Grocery Briefs: June 2010

Holly’s Oatmeal of Torrington, CT now is featured at the InterContinental New York Barclay’s Natural Power Breakfast buffet. Boulder, CO-based Justin’s, maker of all-natural nut...

Summer Fancy Food Show Moves to Washington, D.C.

New York, NY—The Board of Directors of the National Association for the Specialty Food Trade (NASFT) has made a unanimous decision to move the...

Opposition to “Sin Taxes” Is Strong

Asbury Park, NJ—Results from a national poll released by Rasmussen Reports show that 56% of Americans oppose a tax on soft drinks and junk...

Confusion about Celiac Disease and Food Allergens Prevails, Says Survey

HomeFree, maker of organic, allergen-free, whole grain cookies based in Windham, NH, released the results of a nationwide survey revealing that America is confused...

Helping Your Customers Shop Smart

People often have specific health goals in mind when walking into a whole food or supplement store, so it makes sense for storeowners to...

People News: May 2010

Des Moines, IA-based Kemin Health L.C. appointed Michael Ceddia, Ph.D., to the position of vice president of research and development. Clinton, MI-based Eden Foods hired...

WholeFoods Magazine Launches New Web Site

South Plainfield, NJ—This spring, WholeFoods Magazine launches a new, innovative Web site, www.wholefoodsmagazine.com. This new site will combine and replace the publication’s previous sites,...

Bill Supports Free Speech for Dietary Supplements

Washington, D.C.—A new legislative bill is on the table that would give dietary supplement makers the ability to reference additional scientific information about the...

Healthcare Reform Could Affect the Natural Health Industry

Washington, D.C.—In late March, history was made with the passing of healthcare reform, the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act. While disagreement continues over...

FDA Sends Warning Letters to Food Manufacturers

Rockville, MD—The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) is working to erase false claims and mislabeling found on food packaging. The group started this...