New Hope 360 http://newhope360.com/rss.xml en High-fat, high-sugar diets cause bacterial changes that affect the brain http://newhope360.com/research-and-insights/high-fat-high-sugar-diets-cause-bacterial-changes-affect-brain <div class="field-byline"> Oregon State University </div> <div class="field-deck"> Cognitive function and memory can be lost </div> <div class="node-body article-body">A study at Oregon State University indicates that compared to a normal diet, both high-fat and high-sugar diets cause changes in gut bacteria that appear related to a significant loss of cognitive flexibility, or the power to adapt and adjust to changing situations.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://newhope360.com/research-and-insights/high-fat-high-sugar-diets-cause-bacterial-changes-affect-brain" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://newhope360.com/research-and-insights/high-fat-high-sugar-diets-cause-bacterial-changes-affect-brain#comments Carbohydrates Fats & Oils News Research and Insights Supply News & Analysis Thu, 02 Jul 2015 19:59:00 +0000 1210221 at http://newhope360.com <p>An Oregon State University study has found that high-fat and high-sugar diets can alter the body&#39;s microbiome, leading to loss of memory and cognitive function.</p> Thinkstock Photos International survey shows most consumers worry about extra sugar http://newhope360.com/sweeteners/international-survey-shows-most-consumers-worry-about-extra-sugar <div class="field-byline"> DSM Food Specialties </div> <div class="field-deck"> Sugar-reducing behaviors vary widely, DSM Global Insights finds </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Based on an international survey conducted in the United States, Mexico, Argentina, France and Australia, DSM Global Insights has found that almost two-thirds of consumers are concerned about excess sugar. But the way respondents say they opt to reduce their intake of sweetened products varies dramatically, having far-reaching implications for future product development.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://newhope360.com/sweeteners/international-survey-shows-most-consumers-worry-about-extra-sugar" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://newhope360.com/sweeteners/international-survey-shows-most-consumers-worry-about-extra-sugar#comments Tradeshows Food & Beverage News Research and Insights Sweeteners Supply News & Analysis Supply Thu, 02 Jul 2015 18:17:00 +0000 1209821 at http://newhope360.com <p>Consumers have different takes on reducing sugar intake, depending on the food or beverage they are purchasing, a DSM international survey found.</p> DSM Food Specialties North Castle Partners invests in Sprout Organic Foods http://newhope360.com/news/north-castle-partners-invests-sprout-organic-foods <div class="field-byline"> North Castle Partners </div> <div class="node-body article-body">North Castle Partners, a private equity firm focused on consumer businesses that promote healthy, active and sustainable living, takes controlling interest in pouch baby food leader.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://newhope360.com/news/north-castle-partners-invests-sprout-organic-foods" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://newhope360.com/news/north-castle-partners-invests-sprout-organic-foods#comments News News & Analysis Supply News & Analysis Babies and Children Home Natural & Organic Thu, 02 Jul 2015 17:05:00 +0000 1209681 at http://newhope360.com Vitamin D may reduce premature delivery http://newhope360.com/breaking-news/d-helps-babies-wait <div class="field-byline"> Shara Rutberg </div> <div class="node-body article-body">New research suggests a strong association between low levels of vitamin D and preterm birth.</div> <div class="field-content-focus"> <span>Content Classification:&nbsp;</span> Curated </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://newhope360.com/breaking-news/d-helps-babies-wait" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://newhope360.com/breaking-news/d-helps-babies-wait#comments Breaking news Ingredients News Research and Insights Vitamins Supply U.S. Thu, 02 Jul 2015 14:44:00 +0000 1025121 at http://newhope360.com 125 CEOs and business leaders petition president to label GMOs http://newhope360.com/news/125-ceos-and-business-leaders-petition-president-label-gmos <div class="field-byline"> Just Label It </div> <div class="node-body article-body">More than 100 U.S. CEOs and business leaders from across the country have called on President Barack Obama to keep his 2007 campaign pledge to give Americans the right to know what is in their food.