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September 21, 2010

Abbott on Wednesday initiated a proactive, voluntary recall of certain Similac powder infant formulas in...

ABBOTT PARK, Ill. Abbott on Wednesday initiated a proactive, voluntary recall of certain Similac powder infant formulas in the United States, Puerto Rico, Guam and some countries in the Caribbean following an internal quality review, which detected the remote possibility of the presence of a small common beetle in the product, produced in one production area in a single manufacturing facility.

September 13, 2010

Butterfinger has introduced a new treat that offers the same Butterfinger-eating experience in a smaller...

GLENDALE, Calif. Butterfinger has introduced a new treat that offers the same Butterfinger-eating experience in a smaller package.

New Butterfinger Snackerz feature a Butterfinger-flavored center topped with a peanut-buttery drizzle. The new product now is available at major retailers nationwide in single, king-size and fun-size packages.

For more information, visit Butterfinger.com and Facebook.com/Butterfinger. 

September 7, 2010

Scharffen Berger Chocolate Maker has released a limited edition chocolate bar that has hints of...

HERSHEY, Pa. Scharffen Berger Chocolate Maker has released a limited edition chocolate bar that has hints of both spices and fruit.

The new Ben Tre chocolate bar is made with cacao beans from the Ben Tre province of Vietnam, the company said. Beginning this month, the Scharffen Berger Ben Tre chocolate bar will be available on the chocolate maker's website and select retail locations nationwide.

August 24, 2010

The Food and Drug Administration has given Perrigo the go-ahead to manufacture milk-based infant formulas...

ALLEGAN, Mich. The Food and Drug Administration has given Perrigo the go-ahead to manufacture milk-based infant formulas through its partner, Saint-Claire, Quebec-based Kerry Proteins and Nutritionals, Perrigo said Wednesday.

 

The company received FDA clearance to market milk-based, ready-to-use and concentrate infant formulas with ARA and DHA in 8-oz. and 13-oz. bottles, and milk-based organic infant formula in 8-oz. bottles.

 

August 15, 2010

Frontier Beverage Co. has launched its second low-calorie, low-sugar relaxation beverage....

August 15, 2010

A new national survey conducted by Harris Interactive on behalf of Whole Foods found that...

August 11, 2010

Merck has teamed up with the nonprofit educational organization behind "Sesame Street" to develop a...

July 11, 2010

A new, natural line of dried fruits is turning consumers to healthy snacking....

July 11, 2010

Ruiz Foods' Tornados brand announced this month its Facebook-based promotion “Flavor Challenge 2.0,” in which...

July 5, 2010

HappyBaby has expanded its line of organic products with two new gluten-free varieties....

June 28, 2010

A compact, easy-to-use, safe and effective personal defense product has hit the market....

June 28, 2010

A new product from True Citrus adds zest to any beverage or meal without packing...

June 22, 2010

Natural personal care company Kiss My Face has teamed up with nonprofit group Seeds of...

June 20, 2010

Whole Foods Market has announced that it is requiring all personal care products and cosmetics...

June 3, 2010

Burt's Bees is launching several new products at Target stores in July....

March 14, 2010

Utz Quality Foods recently entered the nut category with three new Utz Nutz products, 3-oz....

HANOVER, Pa. —Utz Quality Foods recently entered the nut category with three new Utz Nutz products, 3-oz. bags of salted peanuts and hot peanuts, and a 1.75-oz. bag of salted cashews, each retailing for 99 cents.

March 11, 2010

Celestial Seasonings, a maker of all-natural teas, has developed a five fermented tea beverages features...

March 1, 2010

In an effort to reach health-conscious consumers, Sargento is making its cheeses with 25% less sodium....

January 11, 2010

Bear Naked has added two new products to its all-natural granola line....

January 5, 2010

A calorie-burning beverage is finding a home at one of the nation's leading drug store...

March 23, 2008

Desert Essence Organics has announced the launch of new body washes in Almond, Bulgarian Lavender,...

March 4, 2008

The organic beauty and personal care industry continues to gain steam with the creation of...

January 6, 2008

The Organic Consumers Association has announced that it expects 2008 to a breakout year for...

January 3, 2008

Merlot Skin Care, a maker of grape-seed based skin care products, is launching at Walgreens...

November 13, 2007

Physicians Formula Holdings posted a 9.4 percent increase in net sales for the third quarter...