NEW YORK (AP) - Whole Foods says all products in its North American stores will have labels disclosing whether they contain genetically modified ingredients by 2018. The company says it's the first national grocery chain to set such a deadline for labeling foods that contain genetically modified organisms, or GMOs.... more »
EMERYVILLE, Calif. (AP) - Whole Foods is recalling its Pumpkin Bundt Cakes because they contain undeclared milk. No illnesses have been reported. But the Emeryville-based company says people who have milk allergies run the risk of serious or life-threatening allergic reactions if they consume the cake. The recalled Pumpkin Bundt... more »
A Colorado Springs restaurant is closing its doors, but this isn't another bad economy story; in fact, it's the opposite.
The owners of Café El Paso are focusing on selling a family salsa recipe; one that's caught on big nationally. They took a risk, but it's paying off.
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Gingerbread houses sold at Whole Foods stores in Colorado are under recall and could make you sick. The pre-assembled houses were sold between November 1 and December 23.
The gingerbread houses have been linked to several food poisoning outbreaks across the nation caused by Staphylococcus aureus (S. aureus). The... more »
Whole Foods Market is trying to clear some murky waters for seafood shoppers.
The grocery chain on Monday launched a color-coded rating program with the help of Monterey Bay Aquarium and Blue Ocean.
It is intended to measure the environmental impact of its wild-caught seafood. The program is... more »
Dips and spreads sold in Colorado are possibly contaminated with Listeria monocytogenes, an organism that can cause serious and sometimes fatal infections in young children, the elderly and others with weakened immune systems. Most people suffer only short-term symptoms but Listeria also causes miscarriages and stillbirths.
The suspect products... more »
The availability of organic food is growing. From small health food stores to local co-ops to supermarkets to organic produce shipped to your door.
For our purposes, we tried to keep it simple: a co-op in Pueblo, a mainstream grocery store (King Soopers), and two other chains that carry... more »
If you're throwing a party this New Year's Eve but want to keep things on the healthy side, there are options out there.
The cooks at Whole Foods suggest serving mulit-grain chips in place of tortilla or potato chips. Serve them with organic salsa or hummus dip.
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Nearly 115,000 pounds of hazelnuts are being recalled in the U.S. because they could make people sick. The shelled nuts could be tainted with Salmonella.
The nuts were distributed by Willamette Shelling of Newberg, Oregon. So far there are no reports of anyone getting sick.
In Colorado, the... more »