April 25, 2013 According to surveys, more than 90% of Americans support the labeling of genetically engineered foods. Senator Barbara Boxer and Congressman Peter DeFazio have introduced legislation that would require FDA to label GE foods so that consumers can make informed choices about what they eat.
April 24, 2013 The Grocery Manufacturers Association has introduced an interactive web-based tool for consumers that supports the Facts Up Front nutrition labeling initiative launched by GMA and the Food Marketing Institute.
April 17, 2013 The meeting will address opportunities related to the creation of the ASEAN single market in health supplements; global regulatory trends and key national, regional and global developments and learning from best practice.
April 15, 2013 Representative Edward J. Markey (D-MA), Senator Richard J. Durbin (D-IL) and Senator Richard Blumenthal (D-CT) launched an investigation into the practices of fourteen commonly sold energy drink brands.
April 10, 2013 Kale, or borecole, part of the Brassica family of vegetables, is currently riding high in markets such as the U.S. and the U.K. Its nutritional benefits and attractive colorful appearance are attracting a whole new range of consumers.