The Power of Functional Foods is the Key to Fi Asia-China's Success
SHANGHAI,, July 14 /PRNewswire/ -- Fi Asia-China, China's premiere event for professionals in the food ingredients industry, once again welcomed the world to Shanghai, China on 23-25 June, 2009. Building on the successful launch of Health ingredients (Hi) and Natural ingredients (Ni) last ye...
Breakfast Anyone? Lifestyle Foods Launches Two Energizing Snacks Containing Under 200 Calories
YORK, Pa., July 8 /PRNewswire/ -- When the alarm clock is screaming and exhaustion kicks in, there is often little room for making sophisticated breakfast decisions. Leading a healthy lifestyle can be a struggle when you're already running late for work and a donut or muffin is beckoning you on th...
Whole Foods Market(R) Partners With Non-GMO Project to Label Company's Private Label Food Products Using New Third-Party Standard
AUSTIN, Texas, July 7 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Whole Foods
Market (Nasdaq: WFMI ), the leading natural and organic grocer, today announced a commitment to the Non-GMO Project - a non-profit collaboration of manufacturers, retailers, processors, distributors, farmers, seed breeders and consumers...
WinCo Foods Voluntarily Recalls Beef and Ground Beef Sold at Some Stores Between May 9 and May 15, 2009 Due to Possible Contamination
BOISE, Idaho, June 30 /PRNewswire/ -- WinCo Foods
, LLC announced today that it is voluntarily recalling some beef and ground beef items sold at some of its stores between May 9th and May 15th. This action is prompted by the expanded recall of beef products by the JBS Swift Beef Company, which ye...
Drive for good quality medicines, foods reinforced by USP agreements with Chinese drug authorities
Rockville, Md., June 19, 2009 As part of its efforts to improve the quality of medicines and food ingredients worldwide, the U.S. Pharmacopeial (USP) Convention this week reached three new cooperative agreements with Chinese drug control authorities. Because Chinese manufacturers supply so much o...
The First High Performance Sports Water - AquaHydrate - to Offer Ionic Minerals Through Exclusive Agreement With Natural Foods Pioneer, Trace Minerals Research
HUNTINGTON BEACH, Calif., June 2 /PRNewswire/ -- AquaGenus today announced an exclusive agreement with Trace Minerals Research (TMR) -- a leader for over 35 years in the natural foods
movement -- to include their all-natural, ionic minerals for the first time in a bottled water. The minerals are ...
Interest Surging in Probiotic Foods that Promote Health
SAN DIEGO, May 27 /PRNewswire/ -- A growing body of research was presented at the symposium, "The Health Benefits of Probiotics" at the American Academy of Physician Assistants (AAPA) 37th Annual Conference. PAs from around the world who attended are an educational bridge to consumers and they des...
Whole Foods Market(R) Lends $2.5 Million to Local Growers, Producers and Food Artisans
Natural and Organic Retailer Hits Milestone in Program to Help Local Producers Grow Businesses; More Loans Available Despite Nation's Credit Crunch
AUSTIN, Texas, May 26 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Whole Foods
Market (Nasdaq: WFMI ), the leading natural and organic foods
New Survey Shows Consumers Making Effort to Buy Healthy Foods But Buyer Beware: 'Zero' Isn't Always Zero
PARAMUS, N.J., May 19 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Americans trying to eat healthier are looking to nutrition labels to help make better choices at the grocery store. But consumers who take those labels at face value may find they're not eating as healthy as they think.
Nearly two-thirds of adu...
Whole Foods Market Reports Second Quarter 2009 Results
Company Reports Diluted EPS of $0.19, Operating Cash Flow of $173 Million, and Generates $98 Million of Free Cash Flow; Company Updates 2009 Outlook to Reflect Year-to-Date Sales Results, Maintains Bottom-Line Guidance
AUSTIN, Texas, May 13 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Whole Foods
Smithfield Foods Reaffirms No Incidence of A(H1N1) In Any of Its Herds or Employees
Smithfield, Va., May 3 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Smithfield Foods, Inc. (NYSE: SFD ) today reaffirmed that there is no evidence of the presence of A(H1N1) influenza in any of the company's swine herds or in its employees at any of its worldwide operations, including those in the United States. ...
Smithfield Foods Sends Letter to Employees
SMITHFIELD, Va., April 30 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- C. Larry Pope, President and Chief Executive Officer of Smithfield Foods, Inc. (NYSE: SFD ), sent the following letter to all employees:
To Our Employees:
Like you, I have been closely monitoring all aspects of the H1N1 influenza out...
Smithfield Foods Says North American Influenza Not Present in Any of Its Worldwide Operations and Pork is Safe to Eat
SMITHFIELD, Va., April 28 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Smithfield Foods, Inc. (NYSE: SFD ) today reiterated its prior statement that it has found no clinical signs or symptoms of the presence of North American influenza in the company's swine herd or its employees at its joint ventures in Mexico. A...