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://newhope360.com/news/125-ceos-and-business-leaders-petition-president-label-gmos" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://newhope360.com/news/125-ceos-and-business-leaders-petition-president-label-gmos#comments News Non-GMO Home Thu, 02 Jul 2015 13:53:00 +0000 1209211 at http://newhope360.com Tieraona Low Dog, MD, appointed fellowship director of the Academy of Integrative Health & Medicine http://newhope360.com/news/tieraona-low-dog-md-appointed-fellowship-director-academy-integrative-health-medicine <div class="field-byline"> Academy of Integrative Health &amp; Medicine </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><p>Tieraona Low Dog, MD, has been appointed the fellowship director of the <a href="http://www.aihm.org">Academy of Integrative Health &amp; Medicine (AIHM)</a>. Dr. Low Dog is an internationally renowned educator, physician and thought leader in integrative medicine. She will develop a graduate-level, interprofessional two-year training program for advanced health and medical clinicians.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://newhope360.com/news/tieraona-low-dog-md-appointed-fellowship-director-academy-integrative-health-medicine" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://newhope360.com/news/tieraona-low-dog-md-appointed-fellowship-director-academy-integrative-health-medicine#comments News Thu, 02 Jul 2015 13:46:00 +0000 1209201 at http://newhope360.com Instacart, Natural Grocers partner for delivery in Boulder, Colo. http://newhope360.com/food-beverage/instacart-natural-grocers-partner-delivery-boulder-colo <div class="field-byline"> Natural Grocers and Instacart </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Natural Grocers will be the sixth Boulder-area grocery store offering delivery service through Instacart. Customers can choose from the full selection of Natural Grocers’ local, natural and organic products on the Instacart marketplace.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://newhope360.com/food-beverage/instacart-natural-grocers-partner-delivery-boulder-colo" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://newhope360.com/food-beverage/instacart-natural-grocers-partner-delivery-boulder-colo#comments Food & Beverage Direct-to-Consumer News Home Thu, 02 Jul 2015 00:19:00 +0000 1208871 at http://newhope360.com <p>Natural Grocers and Instacart have partnered to provide home delivery of products from the Boulder, Colorado, store. The service began June 23.</p> Thinkstock Sustainable development a top topic at Sustainable Foods Summit http://newhope360.com/supply-news-analysis/sustainable-development-top-topic-sustainable-foods-summit <div class="field-byline"> Organic Monitor </div> <div class="field-deck"> Soil fertility another concern at Amsterdam event </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Soil fertility, carbon management, regulatory framework and sustainable food production were major areas of concern at June's Sustainable Food Summit in Amsterdam. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://newhope360.com/supply-news-analysis/sustainable-development-top-topic-sustainable-foods-summit" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://newhope360.com/supply-news-analysis/sustainable-development-top-topic-sustainable-foods-summit#comments Event News News & Analysis Science Supply News & Analysis Supply Wed, 01 Jul 2015 22:15:00 +0000 1208791 at http://newhope360.com <p>Panelists at the Sustainable Foods Summit in Amsterdam discussed soil fertility, sustainable food production and more during the June event.</p> Organic Monitor <p>Craig Sams, founder and president of Green &amp; Black&#39;s, gave the keynote address at the Sustainable Foods Summit in June in Amsterdam.</p> Organic Monitor The hemp/marijuana revolution: A testing ground for supplements to get it right? http://newhope360.com/idea-xchange/hempmarijuana-revolution-where-are-we-really-going <div class="node-body article-body">Is there something for the supplements industry to learn from the care and rigor being applied to medical marijuana as the botanical comes out of its black market status?</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://newhope360.com/idea-xchange/hempmarijuana-revolution-where-are-we-really-going" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://newhope360.com/idea-xchange/hempmarijuana-revolution-where-are-we-really-going#comments Idea Xchange Botanicals Home Wed, 01 Jul 2015 21:23:00 +0000 1205561 at http://newhope360.com 5@5: Clean label food claims | Can gluten-free cereals help General Mills rebound? http://newhope360.com/natural-news-june-29-2015 <div class="node-body article-body">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?</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://newhope360.com/natural-news-june-29-2015" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://newhope360.com/natural-news-june-29-2015#comments News Home Wed, 01 Jul 2015 21:00:00 +0000 1205551 at http://newhope360.com Gourmet, Indian-inspired products take center stage at Summer Fancy Food http://newhope360.com/trends-watch/12-gourmet-indian-inspired-products-summer-fancy-foods <div class="node-body gallery-body">The most prevalent food and beverage trend we spotted at the 2015 Summer Fancy Food Show? Indian-inspired products that bring ethnic flavors to American palates by packaging perfectly spiced simmer sauces for tikka masala, curry, korma and more.