Some zombucha products are under fire for false advertising. As reported in Legal News Line by Food Navigator, a consumer has filed a complaint in the U.S. District Court for the Northern District of California against Health-Ade Zombucha and Whole Foods Market California Inc. The plaintiff alleges that she and numerous consumers purchased the beverages […] […]
According to the BBC, the World Health Organization is launching an investigation into the potential risks of consuming plastics that contaminate drinking water after a report from Orb Media found that bottles of drinking water were contaminated with particles of plastic. Their study included 250 bottles across 11 brands bought in nine countries. Tests were […]
This smoothie recipe is a delicious, healthy alternative to a St. Patty’s Day classic! Ingredients: 1 handful of (washed and rinsed) spinach 1 ½ frozen bananas 1 ripe banana 1/8 tsp mint extract ½ tsp vanilla extract 1 tbsp natural sweetener Directions: Blend ingredients on a high setting in the blender until the shake is […] The post Healthy, Vegan Shamrock […]
“The fight against hunger does not belong to any one sector. It has to be done in concert with charities, corporations and governments if we want to have a hunger-free society.” That’s according to Carlos Rodriguez, executive director for Fulfill, formerly the FoodBank for Monmouth and Ocean Counties in New Jersey, and incoming CEO for […] The post Harvest […]
Your heart has the most important job in your body — keep you alive. Connected to every organ and tissue, each pump of your heart ensures that oxygen and nutrients reach each cell of your body. The thousands of miles of arteries and veins that make up the cardiovascular system play a critical role in […] The post Keep Your Heart Healthy. You’ll Be Glad You D […]
Alkemist Labs hosted clients and colleagues at its new testing facility outside Anaheim, CA, during the recent Natural Products Expo West. Click first image to view slideshow. The post Testing the Temperature at Alkemist Labs appeared first on Whole Foods Magazine.
Click first image to expand and begin slideshow. Click here for words from Vitamin Angels founder Howard Schiffer. The post Scenes from the League of Angels at Expo West appeared first on Whole Foods Magazine.
Anaheim, CA — At this year’s League of Angels, the theme was mothers. The Vitamin Angels fundraiser that coincides every year with Natural Products Expo West also coincided with International Women’s Day, a perfect opportunity to introduce the charity’s new initiative: scale up its prenatal multivitamin program in an effort to significantly reduce infant mor […]
Austin, TX – Whole Foods Amazon will meet with some of its “most important brands” on March 19 to discuss growing tensions, according to a report from CNBC. The parties will reportedly discuss Whole Foods’ efforts to centralize its merchandising. Of concern is the shift from local to national buying, and the new merchandising fee […] The post Whole Foods Mar […]