Laws & Regulations http://supermarketnews.com/taxonomy/term/6692/more en The Genetically Modified Ingredient http://supermarketnews.com/laws-regulations/genetically-modified-ingredient <div class="node-body article-body">The Genetically Modified Ingredient is ranked No. 7 in Associations/Government/Public Sphere of SN’s 2014 Power 50.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/laws-regulations/genetically-modified-ingredient" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/laws-regulations/genetically-modified-ingredient#comments Power 50 List Laws & Regulations Online 2014 Mon, 21 Jul 2014 10:00:00 +0000 483481 at http://supermarketnews.com Margaret Hamburg, FDA http://supermarketnews.com/people/margaret-hamburg-fda <div class="field-byline"> Roseanne Harper </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Margaret Hamburg, commissioner of the Food and Drug Administration, is ranked No. 6 in Associations/Government/Public Sphere of SN’s 2014 Power 50.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/people/margaret-hamburg-fda" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/people/margaret-hamburg-fda#comments People Power 50 List Food Safety Laws & Regulations Margaret Hamburg Online 2014 Mon, 21 Jul 2014 10:00:00 +0000 483471 at http://supermarketnews.com Tom Vilsack, USDA http://supermarketnews.com/people/tom-vilsack-usda <div class="field-byline"> Jeff Wells </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Tom Vilsack, secretary of the U.S. Department of Agriculture, is ranked No. 5 in Associations/Government/Public Sphere of SN’s 2014 Power 50.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/people/tom-vilsack-usda" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/people/tom-vilsack-usda#comments People Power 50 List Food Safety Laws & Regulations Tom Vilsack Online 2014 Mon, 21 Jul 2014 10:00:00 +0000 483461 at http://supermarketnews.com GMO food labeling law pressure mounts http://supermarketnews.com/gmo-food-labeling-law-pressure-mounts <div class="node-body link-body">Congress could face pressure to establish a uniform, nationwide law on the labeling of foods made with genetically modified ingredients as early as next year, as more states regulate the controversial technology found in much of the U.S. food supply.</div> <div class="field-link-target"> <span>Open In New Window:&nbsp;</span> Open In New Window </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/gmo-food-labeling-law-pressure-mounts" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Laws & Regulations Recommended Reading Fri, 18 Jul 2014 21:31:00 +0000 482461 at http://supermarketnews.com NGA commends House OK of food donation deductions http://supermarketnews.com/laws-regulations/nga-commends-house-ok-food-donation-deductions <div class="node-body article-body">The National Grocers Association said Thursday it commends the House of Representatives for passing the Fighting Hunger Incentive Act of 2014, which makes charitable enhanced deductions for food donations permanent.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/laws-regulations/nga-commends-house-ok-food-donation-deductions" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/laws-regulations/nga-commends-house-ok-food-donation-deductions#comments Latest News Retail & Financial Laws & Regulations Community Service National Grocers Association Thu, 17 Jul 2014 21:52:00 +0000 481821 at http://supermarketnews.com Indiana grocery, c-stores, pharmacies continue fight to sell cold beer http://supermarketnews.com/indiana-grocery-c-stores-pharmacies-continue-fight-sell-cold-beer <div class="node-body link-body">Grocery stores, pharmacies and convenience stores aren't ending their legal fight to sell cold beer.</div> <div class="field-link-target"> <span>Open In New Window:&nbsp;</span> Open In New Window </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/indiana-grocery-c-stores-pharmacies-continue-fight-sell-cold-beer" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Beverage Laws & Regulations Recommended Reading Wed, 16 Jul 2014 20:37:00 +0000 481701 at http://supermarketnews.com USDA rule would require strict records for ground beef http://supermarketnews.com/meat/usda-rule-would-require-strict-records-ground-beef <div class="node-body article-body">The USDA’s Food Safety and Inspection Service has proposed a rule that would improve the traceability of ground beef by requiring all producers of such products to keep extensive records. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/meat/usda-rule-would-require-strict-records-ground-beef" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/meat/usda-rule-would-require-strict-records-ground-beef#comments Latest News Meat Food Safety Laws & Regulations Wed, 16 Jul 2014 18:53:00 +0000 481661 at http://supermarketnews.com Americans are too stupid for GMO labeling, Congressional panel says http://supermarketnews.com/americans-are-too-stupid-gmo-labeling-congressional-panel-says <div class="node-body link-body">It's pretty rare that members of Congress and all the witnesses they've called will declare out loud that Americans are just too ignorant to be given a piece of information, but that was a key conclusion of a session of the House Agriculture Committee this week.</div> <div class="field-link-target"> <span>Open In New Window:&nbsp;</span> Open In New Window </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/americans-are-too-stupid-gmo-labeling-congressional-panel-says" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Laws & Regulations Recommended Reading Fri, 11 Jul 2014 20:56:00 +0000 480931 at http://supermarketnews.com Target asks consumers not to carry firearms in stores http://supermarketnews.com/laws-regulations/target-asks-consumers-not-carry-firearms-stores <div class="node-body article-body">Target has changed its “open carry” firearm policy in operating areas where carrying guns is legal, according to a note written by interim CEO John Mulligan and shared with team members Wednesday.</div> <div class="field-content-focus"> <span>Content Classification:&nbsp;</span> Curated </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/laws-regulations/target-asks-consumers-not-carry-firearms-stores" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/laws-regulations/target-asks-consumers-not-carry-firearms-stores#comments Latest News Laws & Regulations Community Service Shopper Insights Target Corp. Wed, 02 Jul 2014 18:50:00 +0000 480191 at http://supermarketnews.com Small grocery stores prepare for L.A.’s plastic bag ban http://supermarketnews.com/small-grocery-stores-prepare-la-s-plastic-bag-ban <div class="node-body link-body">The second phase of Los Angeles’ plastic bag ban goes into effect on Tuesday, impacting small markets, 7-11s, gas stations and liquor stores.</div> <div class="field-link-target"> <span>Open In New Window:&nbsp;</span> Open In New Window </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/small-grocery-stores-prepare-la-s-plastic-bag-ban" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Laws & Regulations Recommended Reading Mon, 30 Jun 2014 21:25:00 +0000 479991 at http://supermarketnews.com