June 14, 2017

A new clinical trial found that pharmaceutical grade chondroitin sulfate is as effective as an anti-inflammatory drug and superior to placebo for pain reduction and improvement of function.

June 14, 2017

DSN senior editor Michael Johnsen examines the state of the weight management, sports nutrition and vitamin market, and products that are transforming OTC in this multi-page report.

 

June 13, 2017

Day on the Hill attendees spend a full day conducting face-to-face meetings with Congressional offices.

June 12, 2017

The Council for Responsible Nutrition’s Supplement OWL is an online product registry that serves as resource for regulators, retailers and the industry, and can be accessed by anyone.

June 12, 2017

Protein bars have been flying off the shelves in mass outlets lately. One reason for the increase is the multitude of consumer segments now shopping the category.

June 12, 2017

The combined one- and two-letter vitamins and vitamin, herbal and mineral supplement categories saw an all outlet (total U.S.) growth of 3% for the last 12 months versus the year-ago period, yet the food channel delivered gains of 4% while the drug channel lagged at 2%.

June 12, 2017

Americans want to be healthier, and they want healthier-for-you products in the self-care aisles to get them there.

June 12, 2017

The growth trends in sales of vitamins and supplements in specialty channels, ranging from natural grocers to gourmet wellness stores, are great harbingers of what might soon be best-selling categories within mass outlets.

June 12, 2017

Backed by nine human clinical studies, the active ingredient in Natrol Cognium has shown statistically significant improvements in memory and cognition in as little as four weeks, Natrol reported.

June 9, 2017

Pure Protein Super Food is currently available online on Amazon.com and, beginning this month, at select retailers nationwide including Kroger, Meijer, Food Lion and H-E-B.

June 8, 2017

DSN editor in chief Rob Eder discusses the importance of purpose to the New General Market consumer, and how it unites the brands connecting most with their customers. 

June 7, 2017

Researchers found that supplementation with a prebiotic improved outcomes in children who were overweight or obese.

June 6, 2017
ECRM said that the combination of the two companies would bring RangeMe’s technology to a larger customer pool and make an impact on how the CPG industry evolves.
 
June 5, 2017

LoveBug Probiotics’ products contain the delivery technology BIO-tract to protect them against stomach acids so they can reach deeper into the gut, the company said.

June 1, 2017

The SIDI Protocol provides an outline representing the type and scope of information about a dietary ingredient that an ingredient supplier typically needs to provide to a manufacturer.

June 1, 2017

HDA's Front-end Forum kicks-off with Wendland and Robert Candelora of Retail Insights as the keynote speakers.

May 31, 2017

Olivino combines non-GMO bioactive ingredients derived from Mediterranean Diet staple foods including olives, grapes and tomatoes.

May 31, 2017

More than half of exercisers, including 60% of those who care about their shape and looks, say they’ve changed their eating habits after starting a fitness program.

May 30, 2017

To date, the company has helped thousands of couples nationwide conceive and achieve their dreams of starting a family through affordable over-the counter products, PregPrep stated.

May 19, 2017

Culturelle Pro-well Immune + Energy includes eight ingredients for two wellness benefits, including a boost to both the immunity system and energy.

May 19, 2017

Like Mediterra’s other savory bars, these new flavors are all natural, non-GMO, gluten-free, certified Kosher, dairy-free, vegan, low in calories and contain less than three grams of sugar.

May 18, 2017

The relaunched AdvantEdge Carb Control shakes are sold in 4-packs in four flavors, including chocolate fudge, French vanilla, rich dark chocolate and strawberry cream.

May 17, 2017

The Natural Products Association on Tuesday expressed support of the reorganization of the Office of Regulatory Affairs by FDA.

May 17, 2017

As more Americans wrestle with the cost of their health care, they continue to gravitate toward better lifestyle choices, which means niche products that were at one time only purchased by body builders and serious athletes have become appealing to the mainstream consumer.