A growing number of US adults consider childhood obesity to be a
major problem, but most do not believe that the food industry is to
blame through its marketing and advertising, according to a new
Fat and calorie content remain at the top of the list when it comes
to checking food labels, according to a recent poll, which reveals
that although most consumers check labels they are still likely to
As sales of organic goods continue to rise, food and beverage
manufacturers are increasingly turning to the US Department of
Agriculture (USDA) Organic seal as a mark of approval, according to
the nation's Organic Trade Association...
Sales of organic foods in the US continue to increase, with the
meat category demonstrating the highest growth rate last year,
according to preliminary results from the Organic Trade
Association's (OTA) 2006 Manufacturer Survey.
McCormick has announced that it is to acquire the remaining 49
percent of Dessert Products International (DPI) as the company
continues its efforts to simplify its business and focus on areas
with strong growth potential.
American consumers rate themselves as the world's most savvy
shoppers when it comes to understanding nutrition labels on the
foods they buy, but it's fat content and calories, not additives
and preservatives, that concern...