NGA applauds Senate vote to advance food labeling measure

The National Grocers Association (NGA) applauded the U.S. Senate for invoking cloture on S. 764, a bill that includes reforms to biotechnology labelin... continue reading »

US Senate reaches deal on GMO labeling

Senate lawmakers reached a deal Thursday, June 23 to label foods containing genetically modified ingredients, just eight days before Vermont's first-i... continue reading »

United Fresh publishes white paper on Vermont labeling law

United Fresh Produce Association has published a white paper and legal backgrounder to assist member companies in understanding and complying with a ... continue reading »

Red Gold completes transition to non-BPA, non-GMO

Red Gold has transitioned nearly all (90 out of 93) of its canned tomato products produced under the company’s four brand labels to non-BPA/BPS-... continue reading »

Dynamic Systems upgrades label tracking

Dynamic Systems, based in Redmond, Washington, now has an upgraded tablet for the SIMBA line of barcode tracking solutions (SIMBA). The mobility of th... continue reading »

ConAgra to add GMO labeling

ConAgra Foods announced it will begin adding labels nationwide to products with genetically modified organisms (GMO) by July to meet Vermont’s GMO l... continue reading »

Senate Agriculture Committee passes biotechnology labeling bill

U.S. Senator Pat Roberts, R-Kan., Chairman of the Senate Committee on Agriculture, Nutrition and Forestry, today held a business meeting where the Cha... continue reading »

Trade groups react to proposal for federal uniform labeling

The U.S. Senate Committee on Agriculture, Nutrition and Forestry will hold a meeting Feb. 25 to consider a proposal on genetically modified organisms ... continue reading »

Consumer Reports: consumers seek ‘natural’ labels

More than half of consumers seek products with a “natural” food label on them, according to Consumer Reports. In December, the Consumer Reports Na... continue reading »

Maine legislature debates GMO labeling law

A Maine law on labeling foods with genetically modified organisms (GMOs) is heating up again in the state legislature. The law requires labeling of fo... continue reading »