Antioxidant-Rich Foods Lose Nutritional Luster Over Time
Studies found levels of good compounds dropped after 6 months
THURSDAY, April 2 (HealthDay News) -- For those who swear by antioxidant-rich food and drink, two new studies show those health benefits can wane if the products are stored for too long a time.
The findings focus specifi...
Salt in Processed Foods Focus of the 7th National Forum on Heart Disease and Stroke Prevention
Food and Health Experts Come To Table To Discuss Sodium in American Diet
WASHINGTON, March 17 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- With nine in 10 Americans developing high blood pressure in their lifetimes, food and health experts will debate the connection between salt and high blood pressure and how mu...
Lifeway Foods Announces Expanded La Fruta(TM) Drinkable Yogurt Distribution
MORTON GROVE, Ill., March 6 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ --Lifeway Foods, Inc., (Nasdaq: LWAY ), makers of a nutritious, probiotic dairy beverage called kefir, announced today expanded distribution of its La Fruta(TM) Drinkable Yogurt to about 150 "supercenter" stores in California. These stores, suc...
Dr. Praeger's Sensible Foods Launches Four New Frozen Food Products
Sensible Food Leader Unveils New California Veggie Pockets, Tex Mex Veggie Pockets, Falafel Flats and Burrito Bites at Natural Products Expo West Conference
ANAHEIM, Calif., March 6 /PRNewswire/ -- Dr. Praeger's Sensible Foods, the leader in sensible, heart-friendly frozen foods, introduced...
Healthy Foods Harder to Find in Poor Neighborhoods
Wealthier areas offer residents more nutritious items in stores, studies find
FRIDAY, March 6 (HealthDay News) -- New research suggests that stores in poor neighborhoods are much less likely to offer healthy foods
than those in wealthier parts of town.
"Where you live matters in ter...
Himfr.com Recommends Five Foods for Spring
BEIJING, March 2 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- Himfr.com
( http://www.himfr.com/hot-products/ ), one of China's leading B2B search
platforms with more than 30 B2B industry websites to its name, recommends five
kinds of foods
to eat in spring.
Cherry ( http://www.himfr.com/buy-...
Several studies prove self-banning certain foods may cause food craving
This release is available in Spanish .
A research group of the Universities of Granada and Jaen have studied the psychologicl and physiological reasons of food craving, an irresistible desire for eating certain foods
(sweets, chocolate, ice-creams, nuts, etc.). The results of different st...
Lifeway Foods Acquires Philadelphia Based Fresh Made Dairy, the Nation's Second Largest Kefir Manufacturer
MORTON GROVE, Ill., Feb. 9 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Lifeway Foods, Inc., (Nasdaq: LWAY ), makers of a nutritious, probiotic dairy beverage called Kefir, today announced the acquisition of Fresh Made Dairy, its top competitor in the Kefir market with a #2 overall market share. The acquisition s...
DaVita.com Promotes Kidney-Friendly Foods for Super Bowl(R) XLIII
Online Recipe Section Helps Dialysis Patients Develop a Menu Game Plan
EL SEGUNDO, Calif., Jan. 31 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- DaVita Inc., a leading provider of kidney care services for those diagnosed with chronic kidney disease (CKD) and kidney failure, offers kidney patients a chance to enj...
Whole Foods Market(R) Makes FORTUNE's '100 Best Companies to Work For' List for 12th Consecutive Year
New Job Growth and Enthusiasm of Young Workforce Among Reasons Company is Honored with No. 22 Spot
AUSTIN, Texas, Jan. 22 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- FORTUNE magazine ranked Whole Foods
Market (Nasdaq: WFMI ), No. 22 on its 2009 list of the "100 Best Companies to Work For." The Company ...
Cook Yourself Thin With Lifetime Television as All-New Culinary Series Teaches Viewers How to Make Their Favorite Foods Healthy
Lose the Bulge ... but Still Indulge!
Food Experts HARRY EASTWOOD, ALLISON FISHMAN and CANDICE KUMAI Star in Twenty Episode, Half-Hour Series from Tiger Aspect Productions
Visitors to Mylifetime.com Can Access Bonus Content Including Video Blogs from the Hosts, Recipes Featured on the S...
Why Saying No to Foods May Be Harder for Women
Gender differences might be explained by hormones and evolution, study finds
TUESDAY, Jan. 20 (HealthDay News) -- New research on the brain suggests that women unconsciously have a tougher time resisting their favorite foods
than men do.
"This gives us another piece to put into this...
Mood-Enhancing and Heart Health Foods Emerging as Incidence of Heart Diseases Rises
LITTLE FALLS, N.J., Jan. 15 /PRNewswire/ -- As today's aging population spends increasing amounts on prevention rather than cures, the market for mood-enhancing foods
will continue to experience healthy growth rates, according to the latest research from worldwide consulting and research firm Kli...
