press releases

Durbin, Braun Introduce Legislation to Improve Safety and Ensure Transparency of Dietary Supplement Industry

U.S. Senate Majority Whip Dick Durbin (D-IL) and U.S. Senator Mike Braun (R-IN) introduced the Dietary Supplement Listing Act of 2022, bipartisan legislation to require dietary supplement manufacturers to list their products with the Food and Drug Administration (FDA).

Myth vs. Fact: CRN Debunks Melatonin Myths Ahead of National Sleep Day, March 18

According to CRN's 2021 Consumer Survey on Dietary Supplements, 70 percent of supplement users regularly get a good night's sleep compared with 62 percent of non-users. The 2021 survey also indicates 11 percent of supplement users take melatonin. In recognition of National Sleep Day, CRN dispels four common myths about melatonin.

CRN Announces Staff Promotions and New Hires

Council for Responsible Nutrition (CRN), the leading trade association for the dietary supplement and functional food industry, today announced promotions for four staffers and two new employees to its team. Megan Olsen was promoted to senior vice president and general counsel; Gretchen Powers, to vice president, marketing and member experience; Haiuyen Nguyen, to vice president, regulatory and nutrition policy; and Tammie Betway, to office director and executive assistant to the CEO. Daniel Garza and Elise Hall joined CRN as legislative and legal assistant and communications assistant, respectively.