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Twinlab CEO bolsters connection to 'ecosystem' by inviting Utah AG for a visit

There is a thread of rhetoric in the supplement industry about being an ‘above board’ company.  Twinlab CEO Naomi Whittel decided to take that notion to the next level by inviting Utah’s top law enforcement official for a visit.

Utah AG Sean Reyes, center, tours the Twinlab manufacturing plant in Utah.  Twinlab photo.

TeaCrine poised to rev up market size post self-affirmed GRAS

Compound Solutions, the company behind nature identical theacrine called TeaCrine, is aiming to make cognitive plus energy products more mainstream.

Cacao extract may improve atopic dermatitis-like symptoms, rodent study

Researchers in South Korea studied how the polyphenols in Theobroma cacao extract may reduce atopic dermatitis-like symptoms.

Supplement firm adds probiotic to product for colicky babies

Wellements, an Arizona supplement company, has put a new twist on a legacy category by introducing a probiotic gripe water.

Low vitamin D during pregnancy linked with learning disabilities: Study

Lower levels of vitamin D in pregnant women could be associated with certain learning disabilities in children, as a British study highlights seasonal variations as a factor in brain development.

New name would 'improve consumer understanding and promote clear food labeling' says Unilever

Unilever, CSPI support NuTek potassium salt petition, but the Salt Institute urges FDA to reject it ‘in the strongest terms’

Unilever and The Center for Science in the Public Interest (CSPI) have both voiced their support for a citizen’s petition asking the FDA to permit ‘potassium salt’ as an alternate name for potassium chloride on food labels, while the Salt Institute has urged the agency to reject it “in the...

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