Grocery Briefs

Grocery Briefs: January 2016

Eden Shoyu soy sauce, kidney beans and dried blueberries were selected to be among Men’s Health magazine’s annual November feature, “125 Best Foods for...

Person of the Year: NYAG Eric Schneiderman

He’ll need more than a bully pulpit to keep this industry down.What stands out in your mind as the biggest issue affecting the natural...

Welcome to the New Age!

We have arrived at time when customer service has taken to the Internet and is a pivotal tool in how business is done. Most...

President Approves Legislation Banning Microbeads

Washington, D.C.—The Microbead-Free Waters Act (H.R. 1321), was signed into law by President Barack Obama on Dec. 28, 2015. The bill, introduced by Rep. Frank...

Pycnogenol Boosts Cognition in Boomers

Hoboken, NJ—Baby Boomers looking to support normal memory and cognitive function may want to hear about the latest data on a branded French maritime...
GMO

Big Food Attempts to Block GMO Labeling by Year’s End

According to a report by the Associated Press, members of the food industry opposed to the mandatory labeling of GMOs are lobbying heavily for...

It Worked for Me: Stretching the Limits of the Café

Pewaukee, WI—When Jody Nolan, co-owner of Good Harvest Market, was finalizing plans for her brand-new store, she was certain about one thing: she wanted...

Aloe Vera Extract, Golden Seal Root Added to CA Prop 65 List

Sacramento, CA— As of Dec. 4, the Office of Environmental Health Hazard Assessment (OEHHA) has added Aloe vera, non-decolorized whole leaf extract, and Goldenseal root...

Tart Cherry Soothes Soreness After Exercise

Texas A&M University researchers have published new research in the Journal of the International Society of Sports Nutrition suggesting that Montmorency tart cherry supplementation...

New Study Supports Taking Omega-3s for Brain Health

  A new study concludes that taking omega-3 supplements not only supports cognitive health, but can also help to slow cognitive degeneration in older adults.    Aimed...