Today's natural news docket includes: Label claims like "clean," "pure" and "simple" take hold; General Mills plans for gluten-free Lucky Charms; are stores like Costco and Walmart making us more wasteful?...More
Whole Foods Market's choice to name its new lower-price stores after its 365 private label brand is logical, but not quite as fun as some of the other potential names readers and Twitter users came up with.
By 2018, partially hydrogenated oils will be phased out of the American food supply. In the meantime, you can still get your fill of what's quite possibly the unhealthiest food ingredient this side of lead.
For those in the farming, food manufacturing, importing, or (to a lesser extent) supplement ingredient industries, FSMA could mean big operational changes and potentially crippling new expenses....More
The takeaway from this ruling? Dietary supplement and functional food makers must continue to be very careful how they craft claims to ensure that they are supported by the totality of the existing science....More