Krill Oil Suppliers Accused of Unfair Trade Practices

A complaint filed with the U.S. International Trade Commission (ITC) has the potential to turn the krill industry on its head. Neptune Technologies &...

Fancy Trends for Food Lovers

San Francisco, CA—2013 food trends just don’t drop out from thin air; they burst triumphant from the Fancy Food show. And at this winter’s extravaganza,...

Sodaholics May Be Drinking Themselves into Depression

Research Triangle Park, NC—A new study shows that soda fanatics, iced tea lovers and fruit punch aficionados are at a higher risk of developing...

WholeFoods Magazine Launches Groundbreaking Source Book Online

South Plainfield, NJ—Industry now has a whole new way to find information about companies and products. WholeFoods Magazine launched its Source Book Online, a...

Group Tells Kellogg, General Mills: No GMOs!

Washington, D.C.—A coalition called “GMO Inside” is calling on Kellogg’s and General Mills to label genetically engineered (GE) ingredients or eliminate them in their...

Food Fight over Frankenfish Continues

Rockville, MD—A genetically modified salmon would have “would not have a significant effect on the quality of the human environment in the United States.”...

POM Wonderful Appeal Blocked

Los Angeles, CA—An appeal from POM Wonderful, LLC, the creators of 100% Pomegranate Juice and POMx supplements, to allow certain claims on their products...

Energy Drink Update

Last month, WholeFoods reported on what the American Medical Association had to say about the safety of energy drinks; since then, there has been...

Two New Food Safety Rules Proposed by FDA

Washington, D.C.—A pair of proposed rules has been introduced by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA), both of which are aimed at the...

Supplier Briefs: February 2013

ChromaDex, Inc. of Irvine, CA has acquired Spherix Consulting. This company evaluates literature, designs safety tests and makes science-based solutions for products that may...