labeling

GMO labeling on produce studied

Consumers were more willing to buy unlabeled produce after being shown food tagged as “genetically modified” in a new Cornell study that comes two... continue reading »

California Chamber of Commerce files lawsuit to stop acrylamide label warnings

The California Chamber of Commerce has filed a lawsuit to stop requirement of Prop 65 warning labels on foods and beverages than contain acrylamide. ... continue reading »

Prop 65 Label Non Official

Prop 65 labeling law an easy target for enforcers seeking payday

If a company’s products are commercially available to California residents, those products are subject to the state’s Proposition 65 warning label... continue reading »

FDA wants food makers to utilize ‘Best If Used By’ date labeling for non-perishable goods

The Food and Drug Administration is urging the food industry to adopt “Best If Used By” introductory phrase for date labeling that has to do with ... continue reading »

Study: Red makes consumers retain attention to food labels

For many people, red means “stop,” and that’s what consumers are doing when they see that color on food information labels, according to a new s... continue reading »

Analysis finds cost of the menu labeling rule delay

A new independent economic analysis has found that the Food and Drug Administration's (FDA) decision to delay the national menu labeling law for one y... continue reading »

Eat Smart brand commits to clean labeling

Eat Smart, a brand from Apio, has committed to clean ingredients and labeling, with plans for all products to contain a “100% Clean Label” by the ... continue reading »

Initiative aims to reduce confusion on product date labels

The Food Marketing Institute (FMI) and Grocery Manufacturers Association (GMA) are leading an industry-wide effort to reduce consumer confusion about ... continue reading »

IFPS launches app for PLU codes

The International Federation for Produce Standards (IFPS) has launched a mobile app to help users from across the supply chain to source PLUs. The lau... continue reading »

Libby’s canned vegetables transition to valPure lining

Seneca Foods had partnered with Valspar to add valPure logo to many of its canned vegetable labels. ValPure is Valspar's brand of non-BPA can linin... continue reading »