• 10 Trends to Watch in 2014

    Sean Moloughney, Editor January 2, 2014
    10. New Rules: The Food Safety Modernization Act (FSMA) could significantly impact how many companies in the nutraceuticals industry do business. As the agency moves forward in developing and implementing a Final Rule, it’s critical to understa…

  • Old School & New School

    Sean Moloughney, Editor December 3, 2013
    At Nutraceuticals World, we remain committed to the print publication that established our reputation in this industry, while also providing original, exclusive digital content.

  • … Go!

    Sean Moloughney, Editor November 1, 2013
    Life moves pretty fast … and maybe it’s me but the pace seems to be accelerating. With social media platforms like Twitter allowing virtually everyone on Earth to become a publisher and critic, trends develop and dissipate at dizzying sp…

  • A Good Guide

    Sean Moloughney, Editor October 1, 2013
    With some Congressional leaders steadfastly determined to defund and/or derail the Affordable Care Act by any means necessary, the future of healthcare in the U.S. remains relatively cloudy.

  • The Future of Aging

    Sean Moloughney, Editor September 2, 2013
    It’s rare when the U.S. is considered an emerging market, but that seems to be the case with nutricosmetics. Well-established in Asia, these ingestible supplements are designed to promote beauty from within, and continue to gain traction in Nor…

  • Omega 3s Won’t Be Derailed

    Sean Moloughney, Editor September 2, 2013
    Supported by a sizeable dossier of clinical evidence demonstrating positive health benefits, omega 3s continue to be an all-star market in the nutraceuticals industry. However, after a large study recently published in the Journal of the National Can…

  • An Obvious Opportunity?

    Sean Moloughney, Editor July 1, 2013
    With more than 52 million Hispanics currently living in the U.S., making up about 17% of the population, the potential benefit from gaining favor with this diverse demographic—from virtually every point of view—is enormous. Data show that…

  • Three Ingredients for Success

    Three Ingredients for Success

    Sean Moloughney, Editor June 3, 2013
    What are the hallmarks of a successful nutraceutical in today’s crowded and competitive marketplace?

  • Control At The Crossroad

    Sean Moloughney, Editor May 1, 2013
    We finalized the majority of our May issue during one of the most tragic and intense weeks I can remember.

  • Non-GMO: The Next Juncture

    Non-GMO: The Next Juncture

    Sean Moloughney, Editor April 1, 2013
    Despite the failure of Proposition 37 in California last November, which would have required labeling for foods containing genetically engineered (GE) ingredients—or genetically modified organisms (GMOs)—efforts to mandate GE food labels…

  • Crisis & Collective Will

    Sean Moloughney, Editor March 1, 2013
    Long-time natural products industry advocate Senator Tom Harkin (D-IA), who co-authored the landmark Dietary Supplement Health & Education Act (DSHEA) of 1994, announced in January that he will not seek re-election in 2014. As chairman of the Sen…

  • Top 10 Trends for 2013

    Sean Moloughney, Editor January 1, 2013
    As we turn the page on 2012, here’s a breakdown of critical issues to consider for the year ahead.

  • Death of a Sales Pitch

    Sean Moloughney, Editor December 5, 2012
    Even though California voters rejected Proposition 37, which would have required labeling of genetically engineered foods, the non-GMO movement is still very much alive, representing growing demand among health-concerned citizens for greater access t…

  • With Change Comes Challenge

    Sean Moloughney, Editor November 1, 2012
    Since 2002 this editorial page has belonged to Rebecca Wright, who recently left Nutraceuticals World to continue a stellar record of service to this industry through other avenues. As I pick up the reins, my thanks go out to her, along with current…

  • All Good Things Must Come to an End…

    Rebecca Wright, Editor October 1, 2012
    With a heavy heart, I am sad to say that this is my last issue as editor of Nutraceuticals World. After more than 13 years with this magazine, I have decided to move on to another opportunity in the nutraceuticals industry. I’ll never forget…