HQO Weekly News Roundup September 5, 2012

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Here is a review of some top stories in the Organic industry from week…

Political 

As we get closer to voting time, a very hot topic is California’s Proposition 37 which would require the labeling of GMOs. This article discusses why this issue requires nationwide action.

Industry News

Its always great to hear that the Natural and Organic industry is booming, and SPINS reports that “Natural retailers have seen a double-digit sales growth in every four-week period during 2012 as consumers continue to demand natural and organic foods”.

With sustainability on everyone’s mind these days, it is nice to see that the food industry has launched a series of initiatives that focus on sustainability and how to improve supply.

Health Benefits

One reason why the natural and organic industry is so popular is because of its health benefits. In this article from NutraIngredients, an herbal tea extra has been found that may have benefits for breast cancer patients. 

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