Food Safety

Public confidence in the food supply chain remains strong

Public confidence in the food supply chain remains strong

The last wave of the FSA food and you 2The survey found that 90% of respondents were confident that what they ate was safe. Almost three-quarters (73%) reported trusting the food supply chain, while most respondents (87%) reported trusting farmers. ‘Tough few years’ ​ ​ FSA CEO Emily Miles said: “​ ​It is interesting to …

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Whole grain market is growing and diversifying

Whole grain market is growing and diversifying

Fla., St. Located in the heart of St. Petersburg, Mazzaro’s Italian Market started out as a family-owned and operated coffee roaster in 1993, and three years later it has become a favorite destination for locals and travelers alike in a new location fueling growth. similar. And from the very beginning, whole grain breads have been …

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What it takes to end obesity and food insecurity epidemics

What it takes to end obesity and food insecurity epidemics

obesity rates It has increased significantly over the past three decades in the United States and now affects one in six children aged 10-17. Meanwhile, at least 10 percent of our entire population food insecurity — lack of continued access to food — every year for the past two decades. These high rates have been …

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Health concerns fuel consumer interest in ‘natural’ meats

Health concerns fuel consumer interest in ‘natural’ meats

While consumers are slowly shifting to buying meat with terms like “hormone-free,” “antibiotic-free,” “humanely raised,” COVID has really made people think about healthier products, and sales data show the natural category is growing significantly. during the pandemic. Midan Marketing, a research consultant for the meat industry with offices in Chicago and Mooresville, NC, released a …

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Formulating for a keto friendly label

Formulating for a keto friendly label

CHICAGO – With so many 2022 food trend forecasts, including sugar reduction, it’s no surprise that products with sugar-free and low-sugar claims are gaining momentum. Undoing this move is an increase in packaged products with a keto-friendly statement. Although keto is not legally defined, most keto diet plans recommend consuming less than 30 grams of …

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PepsiCo’s Head of Philanthropy speaks to the urgency to maximize efforts, SA love and snack opportunities in 2022

PepsiCo’s Head of Philanthropy speaks to the urgency to maximize efforts, SA love and snack opportunities in 2022

Last year, the UN reported a dramatic worsening of world hunger, much of it exacerbated by COVID-19. According to the UN Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO), hunger has increased both in absolute and proportional terms in 2020, outstripping population growth. In fact, a multi-agency report published in July 2021 estimates that the increase in moderate …

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reduce sodium |  Food Business News

reduce sodium | Food Business News

KANSAS CITY — In mid-October, sodium reduction was once again on the agenda after the U.S. Food and Drug Administration finalized its 2016 draft guidelines for voluntary sodium reduction targets for food manufacturers. A few months ago, the Office of Disease Prevention and Health Promotion published a Dietary Guidelines for Americans to advise consumers on …

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Safeway Launches Online SNAP Procurement and Expands Food Insecurity Initiatives

Safeway Launches Online SNAP Procurement and Expands Food Insecurity Initiatives

Safeway launches online SNAP purchasing for nationwide pickup and home delivery. This … [+] The announcement builds on Safeway’s involvement in two Washington State-based initiatives aimed at tackling food insecurity and increasing access to healthy food. Getty Pictures National supermarket chain Safeway has announced several initiatives aimed at addressing food insecurity. Launched this month, Safeway …

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