Younger consumers see more than Vitamin E for skin health – Coconut oil interest surprisingly robust
What:A recent ITC (Ingredient Transparency Center) survey of US and UK consumers asked respondents what healthy ingredients they used (topically or ingested) for skin health.
Often, when trying to truly understand attitudes toward health ingredients, one has to examine separately those intuitively food-forward and those most associated with supplements as
There’s less than a week to go until our Future of the Microbiome Summit kicks off. The virtual event will combine the latest research and
Often, science and business don’t connect enough. It’s a challenge in industry events to present that right mix and hit that spot where cutting edges intersect
Survey of US and UK consumers shows markedly different patterns In today’s shopping universe, more consumers, especially supplement consumers, are going online than ever before.
We’re lucky to frequently be on the receiving end of compelling and actionable content, and when that content is relevant to every one of us trying
The recently concluded Microbiome Movement Human Nutrition Conference of a few weeks ago was part of a flurry of microbiome related activities and events that
Paraphrasing my colleague Nathan Gray from a few weeks ago, when it comes to the microbiome – we don’t even know what we don’t know.
Breast Cancer Awareness month, Anti-Bullying Week, Philly Cheesesteak Day, Grandparents Day, etc.—whether for a significant health condition or something lighthearted, awareness days/weeks/months unite us in
After years of intense focus on microbiome science and the strategic and regulatory environments around this burgeoning industry, nobody would blame you for thinking ‘surely
Walk any tradeshow – live or virtual- and you won’t get far without hearing about transparency either in conversations or in presentations. And, with good
My education on the potential impact of sustainability and regenerative solutions in our healthy products (foods, beverages and supplements) marketplace took a huge leap forward
FDA Registration – What it is, why it matters: A Q&A with UNPA’s VP of Global Regulatory and Compliance Larisa Pavlick
Several companies in our industry have elusive complaints departments, leading one to surmise they pay lip service at best to many quality issues. It seems
The results from our July Trust Transparency Center survey are in, and make fascinating reading – with clear differences in priorities regarding sustainability seen between
The results from our July Trust Transparency Center survey are in, and there are clear demographic differences in priorities regarding sustainability. In our July survey,
Supplements containing synthetic ingredients or excipients have been around for a long time. Most people in the industry define synthetic supplements as supplements made from
I wrote this article a couple years ago, having reached that tipping point of frustration in two areas – hearing over and over that the
The most recent broadcast wrongfully condemning dietary supplements, in this case, probiotics, aired Sunday June 28. The “60 Minutes” presentation titled “Do Probiotics Actually Do
Two weeks ago, Trust Transparency Center, along with our collaborators, Whole Foods Magazine, entered the virtual conference space with our inaugural event, Taking Control of
Let’s face it. There’s no rule book for this current situation. We are experiencing unprecedented change in society across so many aspects of life and