filed, Rallies Held Nationwide

Washington, D.C.—In opposition to recently deregulated genetically modified (GM) crops, a lawsuit was filed against the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) by the Center...
Kratom

NPA and ABC File Comments to DEA Regarding Kratom

According to the Natural Products Association's (NPA) formal comments to the U.S. Drug Enforcement Agency (DEA), "adding kratom to the U.S. food supply could...

In Memoriam: Rachel Perry

Rachel Perry, author of Reverse the Aging Process of Your Face and founder of Rachel Perry, Inc., a cosmetic company, passed away on March...

P&G Buys New Chapter

Brattleboro, VT—Supplement maker New Chapter will now exist under the wing of Procter & Gamble (P&G), its new owner. New Chapter, which was approached...

What’s Selling Quarterly Analysis: 2012 Q2

What’s Selling is our monthly review of what our retailers nationwide say is selling well in their stores. This month, we’ve compiled data from...

Jarrow Formulas Meets with FDA about Probiotics, Regulatory Issues

Los Angeles, CA—Supplement maker Jarrow Formulas met with regulators at the CFSAN headquarters in September. Jarrow L. Rogovin, president/founder of Jarrow Formulas, Inc., and chair...

New Seasons, New Perspectives

Retailer of the Year New Seasons Market ushers in a new era of natural products retail stores. “I ordered it online from a store based...

Mrs. Gooch’s Cofounder Passes Away

Palm Springs, CA—Dan Volland, co-founder of Mrs. Gooch’s Natural Foods Markets, passed away on Dec. 17. Volland was the manager of a small health foods...

Strong Attendance at Expo West 2010

According to show organizers, some 56,000 industry members attended this year’s Natural Products Expo West/SupplyExpo, held in Anaheim, CA. Overall, the mood was enthusiastic,...