News & Features

Which Way to Quality Assurance?

The New York Attorney General wants better quality assurance for dietary supplements. So does the supplements industry. So how does it get there...


Key Technologies for Dietary Supplement Quality Control

The role of texture analyzers and rheometers


Can Powdered Kale Lower Blood Pressure, Blood Glucose, and Cholesterol?

An exploratory study suggests fujiKale may offer cardiovascular health benefits.


GNC CEO Encourages Supplements Industry to Embrace New Test Methods Like DNA Testing, Following NY AG Probe

GNC’s CEO Mike Archbold says industry “should embrace, not fear, novel testing methods.”


Attracting Natural Product Investors: Natural Products Are Big Business

Five targets for investors’ health and wellness dollars.


Software Helps Nutraceutical Firms Streamline E-Commerce

How nutraceutical firms benefit from business management software.


DNA Testing Benefits May Be Silver Lining in NY AG/GNC Agreement, One Expert Says

GNC's agreement to utilize DNA testing on herbal ingredients prior to extraction has drawn criticism from CRN and others, but an appropriate use...


Rice Starch May Be Key to Making Healthier Convenience Foods

A guest-written article from BENEO-Technology Center details the healthy appeal of natural rice starch for ready meals, sauces, and snacks.


Nutritional Outlook March 2015 Issue

Editor: New York Attorney General Case Requires Strong Response, Supplement Leaders Say

Will industry’s messaging be heard in the fight against New York Attorney General Eric Schneiderman?