26 Results for "Regulatory"
The Washington Insights initiative was launched in the fall of 2012 to provide timely information to IFMA members on government actions and their impacts on our industry. The Washington Insights Committee has identified four main areas from which the relevant policy developments are tracked, analyzed, and reported for the benefit of the broader IFMA membership.
Posted by April 09, 2013
Tagged in: Washington Insights, Regulatory, Discover
The Proposed Rules, mandated by the Food Safety Modernization Act (FSMA), are "Standards for the Growing, Harvesting, Packing, and Holding of Produce for Human Consumption" (produce safety) and Current Good Manufacturing Practice and Hazard Analysis and Risk-Based Preventive Controls for Human Food" (preventive controls). Both Proposed Rules would bring about significant change in the current food safety system, shifting the paradigm from one of reaction to prevention of food-related illness outbreaks. These proposed rules, and the yet-to-be issued rules in the importer arena and dealing with third party auditors, are going to be critically important for the foodservice manufacturing industry.
Posted by Faegre Baker Daniels, FaegreBD Consulting March 20, 2013
Tagged in: Small/Midsized Business, Washington Insights, Regulatory, Discover
Please join Faegre Baker Daniels on Wednesday, May 14, 2014 in Minneapolis, MN for a dynamic full-day Food & Agriculture 2014 National Conference. The event will bring together national industry leaders, in-house counsel, business executives and regulatory representatives from global, market-leading companies.
Posted by IFMA
Tagged in: Washington Insights, Regulatory, Foodservice Events
The Executive Committees of the International Foodservice Distributors Association (IFDA) and the International Foodservice Manufacturers Association (IFMA) have established a collaborative framework for the associations to work together to identify and prioritize key supply chain issues. Under the name "Supply Chain Optimization, Resources, and Execution" (SCORE), representatives of both committees have identified timely challenges and opportunities that distributors and manufacturers can successfully address together.
Posted by IFMA
Tagged in: Regulatory, Optimize
On February 27, 2014, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) released two proposed rules containing long-awaited changes to the Nutrition Facts panel and changes to the determination of serving sizes in packaged foods.
Posted by FaegreBD Consulting March 17, 2014
Tagged in: Regulatory