Welcome Annie!

We are thrilled to welcome Annie Shannahan to the team as Client Services Director for the Non-GMO Project. As the Non-GMO Project Client Services Director, Annie oversees the verification program and client services team. She is responsible for cultivating new and existing relationships with verification program stakeholders, as well as the recruitment, development, and ongoing management of the program. Get to know Annie a little better: Born and raised in Madison, Wisconsin, ... Read more

Stinkbug Naturals Achieves Rare Non-GMO Designation Among Product Dense Deodorant Market

PITTSBURGH, PA (January 14, 2015) - Stinkbug Naturals LLC is honored to announce that it has just received Non-GMO Project Verification status for its aluminum-free deodorants and lip balms. The husband and wife team of Ben and Jade Bower launched their company with the commitment to provide organic products that are consumer and environmentally friendly and safe. Stinkbug Naturals offers eight scents of deodorant, two deodorant creams, and two flavors of lip balm – all which are Non-GMO Proje... Read more

Groundwork Coffee Co. Earns Non-GMO Project Verification

Los Angeles, CA — January 22, 2015 — Groundwork Coffee Co. is proud to announce that its selection of certified organic, fairly traded Signature Blend Coffees and Cold Brew Coffee products are now Non-GMO Project Verified by the Non-GMO Project, North America’s only third-party verification and labeling organization for non-GMO (genetically modified organism) food and products. Groundwork’s Non-GMO Project Verification means that its products have been produced in compliance with the ... Read more

Hammons® Black Walnuts Earn Non-­GMO Project Verification

Wild Nuts Safe From Genetically Modified Organisms Stockton, Mo. Some things should never change. In an age of further processed foods, American Black Walnuts continue to be wild, all-­natural, and unchanged. In fact, they've grown the same way since the earliest days of Native Americans. That's why the Non-­GMO Project has verified Hammons Black Walnuts as being produced in compliance with Non-­GMO Project standard. As one of the fastest-­growing labels in the natural food sector, the Non... Read more

Santa Teresa Quince Paste Now Non-GMO Project Verified

Santa Teresa Organic Quince Paste has obtained Non-GMO Project Verified status. Catalan Gourmet is the sole importer that carries this delicious quince paste from Santa Teresa. Santa Teresa selects the best Quince fruit from several trusted farmers in Spain. The paste is made in Spain and has a sweet and natural fruity flavor.  It is rich in minerals, fiber and potassium.  No additives or preservatives are used.  This extraordinary quince paste is made only with fresh fruit, unlike others ... Read more

Welcome, John!

We are excited to have John Topsoglou join the Non-GMO Project as the Outreach Coordinator! Here's a little info to help you get to know John better: John Topsoglou studied Environmental Science with a concentration in Policy at Manchester University, where he explored food and agriculture’s relationship to human and environmental health, as well as the overall health of society. When he’s not at work, you can find John hiking in the woods or at home cooking pasta or drawing. Q... Read more


69 teas and counting receive verification from the Non-GMO Project NOVATO, CALIF., (November 2014) – The Republic of Tea, leading purveyor of premium teas, is pleased to announce that it now offers one of the largest selection of Non-GMO Project Verified premium teas and herbs nationwide. Currently, the brand holds verification for 69 premium teas and herbs – a remarkable achievement among premium tea brands in the industry. "We're excited to be working with such dedicated brands as Th... Read more

The Honest Kitchen® Announces Verification by the Non-GMO Project for Pure Fish Treats

Natural pet food company obtains Verification and Seal from the Non-GMO Project for Beams and Wishes Treats for Dogs & Cats Pet Food producer The Honest Kitchen today announced that it has completed the verification process with the Non-GMO Project, for its top selling Beams™ and Wishes™ treats for dogs and cats. The company has also begun the verification process for several other items in its line. The Non-GMO Project Seal will appear on the products’ packaging in the coming month... Read more

Divino Gelato Achieves Non-GMO Project Verification

New York, NY - December 12, 2014 - Divino, maker of handcrafted gelato-filled fruit from Italy, is proud to announce that they are officially Non-GMO Project Verified. Divino is committed to providing the highest-quality product without compromising on ingredients. They take only the freshest fruits at the peak of harvest season to craft their five flavors, and Non-GMO Project Verification ensures consumers that Divino's products are made in compliance with the best possible practices for GMO ... Read more

PodPonics Seals the Deal on Non-GMO Project Verification

ATLANTA (December 12, 2014) – PodPonics, an innovative leader in urban salad-mix production, announces the official Non-GMO Project Verification of its consumer product, Lettuce Buy Local. The Non-GMO Project Verification seal will now be displayed on all products. “The goal of PodPonics has always been to improve the integrity of local produce through sustainable, safe practices,” said Matt Liotta, PodPonics founder and CEO. “With our Non-GMO Project Verification, Lettuce Buy Local ... Read more