Three companies join GFSI coalition reinforcing its position in ensuring safe food

GLOBAL – The Global Food Safety Initiative (GFSI) has expanded its membership with the addition of three new members Kersia, McDonalds, and YUM! Brand. According to GFSI, the new members display their commitment towards strengthening GFSI’s position of ensuring access to safe food for people everywhere. The Coalition’s membership now totals 42 Companies, all of whom are members of The…

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FDA proposes amendment to requirements for using ‘healthy’ labels on food packaging

U.S – The US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has recommended an amendment to the requirements for using ‘healthy’ labels on food packaging, so as to be consistent with present nutrition science, the Nutrition Facts label and the Dietary Guidelines for Americans. The proposed rule intends to more accurately take into account how nutrients from different food groups interact and…

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