At the Winter Fancy Food Show in San Francisco this week, New Hope Natural Media Senior Food Editor Jenna Blumenfeld is finding scores of new products that go beyond purely luxurious ingredients and pay homage to natural values such as conscious sourcing and Non-GMO Project Verification.
Unboxed, Edition 13: We returned from our holiday break with a pile of new natural products to review. Rich in nutrients like vitamin C, fiber and sky-high protein, each food reviewed in this gallery makes getting healthy easier.
Stew's contains memories made while shopping with our parents because the retailer expertly engages, educates and delights children with animated entertainment, and by cultivating a fun, inviting atmosphere reminiscent of a county fair.
Increasingly more brands are encasing their natural product in foil pouches. But are consumers and retailers getting pouch fatigue? Industry players weigh in on the lifespan of this ubiquitous package.
New gluten-free products coming to market today have evolved quite a bit from their sawdusty predecessors. These options are not only safe for those with celiac disease or gluten intolerance but also feature clean, short ingredient lists.
This week in Unboxed: Edition 12, we look at what's trending: almonds. See what yummy almond-based products we're snacking on and then get out there and sample these healthy foods and beverages yourself!
Ancient grains are crossing over. In January, General Mills will launch Cheerios + Ancient Grains, which contain oats, quinoa, Kamut wheat and spelt (and, ahem, 4 grams more sugar than Original Cheerios). Kashi will soon debut new Sprouted Grains, an addition to the brand’s Organic Promise line. These are just two examples of the hundreds, if not thousands, of new products coming out as ancient grains mature from the bulk bins of hippie co-ops to the ingredient labels of mainstream packaged goods.
On the 20th anniversary of the Dietary Supplements Health and Education Act, Alkemist Labs' Elan Sudberg shares his thoughts on the state of the regulatory system governing supplements and what he think needs to change....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