SunOpta sells ingredient supplier Tradin Organic

In the organic ingredient world, a significant transaction was announced this morning. SunOpta, a global company focused on plant-based foods and beverages, sold its organic ingredient sourcing and production business, Tradin Organic, to Amsterdam Commodities N.V. (Acomo) in a debt and cash-free transaction worth €330 million. For both parties — and the organic industry as …

Dr. Bronner’s Releases Special Cannabis-Scented Bar Soap to Support Sun+Earth

Dr. Bronner’s, the beloved soap brand that donates 8.6% of its revenues to social and environmental causes, has released a limited-edition, cannabis-scented fragrance of its classic bar soap to support a new consumer education and crowdfunding campaign for Sun+Earth Certified. Founded by the International Cannabis Farmers Association, Cannabis Conservancy and Certified Kind, along with deep …

Ep 46: The Ins and Outs of Menstrual Cups

Today on the podcast, I’m talking with Brenda Tootell, the founder of JuJu. JuJu is a range of healthy, ecologically friendly and cost-effective menstrual products, providing women with a reusable, sustainable, safe and effective alternative to disposable tampons and pads. By Irene Falcone JuJu is a range of healthy, ecologically friendly and cost-effective menstrual products …