People News: June 2013

Lakeview Equity Partners LLC, Milwaukee, WI acquired probiotics specialist UAS Laboratories Inc., of Edina, MN. Kevin Mehring will serve as the new president of...

NewsBriefs: March 2013

Seattle, WA-based PCC Natural Markets (PCC) announced it will only sell ethically sourced chocolate. Vendors must provide documentation that child slave labor wasn’t used...

Marketing to the Millennials

The times they are a changing. Born between 1946 and 1964, many Baby Boomers fulfilled the American Dream by owning houses, raising families and...

Krill Oil Improves Cognitive Function and Depression, Says Study

Oslo, Norway—Krill oil (KO) and its benefits are at the center of a new small-animal study published by Lipids in Heath and Disease. Led by...

What’s Selling Quarterly Analysis: 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 all the...

Extract Improves Health of Metabolic Syndrome Patients

Hoboken, NJ—A six-month study of those with metabolic syndrome indicates a branded French maritime pine bark extract (Pycnogenol, distributed by Horphag Research USA, based...

Research Supports Citicoline for Eye Health

New York, NY—Citicoline may be what it takes to slow the progression of glaucoma in some individuals, according to Italian researchers who published their...

2013’s Retailer of the Year Award Goes to Sprouts

Phoenix, AZ—Sprouts Farmers Market has been named the WholeFoods Retailer of the Year for 2013. A chain of neighborhood grocery stores with the feel...

Sugary Soda Leads to 22% Increase in Type-2 Diabetes

London, UK—New data published in Diabetologia by Imperial College London, UK researchers revealed that drinking one 12-oz sugary soda—which is the equivalent of one...

Vitamin E Supports Liver Health

Kanagawa, Japan—Non-alcoholic steatohepatitis (NASH), an extreme form of fatty liver disease, can be severe and lead to cirrhosis. Researchers from Kanagawa Institute of Technology...