FDA delays compliance date for menu calories labelling

The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) is extending the compliance date for the final rule requiring disclosure of certain nutrition information for standard menu items in certain restaurants and retail food establishments. The final rule appeared in the Federal Register of December 1, 2014 and it was supposed to enter in application on December 1, … Continue reading FDA delays compliance date for menu calories labelling

Extensive case of mislabeling: Investigation alleges Whole Foods Overcharges

New York City's Department of Consumer Affairs (DCA) said Wednesday 24 June that an ongoing investigation on Whole Foods Market stores has found systemic overcharging of its customers for pre-packaged food. The investigation by the DCA tested 80 different types of pre-packaged food from the city's Whole Foods locations (eight were open at the time of the … Continue reading Extensive case of mislabeling: Investigation alleges Whole Foods Overcharges