Food Safety/Recalls


Designer Anabolic Steroid Control Act Ready for Obama's Signature


CRN Welcomes Passage of Designer Anabolic Steroid Control Act —Law Will Protect Consumers, Level Playing Field for Responsible Companies—   Washington, D.C., December 11, 2014—The Council for Responsible Nutrition (CRN), the leading trade association for the dietary supplement and functional food industry, today welcomed the passage of the Designer Anabolic Steroid Control Act (DASCA) of 2014, a measure that will protect consumers from potentially dangerous anabolic steroids falsely marketed as dietary supplements. The bill will now be sent to the President’s office to be signed into law.   “We are extremely grateful to Congress for passing this important piece of legislation and particularly want to acknowledge Sens. Sheldon Whitehouse (D-RI) and...
Posted 5 days 22 hours ago

Natural Products Blog


Free Natural Grocers Bag on Earth Day!


Many of you will remember that Natural Grocers by Vitamin Cottage became one of the first retailers in the nation to go completely bag free, on Earth Day 2009.  Well, our bag free program has been a huge success.     FREE BAG ON EARTH DAY! One free Natural Grocers by Vitamin Cottage  Reusable Shopping Bag with purchase on Earth Day, April 22, 2013     As always, all of our locations offer a variety of affordable reusable bags for around $.99 each.  We also carry canvas bags, jute bags and others. For those moments when you realize you left your bags at home, we offer free recycled boxes to pack your groceries in at the checkout.     Please join us and do your part to help reduce the environmental waste created...
Posted 1 year 34 weeks ago