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Rao’s notches up double digit growth: ‘We don’t have consumers, we have fans’

The Rao’s Homemade portfolio includes pasta sauces, pastas, dressings, vinegars, roasted vegetables and more.

Does premium pay in the pasta sauce category? Do the math, says Rao’s Specialty Foods president Jim Morano: “The average retail price in the category is $2.25; our average is $7.84. The category is growing at 3% year on year, and we’ve growing at more than 20%, and we’ve been around for 26 years.”

Steaz cactus water line hits 1,000+ stores with new distribution deals

Steaz organic cactus water line expands distribution amid plant water boom

How far down the supply chain do consumers - and plaintiff's attorneys - expect you to look to prove your 'clean label' credentials?

CLEAN LABEL 2.0: Natural flavors and preservatives, pesticide residues, and Non-GMO in the spotlight

Citrus fiber is a clean label alternative to mono and diglycerides, carageenan, titanium dioxide and other ingredients featuring on retailers' 'unacceptable ingredients' lists, says Fiberstar

Clean label trend opens up new application opportunities for citrus fiber

What types of food, if any, should be allowed to bear the term ‘healthy?’

Oldways: ‘It’s time we stopped tying ‘healthy’ to a formula of nutrients divorced from actual foods’

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NOSB defers vote on organic certification for hydroponics amid confusion about ‘basically everything’

Viking Icelandic yogurt goes nationwide with Sprouts

Unleash your inner Viking! Saga Dairy takes its grass-fed Icelandic yogurt nationwide with Sprouts

Sir Kensington's classic ketchup is made with tomatoes, tomato paste, organic cane sugar, onions, distilled vinegar, water, salt, lime juice concentrate, green bell peppers and allspice

Sir Kensington’s joins Unilever: ‘This allows us to expand distribution while holding true to our values’

Soup-To-Nuts Podcast: Will Moringa steal kale's top superfood spot?

Soup-To-Nuts Podcast: Will Moringa knock kale out of the top superfood spot?

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Chickpea protein in the spotlight as high-profile investors pump $8m into Nutriati

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