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New Ingredient Targets Visceral Fat

Los Angeles, CA—Optipure, based here, has released data on a new ingredient intended to target visceral fat. Visceral fat is stored near...

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...

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...

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...

Maitake Products Renamed Mushroom Wisdom

East Rutherford, NJ—As of the first of this month, Maitake Products, Inc. changed its name to Mushroom Wisdom, Inc. According to the company, the...

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...

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...

Choices, Choices

There may be another reason to feel guilty about choosing to eat that burger for dinner, beyond the realms of animal rights or fat...

People News: January 2010

Gregory E. Pflum was selected to be the vice president of Cincinnati, OH-based Cognis Group’s nutrition and health business unit in North America. Jarrow...

Grocery Briefs: January 2010

Sea Cliff, NY-based Robert’s American Gourmet Food, LLC, maker of Pirate’s Booty, announced an investment as well as a new name—Pirate Brands. Company founder...

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