Health Claims Substantiation for Risk-Free Innovation

Dietary supplements and natural food manufacturers are well aware of how much work goes into product labels – and how much trouble awaits them if they get it wrong. But what many companies don’t fully grasp is how regulators view – and react to –...

TraceGains, New Hope Network Spark Change for the Supplements Industry

To say the pandemic disrupted trade shows is an understatement. With conferences canceled or moved online, dietary supplements companies have had fewer opportunities to get products in front of buyers. Since most industry experts don’t expect a...

Why COVID-19 Hurt the Produce Industry and How It Can Bounce Back

The coronavirus pandemic has changed the produce industry forever. With public life changing around the country, Americans spend more time at home and less time at concerts, restaurants, and parties. This isolation has upended the way we consume...

Consumers Still Confused about Allergen Labels

At least a quarter of Americans actively avoid products with allergens when they go shopping. That adds up to 85 million underserved consumers who get stressed out looking for food and beverages for themselves or loved ones, according to research...

Food, Beverage, and Supplements 2021 Innovation Trends

From supply chain transparency to all things plant-based, we've compiled a list of food, beverage, and dietary supplement trends shaping product innovation in 2021.

Why Food and Supplements Companies Need to Fail Fast

With seismic shifts in consumer priorities and changing sales channels, pressure for food, beverage, and supplements companies to innovate is at an all-time high.

Forget Meat, Let’s Eat Protein

Paul Shapiro, co-founder and CEO of the Better Meat Co. in Sacramento, California, is more than just another food company entrepreneur.

Consumers Want New Products Now. Can You Deliver?

Millennials are now the driving influence in today’s marketplace since Baby Boomers started leaving the workforce in droves.

5 Easy Steps to Innovation

Innovation has always driven growth in the food and beverage business. It can be the foundation of research and development, which gives birth to new products. It can be a dramatic new approach to marketing. Or it can be a change in direction of...

New GMO Labeling Regulations

Whether it’s organic, gluten-free, or natural, people want to know what’s in the food and dietary supplements they consume.