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Data Support Branded Ingredients for Immune Health

Rimouski, QC, Canada; Ankeny, IA—Industry now has additional data on branded ingredients for immune health. First, a double-blind, human study conducted by Laval University found...

Researchers Test Color Analysis for Carotenoid Strength

Gainesville, FL—Researchers from the University of Florida believe they have created a better way to analyze carotenoid content in vegetables with a new analytical...

Supplier Briefs: January 2010

Acquisitions, new launches, new partnerships, awards, new initiatives and more. American Ingredients, Inc., based in Anaheim, CA,received GMP certification for its facility from NSF. Seltzer...

USDA Organic Certification in the Works for Personal Care Products

It may not be long before we see shampoos, moisturizers and soaps made with organic ingredients bearing that familiar green and white USDA Organic...

USADA Initiative to Ask Congress for New Supplement Regulations

Colorado Springs, CO—In early December, the U.S. Anti-Doping Agency (USADA), based here, announced a new public protection initiative aimed at shielding consumers from dietary...

2010 Predictions for Packaged Goods

Chicago, IL—Market trend predictions for the packaged goods industry reported by Mintel, a global market research consultancy, forecast a facelift in 2010. As the...

Food Safety Initiative Advances in Senate

Washington, D.C.—A unanimous vote by a U.S. Senate committee has brought food safety reform a step closer to reality. The hope among many is...

COOL Laws May Extend to Dairy

Last year, the Country of Origin Labeling (COOL) requirements went into effect, mandating country of origin labeling of meats, produce and nuts. Now, these...

Omega-3 Supporters Petition Institute of Medicine to Install Dietary Reference Intake

Washington, D.C.—Led by the Global Organization for EPA and DHA Omega-3s (GOED), a group of advocates have petitioned the U.S. Institute of Medicine on...

Soymilk Switch Causes Suspicion

Broomfield, CO—WhiteWave Foods, which operates under Dallas, TX-based Dean Foods, has been under the microscope lately about the transition of its Silk soymilk from...

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