Dubious Drugs, Tainted Foods Top 2008's Health Stories
But deaths from heart disease, cancer show encouraging drop
WEDNESDAY, Dec. 31 (HealthDay News) -- Doubts over the safety of diabetes and heart treatments, disappointing results for vitamins as cancer fighters, and the withdrawal of over-the-counter cold medicines for kids were some of...
Function Drinks to Launch New Year's Detox Kit Exclusively in Whole Foods Markets
REDONDO BEACH, Calif., Dec. 29 /PRNewswire/ -- Function Drinks announced today the launch of their "New Year's Detox Kit" to be offered exclusively in Whole Foods
Markets nationwide starting December 30th. The seasonal 4-pack will include two flavors of their popular physician-created drink, Funct...
Lifeway Foods Announces New East Coast and Expanded Midwest Distribution
MORTON GROVE, Ill., Dec. 5 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Lifeway Foods, Inc.,
(Nasdaq: LWAY ), makers of a nutritious, probiotic dairy beverage called kefir,
announced today new distribution of its 12 pack "club pack" to the Northeast
Costco region that operates about 70 stores. This is in addition...
Consumer Reports Identifies Foods With Surprisingly High Levels of Sodium
Shaking salt from the diet isn't easy; Consumer Reports urges consumers to check food labels. Plus, tips for preparing dishes low in sodium.
YONKERS, N.Y., Dec. 2 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- A new report from Consumer Reports found that sodium lurks in foods
that consumers mig...
Lifeway Foods Announces New 100,000 Share Buyback Program
MORTON GROVE, Ill., Nov. 26 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Lifeway Foods, Inc.,
(Nasdaq: LWAY ), makers of a nutritious, probiotic dairy beverage called Kefir,
announced today Lifeway's Board of Directors approved a new share repurchase
program of up to 100,000 shares. Under such a program, Lifeway ...
Crazy Water Expands Distribution to Whole Foods Market(R)
Texas-Based Mineral Water Sold Throughout Texas, Oklahoma and Louisiana
MINERAL WELLS, Texas, Nov. 10 /PRNewswire/ -- Crazy Water, the natural
mineral water sourced and bottled by Famous Mineral Water Co. in Mineral
Wells, Texas, announces its introduction into 13 Whole Foods
Acai Berry Health Foods Heightens Consumer Awareness of the Purple Miracle Berry
Acai Berry Health Foods
foods is committed to bringing new acai health product reviews to the masses by providing accurate descriptions of new acai products and supplements available on the market today.
Green Bay, WI (PRWEB) November 7, 2008 -- Acai Berry Health Food...
Lifestyle Foods Introduces Two New Healthy Snack Options
YORK, Pa., Oct. 31 /PRNewswire/ -- After already launching three
well-received healthy snacks for on-the-go convenience, Lifestyle Foods,
Inc. presents the newest additions to its healthy snacks available now and
geared toward consumers looking for nutritious food to fit their own style
Coleman Natural(R) Foods Launches New and Improved Website
- Website now includes useful features such as product locater search, nutritional facts and other pertinent information
GOLDEN, Colo., Oct. 20 /PRNewswire/ -- Coleman Natural(R) Foods
recently launched a new website with updated design and helpful features to
Enjoy Life Foods Teams with AllergyMoms.com to Ensure Halloween Isn't 'Tricky' for Food-Allergic Kids and Families : Provides tips for being allergy-aware this Halloween
There’s no question that Halloween is a particularly frightening time for food-allergic kids and their parents. All kids want to join in the fun of trick or treating, including kids with food allergies. And they can…as long as they steer clear of the foods
that pose a risk for them. ...
Enjoy Life Foods CEO Tells FDA Grocery Stores Remain A Dangerous Minefield for Food Allergic, Food Intolerant and Celiac Shoppers
At the invitation of the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA), Scott Mandell, CEO, President and Co-Founder of Enjoy Life Foods, the country’s leading manufacturer of allergy-friendly and gluten-free foods, provided comments at a public meeting on the use of advisory labeling of allergen...
Steaz Named to Women's Health List of 125 Best Packaged Foods for Women
Premium USDA-Certified Organic and Fair Trade-Certified Drink Featured in Compilation of Top Great-For-You Products
NEWTOWN, Pa., Sept. 3 /PRNewswire/ -- Steaz, the premier maker of USDA
Certified Organic and Fair Trade-Certified beverages, has been included on
Women's Health list...
Whole Foods Market(R) Launches 'The Real Deal' Program With Budget Recipes, Real Steals and Smart Shopping Advice
Customers Post Ideas Online about 'How to Get More for Less'
AUSTIN, Texas, July 10 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Whole Foods
(Nasdaq: WFMI ), the leading natural and organic foods
announced today the launch of a new, national program to provide
specially-priced product ...
China Improves Safety Management on Imported Foods in Preparation for Olympic Games
BEIJING, July 1 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- The first batch of imported food
( http://www.tootoo.com/w-Food_Beverage/ ) to arrive in China in
preparation for the Olympic Games has arrived. The 24.269 tons of headless
trout arrived at the Yangshan port in Shanghai on June 18. To ensure the