United States and Japan today sign organic equivalence arrangement


Officials from Japan and the United States announced the signing of an organic equivalence arrangement between the two countries in ceremonies this morning at All Things Organic here at Natural Products Expo East. Present at the announcement were Mr. Satoshi Kunii, Director, Labeling Standards Division, and Mr. Takuro Mukae, Associate Director, Sanitary and Phytosanitary Affairs,…

Environmental Triple-Play is a Win-Win-Win: Plant Trees – Triple Your Donations in Dining Rewards – Enter to Win a Caribbean Vacation


Carbonfund.org Foundation Launches Most Ambitious and Rewarding Tree-Planting Campaign to Date  The Carbonfund.org Foundation, a leading climate solutions nonprofit organization, is thrilled to announce the launch of its most ambitious – and rewarding – tree-planting campaign ever. With an aim to plant 50 million trees worldwide, Carbonfund.org has created a win-win-win making it easy to…

Gainesville, FL-Based Digital Maker Startup Fracture Adds Another $500K to $1.5M Already Raised


Investments from Tamiami Angel Fund and Florida Opportunity Fund Help Drive Company’s 211% Rev Growth from Q1 ’12 to Q1 ’13 Fracture, a Gainesville, FL-based “maker” startup that has developed a proprietary UV-based digital photo-to-glass manufacturing process, today announced that it has secured an additional investment of $500,000 from Florida’s premier angel investment fund, Tamiami…

The Ceva L.O.V.E. Bus Rolls Again


American College of Veterinary Behaviorists Co-Sponsors Tour The Ceva L.O.V.E. bus is touring the country helping pet owners with their pet behavior problems. Ceva Animal Health, makers of Feliway® and Adaptil®, has once again partnered with the American College of Veterinary Behaviorists (ACVB) for the “Keep the L.O.V.E. Alive Behavior ExpressTour 2013” featuring the popular…

Natural Appetite Control Drink Now Available Nationwide at GNC


full core in Rexam 12oz. SLEEK® cans Hits the Shelf at Nation’s Largest Health and Wellness Products Retailer full core®, a Florida-based beverage company, today announced that its refreshing natural appetite control drink is now available at approximately 4,550 GNC corporate and franchise retail locations throughout the United States and Puerto Rico. full core is…