labeling

Comment period on use of ‘healthy’ labeling extended

The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) is extending the comment period for a docket to receive information and comments on the use of the term “hea... continue reading »

Fresh Express recalls Hearts of Romaine salad

Fresh Express is voluntarily conducting a precautionary recall of 100 cases of 9 ounce Fresh Express Hearts of Romaine Salad, distributed in Maryland ... continue reading »

SIMBA updates touch screen, software

New updates to the SIMBA Touch Screen will give users greater control of the ability to monitor pack lines in real-time, know what is in inventory and... continue reading »

USDA revises guidance on date labeling

The USDA Food Safety and Inspection Service (FSIS) has issued updated information on food product labeling, including new guidance aimed at reducing f... continue reading »

The language on the label

With a growing local food movement and changes in federal regulations for food production and labeling, processors are having to take a closer look at... continue reading »

SIMBA barcode system helps potato growers, shippers

Dynamic Systems has launched a barcode-based system for potato processors. The SIMBA Potato System provides up-to-the-minute accurate inventory, bo... continue reading »

SIMBA barcode tracking improved with upgraded interface

Dynamic Systems Inc. has upgraded the interface for the SIMBA line of barcode tracking and labeling. This upgrade gives the processor/packer the abili... continue reading »

Farm Science Review to feature panel on GMO labeling

Farm Science Review will feature a "GMO Labeling and the U.S. Food System" panel discussion on Sept. 20. Matt Roberts, agricultural economist for the... continue reading »

Dynamic Systems launches new produce traceability software

Dynamic Systems has launched the new SIMBA software. The PTI Labeling System is designed to provide cranberry processors the ability to conform to GS... continue reading »

House approves bill on GMO labeling

Legislation on the labeling of genetically modified organisms (GMO) has passed through the U.S. House of Representatives and now heads to the Presiden... continue reading »