More and more these days, consumers are checking for organic food labels on the products they buy. These labels confirm that the products in question have not been processed with artificial ingredients or preservatives. Specific requirements need to be met before food labels may be applied to organic food products. It may be a very […]
The FDA (Food and Drug Administration) has new guidelines for Nutrition Facts labels used in food and beverage packaging.
In 2016, congress passed changes to the FDA nutrition label guidelines. Sell by Date VS. Best Used by Date The sell by date means the date the product should be sold by and removed from their shelves. Typically, the products still have one third of their life left after the sell-by date. The best used by […]
What is a food label? A panel or chart on a package of food or product that contains all the information about the nutritional facts and ingredients of the food item. This can include serving size, number of calories, grams of fat, nutrients, and list of ingredients. What information goes on a food label?