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://newhope360.com/trends-watch/12-gourmet-indian-inspired-products-summer-fancy-foods" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://newhope360.com/trends-watch/12-gourmet-indian-inspired-products-summer-fancy-foods#comments Food Trends to watch Home Natural & Organic Wed, 01 Jul 2015 16:19:00 +0000 1206451 at http://newhope360.com Seward Community Co-op to open neighborhood cafe http://newhope360.com/retailer-profiles/seward-community-co-op-open-neighborhood-cafe-0 <div class="node-body gallery-body">Seward Community Co-op in Minneapolis isn't just expanding--it's opening a restaurant that will offer local food and kombucha on tap.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://newhope360.com/retailer-profiles/seward-community-co-op-open-neighborhood-cafe-0" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://newhope360.com/retailer-profiles/seward-community-co-op-open-neighborhood-cafe-0#comments Retailer Profiles Trends to watch Retail Wed, 01 Jul 2015 13:36:00 +0000 1204011 at http://newhope360.com Clean Label trend moves to mainstream http://newhope360.com/tradeshows/clean-label-trend-moves-mainstream <div class="field-byline"> Innova Market Insights </div> <div class="field-deck"> Innova Market Insights to present data at IFT in July </div> <div class="node-body article-body">An increasing percentage of food products in the United States use clean label and clean ingredients, Innova Market Insights' data show. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://newhope360.com/tradeshows/clean-label-trend-moves-mainstream" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://newhope360.com/tradeshows/clean-label-trend-moves-mainstream#comments Ingredients General Ingredients Supply News & Analysis Supply Tue, 30 Jun 2015 22:36:00 +0000 1207201 at http://newhope360.com <p>Clean label and clean ingredients are moving to the mainstream, Innova Market Insights reports.</p> Peapod announces CSA delivering program http://newhope360.com/news-analysis/peapod-announces-csa-delivering-program <div class="field-byline"> Peapod </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Teaming with FarmLogix, Peapod adds even more selection to make savoring local summer produce easier than ever.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://newhope360.com/news-analysis/peapod-announces-csa-delivering-program" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://newhope360.com/news-analysis/peapod-announces-csa-delivering-program#comments News News & Analysis Retail Tue, 30 Jun 2015 21:31:00 +0000 1207211 at http://newhope360.com Organic and natural health association gains momentum with new members http://newhope360.com/news/organic-and-natural-health-association-gains-momentum-new-members <div class="field-byline"> Organic &amp; Natural Health Association </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Organic & Natural Health Association improves the integrity of the natural products industry and creates a groundswell of support from leading industry companies.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://newhope360.com/news/organic-and-natural-health-association-gains-momentum-new-members" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://newhope360.com/news/organic-and-natural-health-association-gains-momentum-new-members#comments News Home Tue, 30 Jun 2015 21:28:00 +0000 1207161 at http://newhope360.com Too cheap chocolate could be its own demise http://newhope360.com/supply-news-analysis/too-cheap-chocolate-could-be-its-own-demise <div class="field-byline"> Hastings Group </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Some coca farmers make as little as 50 cents per day. Thus far, responses have been inadequate to address serious industry problems. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://newhope360.com/supply-news-analysis/too-cheap-chocolate-could-be-its-own-demise" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://newhope360.com/supply-news-analysis/too-cheap-chocolate-could-be-its-own-demise#comments Food & Beverage News Supply News & Analysis Supply Tue, 30 Jun 2015 21:26:00 +0000 1207181 at http://newhope360.com Consumers increase online grocery shopping http://newhope360.com/news-analysis/consumers-increase-online-grocery-shopping <div class="field-byline"> Door to Door Organics </div> <div class="node-body article-body">No one-stop-shop: more than half (54 percent) of US online grocery shoppers buying more groceries online, but still rely on multiple stores for entire weekly list.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://newhope360.com/news-analysis/consumers-increase-online-grocery-shopping" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://newhope360.com/news-analysis/consumers-increase-online-grocery-shopping#comments News & Analysis Tue, 30 Jun 2015 21:26:00 +0000 1207171 at http://newhope360.com CRN issues new guidelines for melatonin supplements for sleep support http://newhope360.com/supply-news-analysis/crn-issues-new-guidelines-melatonin-supplements-sleep-support <div class="field-byline"> Council for Responsible Nutrition </div> <div class="node-body article-body">The CRN releases recommended guidelines for the labeling and formulation of melatonin-containing dietary supplements for sleep support.