During this year’s Natural Products Expo West, Senior Reporter Meagan McGinnes spoke with Four Sigmatic founder Tero Isokauppila about the his love of mushrooms, why adaptogens are trending in food and how he is getting people to give his fungus-filled products a try.
Nuun has made health-through-exercise a core tenet of the brand identity for its line of hydration tablets and powders. But now the company says it is looking to take care of its consumers around the clock with Nuun Immunity, a new line launching next month.
Global confection leader Nestle announced this week that it has agreed to acquire Canadian vitamin maker Atrium Innovations, the parent company of functional food and supplement brand Garden of Life, for $2.3 billion in cash. The transaction is expected to close early next year.
Private equity firm TSG Consumer Partners has acquired a minority stake in Nuun, a Seattle-based brand of hydration tablets and powders, for an undisclosed sum.
Plant-based, health startup Revere launched last week with plans of bringing personalization to athletes’ pre- and post-workout mixtures. The direct-to-consumer drink mix company also announced that it raised $2 million in a seed round led by Lerer Hippeau Ventures prior to the launch.
Come Ready Nutrition is hoping for a win with its newly doubled portfolio of performance-based snacks. At the Sweets and Snacks Expo in Chicago, Illinois, last month the brand rolled out protein puffs, apple slices and protein waters, all which will retail for under $3. Patrick Cavanaugh, President and founder of Come Ready Nutrition, told NOSH he hopes the new products will expand the usage occasions for the brand, as well as the day-parts in which they are consumed.
Love Beets – a pioneering line of premium, ready-to-eat beet products – is growing its product offering with 100% pure Beet Powder that’s an ideal item for health enthusiasts, fitness fanatics, or those just looking to incorporate more better-for-you ingredients in their diet.
Coromega®, maker of a unique line of great-tasting supplements, today announced two exciting Women’s Health Omega-3 Fish Oil Squeeze Shots in partnership with Rodale Inc.’s Women’s Health, the leading women’s wellness and lifestyle brand.
Coromega, maker of emulsified fish and vegetarian oils designed to provide healthy fats for a healthy life, has unveiled new Coromega Max, a potent new omega-3 squeeze that delivers Coromega’s highest omega-3 dosage in two delicious new flavors: Orange Citrus Burst and Coconut Bliss.
Regular Girl, a blend of patented premium prebiotic fiber and specialized probiotics, has announced that it has been Non-GMO Project Verified.