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Consumers seek healthy fats as low-fat trend fades

Consumers seek healthy fats as low-fat trend fades

By Caroline Scott-Thomas

Consumers are beginning to reject low-fat diets as they become better informed of the health benefits of certain fats and oils, according to new research from Packaged Facts.

If implemented, the IWG proposals could make a 'substantial contribution to the obesity epidemic', claims the American Dietetic Association

GMA: There is no middle ground on kids marketing proposals

By Elaine Watson

Food manufacturers will not support a controversial government proposal on food marketing to kids - even with the promised ‘significant’ revisions – because it is not supported by evidence, says the Grocery Manufacturers Association (GMA).

Canada’s ‘super’ bakery fires up the ovens

Canada’s ‘super’ bakery fires up the ovens

By Lynda Searby

Maple Leaf Foods has opened a new commercial bakery it claims is the largest in Canada. The Canadian packaged food company has spent $100 million on creating the 385,000 sq ft facility, which is situated in the Red Hill Business Park in Hamilton, Ontario.

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