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://newhope360.com/supply-news-analysis/crn-issues-new-guidelines-melatonin-supplements-sleep-support" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://newhope360.com/supply-news-analysis/crn-issues-new-guidelines-melatonin-supplements-sleep-support#comments Supply News & Analysis Supply Stress and Sleep Tue, 30 Jun 2015 21:25:00 +0000 1207191 at http://newhope360.com Independent retailers honor outstanding members http://newhope360.com/managing-your-retail-business/independent-retailers-honor-outstanding-members <div class="field-byline"> Independent Natural Food Retailers Association </div> <div class="node-body article-body">The Independent Natural Foods Retailers Association presented Peer Awards to several members during its annual conference last week in St. Paul, Minnesota. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://newhope360.com/managing-your-retail-business/independent-retailers-honor-outstanding-members" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://newhope360.com/managing-your-retail-business/independent-retailers-honor-outstanding-members#comments Managing Your Retail Business News & Analysis Retail Tue, 30 Jun 2015 21:20:00 +0000 1207151 at http://newhope360.com <p>Corinne Shindelar, CEO of INFRA, received the Trailblazer award &quot;for 10 years of visionary leadership and outstanding accomplishments that positioned INFRA to be a leader in the industry.&quot;</p> File photo / Natural Foods Merchandiser Dispatch: Summer Fancy Food Show finds '15, day 2 http://newhope360.com/finished-products/dispatch-summer-fancy-food-show-finds-15-day-2 <div class="node-body article-body">New, innovative products from the Summer Fancy Food Show incorporated familiar ingredients in unexpected ways. Mini popcorn, anyone?</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://newhope360.com/finished-products/dispatch-summer-fancy-food-show-finds-15-day-2" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://newhope360.com/finished-products/dispatch-summer-fancy-food-show-finds-15-day-2#comments Food & Beverage Finished Products Home Natural & Organic Tue, 30 Jun 2015 13:12:00 +0000 1206241 at http://newhope360.com IDF introduces frozen and dry bone broth ingredients http://newhope360.com/supply-news-analysis/idf-introduces-frozen-and-dry-bone-broth-ingredients <div class="field-byline"> IDF </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Poultry ingredient leader builds on broth expertise to offer the “better bone broth.”</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://newhope360.com/supply-news-analysis/idf-introduces-frozen-and-dry-bone-broth-ingredients" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://newhope360.com/supply-news-analysis/idf-introduces-frozen-and-dry-bone-broth-ingredients#comments Supply News & Analysis Supply Mon, 29 Jun 2015 23:47:00 +0000 1205841 at http://newhope360.com BI showcasing plant-based proteins and veggie powders at IFT http://newhope360.com/supply-news-analysis/bi-showcasing-plant-based-proteins-and-veggie-powders-ift <div class="field-byline"> Brandhive </div> <div class="node-body article-body"> Marketing Director Randal Kreienbrink to discuss the role of marketing in new product development during panel session.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://newhope360.com/supply-news-analysis/bi-showcasing-plant-based-proteins-and-veggie-powders-ift" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://newhope360.com/supply-news-analysis/bi-showcasing-plant-based-proteins-and-veggie-powders-ift#comments Ingredients Proteins Supply News & Analysis Supply Protein Vegetarian Mon, 29 Jun 2015 23:26:00 +0000 1205671 at http://newhope360.com Luvo expands sales team http://newhope360.com/news/luvo-expands-sales-team <div class="field-byline"> Luvo </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Company appoints new regional sales directors to oversee Central and Eastern U.S. regions. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://newhope360.com/news/luvo-expands-sales-team" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://newhope360.com/news/luvo-expands-sales-team#comments News Home Mon, 29 Jun 2015 22:12:00 +0000 1205661 at http://newhope360.com Power user: A conversation with NYT supplements reporter Anahad O'Connor http://newhope360.com/business/power-user-conversation-nyt-supplements-reporter-anahad-oconnor <div class="node-body article-body">O'Connor, who broke the story on the New York attorney general's investigation of botanicals earlier this year, is actually a longtime supplement user himself.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://newhope360.com/business/power-user-conversation-nyt-supplements-reporter-anahad-oconnor" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://newhope360.com/business/power-user-conversation-nyt-supplements-reporter-anahad-oconnor#comments Retail Commentary Business News Supplements hot Natural Living Supply Non-GMO US Food and Beverage Regulation Mon, 29 Jun 2015 19:16:00 +0000 1174751 at http://newhope360.com DDW names Gravatte president and COO http://newhope360.com/people/ddw-names-gravatte-president-and-coo <div class="field-byline"> DDW </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Following a recent promotion, Elaine Gravatte will now serve as president and COO of DDW. