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117 Nutritional Supplements Companies Charged in Federal Sweep

Nutritional supplements companies that have been accused of selling tainted products and providing misleading information are facing the wrath of the justice department and the market. The federal Justice Department has filed cases against 117 companies and individuals. With some of the companies facing criminal and civil cases, the big retailers in the dietary supplement […]

Can Big Brands Adapt to Healthy Consumer Demands?

If you visit any supermarket or grocery store, then you will surely notice something new. Established packaged-food brands find it hard to compete with their healthy counterparts that are cashing in with double-digit growth. But even with this outstanding customer support, it is hard to keep up with healthy consumer nutrition demands. Healthy Consumer Brands […]

Beyond Meat CEO Says Plant-Based Protein is the Future

Beyond Meat is a privately held company based El Segundo, California. Its CEO, Ethan Brown, believes plants are the future of protein. Beyond Meat is on the cutting edge of plant protein research and development. The company’s aim is to drive progress and innovation; it provides plant-based protein foods – without compromising the satisfaction, chew, […]

FDA Proposes Sugar Limits in New Nutritional Guidelines

Sugar is the sweet poison in almost everything that we eat. When we eat an excessive amount of sugar every day, it not only adds extra inches to the waist but it is also slowly killing us. A recent study shows that a sugar loaded diet can be a source of a heart attack even […]

General Mills Faces Lawsuit Over Cheerios Protein

Cheerios manufactured by General Mills is a very familiar brand of breakfast cereals for people residing in the United States. It was launched under the brand name of CheeriOats but then changed its name to Cheerios in 1945. GM developed Cheerios Protein this past year to grab the attention of health-conscious consumers seeking more protein […]

Just Mayo Struggles with Nutrient Content Claims

In August 2015, Hampton Creek was delivered a warning letter by the Food and Drug Administration for multiple inaccurate claims by its brand, Just Mayo. Just Mayo has been in the news over the past 2 years for developing a revolutionary food product and causing a lot of controversy in the process.   Mayo vs. Mayonnaise […]

Most Americans Believe GMO Foods are Unsafe

Many Americans are becoming more and more aware of the problem we are faced with, and it’s one that hits us where it hurts. The debate over the safety of genetically modified foods has put state lawmakers who favor requiring labeling of these products at odds with counterparts in Congress who oppose it. The GMO […]

Millennials Leading an $18 Billion Food Revolution

  Our post focuses on a recent article from Fortune about a panel discussion, The New Food Revolution, at the Most Powerful Women Summit. The panel included Julie Smolyansky, Denise Morrison, and Tracy Massey.   Trends Facing the Food Industry Julie Smolyansky, CEO of Lifeway Foods, believes the dramatic change in food is being driven […]

KIND Bars in Trouble with “Healthy” Snacks

Earlier this year in April, KIND bars was asked by the FDA to make changes to its labeling of four products. The 4 bars  in violation of the “healthy” labeling rules include: almond and apricot; almond and coconut; peanut butter and dark chocolate + protein; and dark chocolate cherry cashew + antioxidants. We read a […]

NutriFusion® & Amazing Grains Form Partnership

Organic Sourced Food Ingredient Manufacturer, NutriFusion® Announces Agreement with Canadian Cereal Supplier, Amazing Grains NutriFusion®, a provider of natural nutrition and phytonutrient products for food manufacturers, today announced an agreement with Amazing Grains, a Canadian cereal supplier and mix blend food company. Amazing Grains is incorporating NutriFusion’s® whole organic, Non-GMO concentrated nutrient-rich food blend, GrandFusion®, […]