Tag Archives: GMO

The organic effect

Organic produce and brands continue to steal and win shopper dollars. In February, the USDA approved the first genetically modified apple varieties for the … Continue reading

Posted in 2015 04 Article Archives, Focus on Fresh

The GMO food fight

As state campaigns for mandatory labeling are fought off, consumers and retailers can vote with their wallets to bring transparency and GMO awareness. Continue reading

Posted in 2013 12 Article Archives, Selling Wellness

SCS Global Services Launches New Testing Arm

SCS Global Services (SCS) is expanding its laboratory capabilities and competitive pricing under its new testing arm, SCS Global Testing Services. SCS has provided … Continue reading

Posted in Equipment, Perishables, What's New

Rising tide

A young lady rode her battered bicycle up my driveway the other day in 90-degree heat and a million percent humidity, clip board in … Continue reading

Posted in Blogs, Web-Exclusive Content

Annual Food News Study Reveals Midwest Drought and “Pink Slime” Made Consumers Think Twice

In a year dominated by news of political elections, the economy and the Olympic Games, food-related stories still rank among the most significant of … Continue reading

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NPA Supports Consumer Right to Know About GMO but Opposes Calif. Prop 37

While the Natural Products Association supports the right of consumers to know what ingredients go into their food products, it has announced its opposition … Continue reading

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The GMO debate

Retailers play an important role in educating consumers. GMOs are at the top of the list of what people want to know about. Some … Continue reading

Posted in 2012 08 Article Archives, Selling Wellness

Organic Consumers Association Challenges American Medical Association on GMO Labeling

The Organic Consumers Association (OCA) challenged the American Medical Association (AMA) on its failure to support mandatory labeling of foods containing genetically engineered ingredients. … Continue reading

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