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November 1, 2007
At the persistent urging of industry and its trade organizations, FDA finally released a guidance document for dietary supplement adverse event reporting (AER) on October 15th. The publication of this guidance fulfills a portion of FDA’s requir…  Read More »
November 1, 2007
According to the International Food Information Council’s (IFIC) 2007 survey, “Consumer Attitudes toward Functional Foods/Foods for Health,” U.S. consumers are more interested in functional foods than ever before. In fact, compared…  Read More »
November 1, 2007
Dietary supplement use is rising steadily among children, according to new research published in the October issue of the Archives of Pediatrics and Adolescent Medicine. While most children take supplements in the form of multivitamins and minerals,…  Read More »
November 1, 2007
A new study released by the Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality (AHRQ) concludes that evidence of benefit is lacking for many common ways of treating osteoarthritis of the knee, including popular dietary supplement ingredients, a common surgic…  Read More »
October 1, 2007
In late August, the U.S. District Court for the District of Columbia denied the FTC’s request for a preliminary injunction related to the proposed merger between Whole Foods Market, Inc., Austin, TX, and Wild Oats Markets, Inc., Boulder, CO. Ac…  Read More »
October 1, 2007
The Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality (AHRQ) issued a new evidence report on vitamin D and bone health in August. Following its release, the report, “Effectiveness and Safety of Vitamin D in Relation to Bone Health,” served as a…  Read More »
October 1, 2007
The American Herbal Products Association (AHPA), Silver Spring, MD, wants the FDA to focus on several areas that will help the dietary supplement industry comply with regulations that cover new good manufacturing practices (GMPs), adverse event repor…  Read More »
October 1, 2007
Glanbia, the Irish dairy and nutritional ingredients company, has acquired the Canadian-based nutritionals business, Pizzey’s Milling (‘Pizzey’s’). Pizzey’s produces and markets nutritional ingredients predominantly deri…  Read More »
October 1, 2007
Anheuser-Busch, Inc., St. Louis, MO, and Borba Skin Care Products, Woodland Hills, CA, have reached an agreement that gives Anheuser-Busch re­sponsibility for distribution and marketing of Borba Skin Balance Waters in the U.S. and in countries ar…  Read More »
October 1, 2007
Mission Pharmacal Company, San Antonio, TX, the privately held specialty pharmaceutical company that researched and commercialized Citracal calcium citrate supplements, has sold the worldwide marketing rights for the brand to Bayer Healthcare, Morris…  Read More »
October 1, 2007
North Castle Partners, Greenwich, CT, along with its co-investors and certain management team members, has acquired a controlling interest in Atkins Nutritional Holdings, Inc. North Castle is a private equity firm focused exclusively on investments i…  Read More »
October 1, 2007
New packaging and a bold new logo have been revealed at Celestial Seasonsings, Boulder, CO, along with a new approach to how it delivers tea. A cleaner, more modern design retains the signature artwork and quotes that have helped make the packaging i…  Read More »
October 1, 2007
A new report from ConsumerLab.com, White Plains, NY, found most nutrition powders, shakes and drinks it tested met their nutrient claims, with the exception of three products—two sports drinks and a meal supplement that contained more cholester…  Read More »
October 1, 2007
FDA has authorized a non-cariogenic health claim for the carbohydrate sweetener isomaltulose. This official categorization in the U.S. helps clear the way to new opportunities in positioning and product claims for food and beverage manufacturers. &ld…  Read More »
October 1, 2007
Alliance Principle Ingredients, Surrey, British Columbia, Canada, has been appointed the exclusive Canadian representative for Embria Health Sciences’ (Ankeny, IA) line of research-based natural ingredients for the global human nutrition market…  Read More »


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