NewsBriefs: October 2016


Washington, D.C.-based the Council for Responsible Nutrition was an exhibiting sponsor at #BlogHer16: Experts Among Us, a conference that brings together women bloggers. The group hosts a luncheon entitled, “Get Healthy; Get Wise,” about understanding the role of vitamins and other dietary supplements in living healthier lives.

Nature’s Way Brands, LLC of Green Way, WI, donated 1% of its gross revenue from select products to the Rainforest Alliance that were sold from June to August 2016. In other news, the firm adopted five herbs on the ABC HerbMedPro database: black cohosh (Actaea racemosa), hawthorn (Crataegus spp.), umckaloabo (Pelargonium sidoides), lavender (Lavandula spp.) and ginkgo (Ginkgo biloba).

The Natural Products Association of Washington, D.C., added 59 new members in 2016.
Coral LLC received a perfect score from the U.S. Food and Drug Administration in a surprise audit at its Carson City, NV, facility in May.

Twinlab of American Fork, UT, hosted UT Attorney General Sean Reyes at its manufacturing plant.

Published in WholeFoods Magazine October 2016