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The Natural Food Show Launches Juicing Championship 2015

17 Dec 2014

The Natural Food Trade Show, taking place next year on 19-20 April at the new venue of ExCel London, is launching a new, live juicing competition for 2015. The UK’s Juicing Championship, sponsored by Juico, will see professional juicers compete to be crowned the UK Juicing Champion 2015.

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ViSalus Launches Vi Bites Snacks

16 Sep 2014

Celebrating over nine years of innovation, ViSalus is revolutionizing its snack category with its launch of Vi Bites™ – a bold, new wholesome snack option available in four original varieties. Introduced for the first time to thousands of Vi Promoters and Customers at ViSalus's largest annual global event, Vitality 2014, Vi Bites provides delicious and convenient bite-sized snack options to support healthy living and help consumers achieve their Challenge goals.

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Single Serve Hummus and Pita Chip To Go

11 Aug 2014

Feeding the growing consumer desire for healthier grab-and-go snack options, Tribe, the second-leading hummus brand in the U.S., announces the launch of its new, single-serving To Go pack.

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Made In Nature and pacific Northwest Kale Chips merge

03 Jul 2014

Made In Nature and Pacific Northwest Kale Chips are thrilled to announce they are joining forces to take a prominent position in the healthy snacking category. Made In Nature, based in Boulder, Colo., is the number one selling organic dried fruit company in the US and is rapidly expanding into other healthy snacking and ready-to-eat categories.

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Juiceology - Your Daily Wellness

14 Apr 2014

Aligned with nature's wisdom, Juiceology takes the science of juicing to a whole new dimension with its mind-blowing juice superblends. Unlike anything out there, it is the first and only superblend of premium juices and whole grain extracts that delivers an unparalleled freshly juiced experience in its purest form.

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Natural Products Scandinavia 2013

18 Oct 2013

Now just days away, Natural Products Scandinavia is set to welcome thousands of natural and organic products buyers and retailers when doors open for its second edition at Malmömässan in Malmö, Sweden, on Sunday 20 October (this weekend).

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Roots and Bulbs

15 Oct 2013

An innovative health blog, which concentrates on the body's incredible capacity for healing and longevity is just what the doctor ordered. Roots and Bulbs focuses on simplifying complicated messages given to us by the media about the relationship between food and regeneration, and explains how absolute health can be reached by using vegetables, fruits and natural foods.

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2013 Health UK

Schwarts New Flavour Shots Range

23 Aug 2013

This August, leading herbs and spices brand and flavour expert, Schwartz will inject innovation into the packet mixes category with the launch of the new Flavour Shots range – an intense blend of herbs, spices and seasonings, locked in sunflower oil.

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1.5 Trillion Calories Reduced in the US Marketplace

06 Jun 2013

The Healthy Weight Commitment Foundation (HWCF) has announced that America’s top food and beverage companies have exceeded their goal of reducing 1.5 trillion calories in the marketplace in the United States.  This announcement comes three years after a 2010 commitment by the HWCF, and its 16 food and beverage corporate partners, to the First Lady’s Partnership for a Healthier America (PHA) to reduce calories by 1.5 trillion by 2015.  

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Nestle USA 'Balance Your Plate' Education Campaign

21 Apr 2013

Nestle USA have unveiled its new "Balance Your Plate with Nestle" education campaign to help consumers build nutritious, convenient meals.  The announcement was made during a luncheon presentation at the Consumer Federation of America's 36th Annual National Food Policy Conference. The goal of "Balance Your Plate" is to help consumers enjoy the foods they love, while encouraging the consumption of more fruits and vegetables.  By providing tips and tools, the campaign shows how individuals and families can quickly assemble high-quality balanced meals using frozen prepared entrees as the "center of the plate."  

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Lidl trials 'healthy till' - new family friendly initiative

16 Jan 2013

Lidl has launched a trial 'Healthy Till' in each of its 600 stores this week by replacing 'treat' items such as chocolate with products of a higher nutritional value like multivitamin juice and fresh fruit. The initiative is being trialed for an initial 10-week period in order to assist parents in making a considered choice when purchasing their goods. Should the customer response prove positive, it will be rolled out as a permanent fixture.  

