News / March 22, 2017

Acquisition of HHL by Sanat Products Limited

Sanat announced it recently acquired the Hindustan Herbals Limited (HHL) and has completed the process of 100 percent taking over the manufacturing of all extracts and Phytochemicals.

News / March 21, 2017

Taiyo and Benexia Reach Distribution Partnership

Benexia, a researcher, cultivator and processor of chia seed ingredients for the supplement, food and beverage industries, has entered a new partnership with Taiyo to exclusively distribute its ingredients throughout North America.


News / March 21, 2017

Research Shows 100 Percent Fruit Juice Retains its Health Halo

Millennial fruit juice drinkers in Europe overwhelmingly view 100 percent fruit juice as a healthy beverage, according to the findings of a new, independent consumer survey conducted by Concord grape juice supplier Welch’s Global Ingredients Group.

News / March 20, 2017

New MenaQ7/Omega-3 Product by Wiley's Finest: NattoPharma Announces

NattoPharma announced its partner, Ohio-based Wiley's Finest™ Wild Alaskan Fish Oil, is preparing to launch its Adult EPA and DHA Omega-3 formula featuring MenaQ7® Vitamin K2 as MK-7. The Adult formula is the second product from Wiley's Finest featuring MenaQ7®.

News / March 17, 2017

AHPA awards Elwood Richard, Scott Bass, Loren Israelsen, Suzanne Shelton and BI Nutraceuticals

The American Herbal Products Association (AHPA) presented its 2017 awards to Elwood Richard, Scott Bass, Loren Israelsen, Suzanne Shelton and BI Nutraceuticals for substantive and positive contributions to the herbal products industry. The 2017 AHPA Awards were distributed at the AHPA annual member meeting on March 9 at Natural Products Expo West in Anaheim, CA.

News / March 17, 2017

AHPA adopts labeling guidance for fungi products

The Board of Trustees of the American Herbal Products Association at its March 9, 2017 meeting authorized issuance of guidance for labeling products that contain fungi ingredients. The guidance becomes effective March 9, 2019.

News / March 15, 2017

Glanbia Extends Strategic Partnership With Nutrition 21

Glanbia Nutritionals and Nutrition 21 extending their partnership to co-market Nutrition 21’s Velositol , which can be used in a variety of supplement protein product applications, including powders, beverages and functional foods.

News / March 15, 2017

Tate & Lyle Upgrades Food Systems Global Innovation Centre in Germany

Tate & Lyle PLC unveiled its upgraded Food Systems Global Innovation Centre in Lübeck, Germany, which has been refocused as a site dedicated exclusively to innovation, applications and solutions expertise for customers of its global Food Systems business.

News / March 15, 2017

Jaffa Orri Eyes China's Fresh Produce Market

Following the substantial harvest growth of Jaffa Orri, Israel's Plant Production and Marketing Board identified the China market as the next target to grow its export in 2017.

News / March 14, 2017

Hersheys Taps Mary Beth West As Chief Growth Officer

The Hershey Company announced the appointment of Mary Beth West as its new Senior Vice President and Chief Growth Officer. West will join the company on May 1. West will oversee the company’s growth strategy including insights and analytics, strategy, marketing excellence functions, innovation, R&D, mergers and acquisitions, and The Hershey Experience.

News / March 13, 2017

IRI, Experian Team to Help CPGs Identify Most Valuable Purchasers

IRI announced a strategic collaboration with Experian aimed to help marketers engage and identify customers with more relevant media to drive a better return on advertising spend and improve shopping experiences. The joint effort enables marketers to leverage IRI ProScores™, an audience targeting solution built from household purchase data that predicts the likelihood of consumers to purchase specific consumer packaged goods (CPG) brands and categories. As part of the agreement, Experian’s clients will have direct access to IRI ProScores.

News / March 3, 2017

Gilad&Gilad Relocates Headquarters to Nevada

Gilad&Gilad announced that it is presently relocating its headquarters to Henderson (a suburb of Las Vegas), Nevada. The move is an important step in the company's investment in the development and marketing of its agmatine-based supplements.

News / March 3, 2017

Anlit's DHA+EPA Omega-3 Supplement for Kids

Anlit, Israel, will feature a unique, high-DHA+EPA omega-3 supplement in a single fish-shaped chew for children and adults. Anlit's "Kidi Bites" supplement will provide a total of 150mg omega-3 fatty acids.

News / March 2, 2017

US Foods Agrees to Acquire All American Foods

US Foods has agreed to acquire All American Foods, a broad-line distributor based in North Kingstown, R.I., with annual sales of nearly $60 million. All American Foods was established in 1988 and has grown to offer more than 4,000 SKUs to nearly 1,000 customers throughout Rhode Island, Massachusetts, and Connecticut.