Nutrition

The new food label kicks in at long last

1 day ago   |   By Food Politics

The FDA released its final guidance on the new food labeling rules late in December.
I have a collection of Kellogg Froot Loop cereal boxes going back to its first year. I've been tracking it closely and have just started seeing the new label in stores.
The Spanish translation is optional, but I'm for it.
Industry groups are still complaining that they need more time.
Really? Let's review the history .
Between 1993 and 2013: FDA receives 12 citizen petitions calling for changes to the Nutrition Facts and Supplement Facts labels.
2003 to 2007: FDA issues 3 advance notices of proposed...
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