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2013 Health

MyPlate calls for Americans to eat more grains

17 Oct 2012

The Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics' annual Food & Nutrition Conference & Expo (FNCE) took place last week, new research from ConAgra Foods, Inc., one of North America's leading food makers, shows that what you add to your diet can be just as important as what you remove. "Americans are tired of hearing about diet recommendations that focus on foods to avoid," says Kristin Reimers, PhD, RD, Nutrition Manager, ConAgra Foods. "Eating should be an enjoyable experience, which is why we are excited to present these research findings that encourage people to stop thinking about foods they shouldn't be eating and, instead, focus on foods that help to enhance a healthful lifestyle." 

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2012 Health USA

Fruity Science Halves Fat in Chocolate

14 Aug 2012

It may not make chocolate one of your five a day - but scientists have found a way to replace up to 50 per cent of its fat content with fruit juice. University of Warwick chemists have taken out much of the cocoa butter and milk fats that go into chocolate bars, substituting them with tiny droplets of juice measuring under 30 microns in diameter. 

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Jamba Juice Make It Light

04 Aug 2012

OK, you could argue that smoothies are healthy aren’t they? Yes, but whilst they  have a lot of fruit in them, they also contain quite a bit of sugar. That’s why Jamba Juice Company, a leading healthy, active lifestyle brand, continues to demonstrate its strong commitment to provide refreshing and great-tasting, better-for-you solutions with an all-new Make It Light™ option for its line of "Classic" smoothies in all of its stores. The Make It Light™ smoothies taste just as delicious as the original recipes but contain one-third fewer calories, sugar and carbohydrates. 

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2012 USA Health

Red Mango Debuts Frozen Coffee Chillers

30 Jul 2012

Red Mango, America's 2011 #1 Zagat-rated frozen yogurt and smoothies chain, is making "some little coffee bean's dream come true." That's the message adorning Red Mango store windows across the country in what the company considers one of its biggest product introductions: the debut of its first coffee-based beverage – the signature all-natural and nonfat Frozen Coffee Chillers – now available nationwide at participating locations. 

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McDonald's New Menu Puts Calories Front and Centre

27 Jul 2012

McDonald's USA is introducing "Favorites Under 400 Calories" – a new menu platform featuring existing popular food and beverage choices at counters and drive-thrus nationwide. Select items from the new menu are also spotlighted in McDonald's "Win When USA Wins Gold" promotion which brings customers the fun of the London 2012 Olympic Games through a unique online experience. 

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Get 'Flaxable' With Your Grains

17 Jul 2012

Flax is a great source of Omega-3 which is suitable for vegans and vegetarians. Still largely one of those seeds that’s relegated out of line-of-sight in stores, or destined for health food shops only, these new products might get you thinking (and eating) differently. 

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Cereal:The Complete Story Kellogg's 2012

05 Jul 2012

When it comes to breakfasts that give people a strong start to the day, cereal is near the top of the list – and Kellogg Company wants to give people the facts on this nutritious breakfast food. Demonstrating its commitment to further growing – and sharing – the company's knowledge base around ready-to-eat cereal, Kellogg announced the launch of the 2012 edition of Cereal: The Complete Story. The updated research compendium includes a variety of data that illustrate the many health benefits of breakfast cereal. 

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Guiding Stars Chef Erin Dow & Jamie's Food Revolution Day

30 Apr 2012

Guiding Stars Expert Chef Erin Dow has announced her involvement in Jamie Oliver's Food Revolution Day, a first-ever nationwide day of actions focused on highlighting locally sourced, fresh food and the need for better food education. Alongside schools, business, restaurants and food experts, Guiding Stars Chef Erin Dow will connect with her community to ensure change in people's food habits and promote the mission for better food and education about food choices. 

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2012 USA Health


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