Food Safety Initiative Advances in Senate

Washington, D.C.—A unanimous vote by a U.S. Senate committee has brought food safety reform a step closer to reality. The hope among many is...

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...

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...

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...

NewsBriefs: January 2010

Acquisitions, new launches, new partnerships, awards, new initiatives and more. Green Acres Health Foods of Piscataway, NJ celebrated its 20th anniversary in November with a...

Coming Into Focus: What size is best?

Retailer survey reveals opportunities for success.   In this month’s Annual Retailer Survey, natural products retailers give new insight into success. One of the key findings...

How to Reap the Rewards of Customer Service

Surely at some point during a shopping experience, you have walked into a store, only to be ignored by the sales staff. In these...

Change

How a small complaint led to big sales. There are three areas in which businesses compete; people, product and place. Investing in one area...

Social Media & More

Tips for Generating Opportunities in Today’s Economy As I began researching the social media world looking for retailer opportunities, I quickly discovered many new ways...

Deep Roots Within Good Earth

The Story of How One Retail Store Helped an Industry Grow "We have to remember the roots, the traditions of the natural health movement passed...