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Big things are happening in the world of health and nutrition. That's why WholeFoods' editors are out there getting the facts and bringing breaking health news to you. Whether you are interested in hot products for your store, staying on top of trends, nutrition research, or regulatory news, we have you covered. The devil is in the details, and our writers never shy away from bringing them to you. They delve into a variety of topics to deliver great information to readers; but don't take our word for it. Select a topic or health article that interests you and enjoy!

Organize Your Products, Optimize Your Sales

Location, location, location! One of the fundamentals of in-store retail merchandising is product placement. In any given supermarket, ever wonder why the produce is...

No Deaths Linked to Supplements in 2008

Alexandria, VA—Consumers who are concerned about the safety of dietary supplements should pay attention to a new statistic offered by the American Association of...

Ingredient Lowers Glucose Levels in Humans

Rimouski, QC, Canada—innoVactiv Inc. says it has “statistically significant results” from a new human clinical trial on its carb/starch control ingredient (InSea2). The study...

FDA Declares “Some Concern” for BPA Ingestion in Infants and Children

Rockville, MD—Following some 30 years of toxicology research surrounding the health threats of bisphenol-A (BPA) exposure, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) is...

Supplier Briefs: March 2010

Acquisitions, new launches, new partnerships, awards, new initiatives and more. Forsyth, MO-based National Enzyme Company (NEC) employees are participating in a unique fundraising/”get fit” effort....

New Eco-Friendly Bottles on the Market

Santa Cruz, CA—Rainbow Light Nutritional Systems, maker of all-natural vitamins and supplements, has announced a major eco-friendly change to the way its products are...

People News: March 2010

David Robinov is now the executive vice president of operations and product development for Galaxy Nutritional Foods, Inc. of Orlando, FL. Stephen Strassler, president of...

Bill Frankos Retires from FDA

Rockville, MD—This month, Vasilios “Bill” Frankos will retire as director of the division of dietary supplements programs for the Center for Food Safety and...

Prominent Law Firm Opposes FDA’s Proposed Liquid Product Guidelines

New York, NY—WholeFoods reported last month on the U.S. Food and Drug Administration’s (FDA) publication of draft guidelines concerning the distinction between beverages and...

The Clock Is Ticking for FDA’s Response to Emord Suits

Washington, D.C.—WholeFoods continues its coverage of the lawsuit brought against the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) regarding qualified health claims for selenium and...

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