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://newhope360.com/people/ddw-names-gravatte-president-and-coo" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://newhope360.com/people/ddw-names-gravatte-president-and-coo#comments People Supply Mon, 29 Jun 2015 18:52:00 +0000 1205361 at http://newhope360.com DSM finds disconnect between perception and reality in Americans' understanding of personal health, nutrition http://newhope360.com/supply-news-analysis/dsm-finds-disconnect-between-perception-and-reality-americans-understanding-per <div class="field-byline"> DSM </div> <div class="field-deck"> Survey demonstrates need to clarify conflicting and confusing nutrition information </div> <div class="node-body article-body">A new survey of more than 3,000 American consumers by DSM shows that consumers are overly confident about their diet and nutrient intake when the reality of their personal health tells a different story. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://newhope360.com/supply-news-analysis/dsm-finds-disconnect-between-perception-and-reality-americans-understanding-per" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://newhope360.com/supply-news-analysis/dsm-finds-disconnect-between-perception-and-reality-americans-understanding-per#comments Consumer Supply News & Analysis Supply U.S. Mon, 29 Jun 2015 18:06:00 +0000 1205351 at http://newhope360.com Human trial demonstrates positive effect of olive leaf extract on cardiovascular health http://newhope360.com/supply-news-analysis/human-trial-demonstrates-positive-effect-olive-leaf-extract-cardiovascular-heal <div class="field-byline"> Comvita </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Comvita trial demonstrates for the first time a positive effect between the intake of Comvita's Olive Leaf Extract (OLE) and positive short-term changes in measures associated with cardiovascular health.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://newhope360.com/supply-news-analysis/human-trial-demonstrates-positive-effect-olive-leaf-extract-cardiovascular-heal" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://newhope360.com/supply-news-analysis/human-trial-demonstrates-positive-effect-olive-leaf-extract-cardiovascular-heal#comments Supply News & Analysis Supply Mon, 29 Jun 2015 16:01:00 +0000 1205111 at http://newhope360.com Jarrow launches Baby's Jarro-Dophilus Drops http://newhope360.com/supply-news-analysis/jarrow-launches-babys-jarro-dophilus-drops <div class="field-byline"> Jarrow </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><p>Jarrow Formulas, a formulator and supplier of superior nutritional supplements, announces the introduction of Baby&rsquo;s Jarro-Dophilus Drops featuring one of the world&rsquo;s most documented <em>Bifidobacterium</em> strains, <em>Bifidobacterium</em> BB-12.</p> <p><em>Bifidobacteria</em> are organisms that colonize the gut shortly after birth and are integral in the health of the adult digestive tract. Strains of <em>bifidobacteria</em> are known to produce healthy short-chain fatty acids, modulate immune response, and promote greater tolerance to dairy products.*</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://newhope360.com/supply-news-analysis/jarrow-launches-babys-jarro-dophilus-drops" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://newhope360.com/supply-news-analysis/jarrow-launches-babys-jarro-dophilus-drops#comments Supply News & Analysis Supply Mon, 29 Jun 2015 15:41:00 +0000 1205001 at http://newhope360.com Hinoman reveals the smallest veggie protein at IFT http://newhope360.com/supply-news-analysis/hinoman-reveals-smallest-veggie-protein-ift <div class="field-byline"> Hinoman </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Hinoman taps the vitamin and mineral-rich Mankai plant for a clean, high protein. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://newhope360.com/supply-news-analysis/hinoman-reveals-smallest-veggie-protein-ift" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://newhope360.com/supply-news-analysis/hinoman-reveals-smallest-veggie-protein-ift#comments Supply News & Analysis Supply Mon, 29 Jun 2015 15:30:00 +0000 1204991 at http://newhope360.com AccelFoods, UNFI strengthen ties http://newhope360.com/news/accelfoods-unfi-strengthen-ties <div class="field-byline"> Accel Foods </div> <div class="node-body article-body">The relationship provides AccelFoods portfolio companies unique opportunities to be the first brands involved in several new UNFI initiatives.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://newhope360.com/news/accelfoods-unfi-strengthen-ties" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://newhope360.com/news/accelfoods-unfi-strengthen-ties#comments Managing Your Business News Home Mon, 29 Jun 2015 15:15:00 +0000 1204971 at http://newhope360.com