In the Cart: February 2017 Compilation

Here’s a compilation of some of the biggest stories affecting grocers for February 2017. New Rules from TX Department of State Health Services on Food Handlers Texas Food Establishment Rules adopted this past year (September 2016) have several new requirements for retail establishments. One of those areas of rule change is in article 228.33  (click […]


Menu Labeling Update

Food Marketing Institute (FMI) has increased their efforts to get Congressional action to change the FDA menu labeling regulations this year. FMI is currently seeking House Member signatures on a letter to include the Common Sense Nutrition Disclosure Act (H.R. 2017) in the year-end appropriations.  They are trying to limit distribution to only those House […]


FMI Q&A Portal On The Menu Labeling Final Rule

FMI is providing questions to FDA officials to get more clarity on whether specific items will be covered under the scope of the regulation and to account for scenarios unique to the food retail industry. Submit your questions on the menu labeling final rule to help FMI account for questions about all the various situations […]


Food Marketing Institute has developed a Voting Resources Website

America works best when Americans vote, which is why it is imperative to exercise your right by registering to vote and making your voice heard on Election Day. The Food Marketing Institute (FM) has prepared a voting resources page at FMI Voting Resources Website . This website is not designed to tell you what to […]