Food labels can be complex. Companies that make and distribute food in the United States must understand the FDA's newest nutrition facts format regulations to properly label their products and avoid enforcement action from the FDA. Learn the fundamental skills needed to properly use and display labeling elements on food packages and comply with FDA labeling requirements.
Although FDA has extended the compliance deadline for the new regulations, we are encouraging food manufacturers to continue to move forward with nutrition facts label formatting changes. Gathering information for the new nutrients in the panel is taking
companies a lot longer than anticipated. Also, some companies are
finding that their products no longer meet the printed label claims and
are having to reformulate. Don't get caught in the chaos as the new
compliance date grows closer!
Discover who is responsible for labeling requirements, what needs to be
on your labels, and how to display information, ingredients and food
allergens according to law - it's all here!