Laws & Regulations http://supermarketnews.com/taxonomy/term/6692/more en Gun-control group asks Kroger to ban firearms http://supermarketnews.com/laws-regulations/gun-control-group-asks-kroger-ban-firearms <div class="node-body article-body">The anti-gun group that convinced Target to ask shoppers in operating areas where carrying guns is legal, to leave their firearms at home, now has Kroger in its crosshairs. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/laws-regulations/gun-control-group-asks-kroger-ban-firearms" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/laws-regulations/gun-control-group-asks-kroger-ban-firearms#comments Latest News Kroger Laws & Regulations Mon, 18 Aug 2014 20:15:00 +0000 488041 at http://supermarketnews.com Regional Report: CGA speaks for large and small stores post-merger http://supermarketnews.com/laws-regulations/regional-report-cga-speaks-large-and-small-stores-post-merger <div class="node-body article-body">The California Grocers Association is speaking with a louder voice these days following its merger in May with the California Independent Grocers Association. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/laws-regulations/regional-report-cga-speaks-large-and-small-stores-post-merger" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/laws-regulations/regional-report-cga-speaks-large-and-small-stores-post-merger#comments Latest News Laws & Regulations Mon, 11 Aug 2014 16:20:00 +0000 487141 at http://supermarketnews.com 2 more Tennessee cities will vote on wine in grocery stores http://supermarketnews.com/2-more-tennessee-cities-will-vote-wine-grocery-stores <div class="node-body link-body">Two more Williamson County municipalities may have bottles of chardonnay and merlot for sale among the cantaloupes and cereal boxes in local retail food 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/2-more-tennessee-cities-will-vote-wine-grocery-stores" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Beverage Laws & Regulations Recommended Reading Thu, 07 Aug 2014 20:25:00 +0000 486831 at http://supermarketnews.com A new era of 'gluten-free' labeling http://supermarketnews.com/new-era-gluten-free-labeling <div class="node-body link-body">Last year FDA issued a rule on food labeling to improve life for people with celiac disease. And today is the compliance date for this rule.</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/new-era-gluten-free-labeling" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Laws & Regulations Recommended Reading Tue, 05 Aug 2014 17:30:00 +0000 486071 at http://supermarketnews.com House bill would tax sugar-sweetened beverages http://supermarketnews.com/house-bill-would-tax-sugar-sweetened-beverages <div class="node-body link-body">Rep. Rosa DeLauro, D-Conn., has introduced the Sugar-Sweetened Beverages Tax (SWEET) Act — a tax on drinks such as sodas, energy drinks, sweet teas and sports drinks.</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/house-bill-would-tax-sugar-sweetened-beverages" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Beverage Laws & Regulations Recommended Reading Fri, 01 Aug 2014 20:55:00 +0000 485711 at http://supermarketnews.com Attorneys general urge Market Basket to abide by law http://supermarketnews.com/laws-regulations/attorneys-general-urge-market-basket-abide-law <div class="node-body article-body">In the wake of an ultimatum set forth by the management of Demoulas Market Basket, stating that any associates who fail return to work by Monday could be replaced, attorneys general for New Hampshire and Massachusetts acknowledged their awareness of the possible layoffs in a memo to the company.</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/attorneys-general-urge-market-basket-abide-law" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/laws-regulations/attorneys-general-urge-market-basket-abide-law#comments Latest News Retail & Financial Laws & Regulations Demoulas Market Basket Fri, 01 Aug 2014 14:59:00 +0000 485611 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 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 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 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