Snake Oil in the Snacks
- STARFRUIT CAFES EXPAND KEFIR'S REACH. // Beverage Industry;Feb2010, Vol. 101 Issue 2, p28
The article reports on the launching of Starfruit CafÃ©s, a chain of kefir boutiques offering kefir smoothies and parfaits owned by Lifeway Foods Inc., which aim to familiarize American consumers with kefir.
- Groupe Danone. // Dairy Field;Oct99, Vol. 182 Issue 10, p8
Reports that Groupe Danone & Findin Investments SA is planning to acquire equity shares in Morton Grove, Illinois-based food company Lifeway Foods Inc.
- Lifeway Selling to Target. // Dairy Foods;Aug2005, Vol. 106 Issue 8, p18
Reports on the expansion of the availability of LowFat Kefir by Lifeway Foods Inc. in the U.S.
- Company. // Natural Foods Merchandiser;Aug2013, Vol. 34 Issue 8, p33
The article offers news briefs related to the natural food industry including the expansion of distribution by Drink Chia LLC into Canada, the purchase of Golden Guernsey Dairy LLC's plant by Lifeway Foods Inc., and the removal of the Tree of Life distribution brand and logo by KeHE Distributors.
- Culture Craze. Zegler, Jennifer // Beverage Industry;Feb2010, Vol. 101 Issue 2, p26
The article presents a corporate profile for Lifeway Foods Inc. in Morton Grove, Illinois. It states that the company was founded by Michael Smolyansky after emigrating from Russia. After the death of Smolyansky in 2002, it indicates that the firm has began expanding the brand, and posted...
- Non-Profit Puts Dairy Ad Campaign Under Fire. ECKER, KEITH // Corporate Legal Times;Sep2005, Vol. 15 Issue 166, p72
Reports on key controversies pertaining to a lawsuit filed against International Dairy Foods, Dairy Management, Inc., the National Dairy Council and Lifeway Foods and other dairy companies in the U.S. for their misleading advertising campaigns. Details about the lawsuits filed; Class action...
- New Products. // Nutraceuticals World;Apr2014, Vol. 17 Issue 3, p59
The article evaluates several nutraceutical products including Powerful Yogurt Protein Bars and Powerful Yogurt PLUS+ from Powerful Men LLC, Veggie Kefir smoothie bar from Lifeway Foods Inc., and Vitamin C Gummies vegetarian gummies from Nordic Naturals Inc.
- FOCUS: CORPORATE BOARDS. Murphy, H. Lee // Crain's Chicago Business;10/4/2010, Vol. 33 Issue 40, p21
The article presents information on the performance and the compensation of the board of directors of several companies in Illinois during 2009. Morton Grove-based Lifeway Foods Inc. has introduced BioKefir, a functional food. Lifeway's six directors received a total compensation of only 6,000...
- Foods that aren't what you think. Liebman, Bonnie // Nutrition Action Health Letter;Sep95, Vol. 22 Issue 7, p8
Features various food products in the United States with misleading labels. Killing of the `active cultures' in Snackwell's Chocolate Nonfat Yogurt; Amount of cheese in Noodle Roni Corkscrew Pasta With Four Cheese Sauce; Crab imitation in Oven Poppers Crab Stuffed Sole.