A UK study of over 1, 000 pairs of twins has found organisms that influence diet preferences, metabolism and health can be inherited through genes.
Reporting in Volume 19, Issue 5 of Cell Host and Microbe Journal, the scientists made the discovery thro
Small and independent craft brewers across the country have created a special beer in honor of American Craft Beer Week (ACBW), May 16-22. The campaign, hastag #MakeSmallBeerBig, aims to celebrate the week with the Biggest Small Beer Ever Made, which was
Brynwood Partners has appointed Doug Gillespie as president and chief executive officer of Harvest Hill, a Brynwood Partners majority-owned portfolio company that has brands such as Juicy Juice, Little Hug, and Daily’s. Gillespie, a 25-year veteran of con
Drinking two glasses of cranberry juice a day can lead to significant heart health benefits, according to a study published in the journal AgResearch. The findings support previous studies that showed an association between polyphenol-rich cranberries and
Ventura Foods has agreed to acquire Cargill’s dressings, sauces and mayonnaise (DSM) business for an undisclosed sum.
Ventura Foods president and CEO Chris Furman said: "The acquisition of Cargill's DSM business is a strong fit for Ventura Foods' strat
eBay has introduced eBay Wine (eBay.com/wine), a new destination which features the ability to browse collectible, rare and everyday wines based on varietal, region, price point and more, and makes it easier than ever for experts and enthusiasts alike to
Drinking red wine has been portrayed by the media as a means of combating heart disease. Do these claims have any real medical basis? The main health benefit of moderate alcohol use appears to be related to its effect on the development of atherosclerosis
Coconut water has historically always been part of the Indian coastal diet. The nut has been used in its tender (green) form as a drink, but additionally the mature (brown) nut has been part of the Indian diet in the form of wedges of hard flesh, desiccat
Sipp Industries, Inc., a diversified conglomerate corporation specializing in technology, manufacturing and distribution of commercial and consumer products, reports a successful initial launch of hemp beers: Major Hemp Porter, Highpoint Amber Hemp, Honey
While America’s non-alcoholic beverage market is shifting in favor of better-for-you alternatives, new research from Mintel reveals that taste/flavor (72%) is by far the main influencer for consumers when drinking preferred beverages, with health/nutritio
After sixteen years in the organic tea business, ECOTEAS is launching a line of ready-to-drink iced teas. The energizing beverages feature expertly-brewed organic-certified herbal ingredients with no extracts or concentrates. The entire line is 100% unswe