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Global Organics News & Views

Cane Sugar & Sweeteners

  • NATIVE news worth sharing...

    As one of the largest organic projects in the world, the Native Green Cane Project (our supply partner for organic cane sugar) attracts some noteworthy media attention. We’ve summarized a few of our favorites so you can learn the fascinating story behind Native’s organic cane sugar...

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  • A Simple and Delicious Hot Chocolate Treat for Earth Day


    Save the Earth Hot Chocolate

    Here is a recipe for a delicious, vegan drink made with earth-friendly ingredients. This chocolate treat will give you energy for whatever planet-saving project you are doing this Earth Day! Read more
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  • Announcing Fair Trade Certified Organic Cane Sugar

    Fair Trade USA Sugar

    We're proud to announce that our supply partner of organic cane sugar, the Native Green Cane Project, has been awarded certification from Fair Trade USA! The Native Green Cane Project in Brazil, has a long history of providing their sugar cane farm and mill workers with wages, benefits and working conditions far better than most other sugar cane mills. Native’s participation in the Fair Trade USA third-party certification...

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  • Biodiversity & Cane Sugar: New Website Shows it All

    Deer in the Sugar Cane

    To celebrate their success with protecting and promoting biodiversity, the Native Green Cane Project recently launched a new website showing the species that now live in and around the project! If you already incorporate Native organic cane sugar in your products, thank you for your support of this unique project, and feel free to share this great success story with your consumers...

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  • 10 Types of Cane Sugar

    When formulating food products, it’s important to consider different types of sugar to determine which is best for your needs. However, understanding the distinctions can become tedious and confusing. By the end of this article, you should have a better sense of which type(s) of sugar you need for your next hit product...

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  • Final FDA Guidance on ECJ

    Organic Sugar On May 25th 2016, the FDA issued final guidance on the ingredient known as evaporated cane juice (ECJ). This new guidance calls the term “false and misleading” and advises manufacturers to use “sugar” on labels instead. But what is ECJ? Is it the same as white sugar or something different altogether...

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  • NATIVE Organic Cane Sugar is now available Fair for Life

    We’re happy to announce the availability of Fair for Life organic sugar from our cane sugar supplier, the Native Green Cane Project. According to Mintel, 63% of U.S. adults agree that ethical issues are becoming more important and 58% agree that buying ethically produced products makes them feel good...

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