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What a Donald Trump Presidency might mean for the US food and beverage industry

Blogs, Z Homepage Promo  •  20 January 2017  •  Roy Manuell, Digital Editor

Donald Trump’s stance on the food and beverage industry remains to be seen. In this article, we predict what might happen once Trump enters the White House…

Why we need to wake up and truly consider the meaning of the FSMA

Blogs, Z Homepage Promo  •  19 January 2017  •  Stephen Spice, Spire Food Consulting

The Food Safety Modernization Act (FSMA) has the potential to significantly affect the food and beverage industry. Stephen Spice gives us his expertise…

Almost 50% of US adults regularly consume artificial sweeteners

Industry news  •  11 January 2017  •  Elsevier

The first study of the use of low-calorie sweeteners using the most recent US population data has been published in the Journal of the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics…

The top 10 things 2016 taught us

Blogs, Z Homepage Promo  •  15 December 2016  •  Roy Manuell, Digital Editor

We’ve identified the top 10 things that the last twelve months taught us. Here are our highlights (or lowlights dependent on your viewpoint) from 2016…

Why the GMO debate still matters

Blogs, Z Homepage Promo  •  9 December 2016  •  Mark Hughes, President, Anderson Partners Food Ingredient Marketing

With the GMO debate far from over, we asked Mark Hughes, President, Anderson Partners Food Ingredient Marketing for an insight into why the conversation still matters…

US Agriculture Secretary announces appointments to Council for Native American Farming and Ranching

Industry news  •  6 December 2016  •  New Food

Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack today announced the appointment of six new members and the re-appointment of five members to the Council for Native American Farming and Ranching…

TV cooking shows frequently ignore safe food handling practices

Industry news  •  9 November 2016  •  Elsevier

Television cooking shows are an important resource for home cooks, but if these shows fail to model recommended food safety measures…

USDA announces plans to purchase surplus cheese and create growth for dairy industry

Industry news  •  12 October 2016  •  New Food

The USDA offers to purchase $20 million of cheddar cheese to reduce a private cheese surplus that has reached record levels…

USDA commits $56 million for local and community food projects, organic research

Industry news  •  3 October 2016  •  New Food

United States Secretary of Agriculture Tom Vilsack announces more than $56 million in grants to strengthen local and regional food systems, support farmers markets, and fund organic research…

Speedy Foods recalls chicken spring rolls due to misbranding and undeclared allergens

Industry news  •  21 September 2016  •  New Food

Speedy Foods, LLC, is recalling approximately 920 pounds of chicken spring roll products due to misbranding and undeclared allergens…

Eggs from small flocks just as likely to contain Salmonella enteritidis

Featured news, Industry news  •  16 September 2016  •  College of Agricultural Sciences, Penn State

Eggs from small flocks of chickens are just as likely to be contaminated with Salmonella enteritidis as eggs sold in grocery stores, say researchers from Penn State…

 

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