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INTOUCH Subscribers Surpass the 1,000 Mark !
The Food Consulting Company proudly announces that
1,000 food industry members now subscribe to INTOUCH.
it's debut in November 2000, this free emailed
consistently arrived to subscribers on the first
Friday of the month.
TFCC encourages readers to share the newsletter with
industry friends. New readers can subscribe and read
Author's Note: The research behind each INTOUCH issue
of the many steps The Food Consulting Company takes to
our food label experts are always the most up-to-date
FDA Issues Progress Report
The FDA Center for Food Safety and Applied Nutrition (CFSAN)
has published a progress report on the Center's
priority work plan
for this fiscal year, October 1, 2001 - September 30,
According to the report, forty-three "A" list goals
The original program priorities document can be read
Author's Note: INTOUCH reported on the CFSAN work plan
the current year's program priorities in the March
and identified priorities that are of greatest concern
to The Food
Consulting Company clients.
Wait for Canadian Food Label Rules Continues
INTOUCH has learned from a Health Canada spokesperson
that publication of Canada's food labeling regulations
delayed due to the large volume of comments received
proposed rules, as they were published in the Canada
Part I, June 16, 2001. Publication of the regulations
Gazette , Part II, (final step to turn the proposal
into law) is now
expected before the end of the current calendar year.
FYI: The clock is ticking for organic food sellers. On
2002, all foods sold as organic must comply to
Standards. Organic sellers scrambling to meet the
refer to clear and concise label requirements
presented in chart
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work for you.