Laws & Regulations http://supermarketnews.com/taxonomy/term/6692/more en Taking Sides: Menu labeling http://supermarketnews.com/laws-regulations/taking-sides-menu-labeling <div class="node-body article-body">Do you support menu labeling of calorie counts for supermarkets?</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/laws-regulations/taking-sides-menu-labeling" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/laws-regulations/taking-sides-menu-labeling#comments Meals Laws & Regulations Health & Wellness FMI Food Marketing Institute Online 2014 Tue, 21 Oct 2014 14:00:00 +0000 494261 at http://supermarketnews.com Meat groups applaud WTO ruling on COOL http://supermarketnews.com/meat/meat-groups-applaud-wto-ruling-cool <div class="node-body article-body">The World Trade Organization ruled in favor of Canada and Mexico in the countries’ challenge to updated country-of-origin labeling regulations in the U.S. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/meat/meat-groups-applaud-wto-ruling-cool" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/meat/meat-groups-applaud-wto-ruling-cool#comments Latest News Meat Laws & Regulations Mon, 20 Oct 2014 16:35:00 +0000 494281 at http://supermarketnews.com Perdue agrees to remove ‘Humanely Raised’ claim http://supermarketnews.com/meat/perdue-agrees-remove-humanely-raised-claim <div class="node-body article-body">Perdue Farms has agreed to remove the “Humanely Raised” claim from its Harvestland chicken labels as part of a settlement of two federal lawsuits. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/meat/perdue-agrees-remove-humanely-raised-claim" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/meat/perdue-agrees-remove-humanely-raised-claim#comments Latest News Meat Laws & Regulations Mon, 13 Oct 2014 14:30:00 +0000 493541 at http://supermarketnews.com FMI urges members to Get Out the Vote http://supermarketnews.com/laws-regulations/fmi-urges-members-get-out-vote <div class="node-body article-body">As the midterm elections draw near and with control of the Senate at stake, the Food Marketing Institute is facilitating a Get Out the Vote resource for its members and their families. </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/fmi-urges-members-get-out-vote" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/laws-regulations/fmi-urges-members-get-out-vote#comments Latest News Laws & Regulations Food Marketing Institute Tue, 07 Oct 2014 17:31:00 +0000 492511 at http://supermarketnews.com California governor signs bag legislation http://supermarketnews.com/laws-regulations/california-governor-signs-bag-legislation <div class="node-body article-body">California Gov. Jerry Brown signed legislation Tuesday that creates a consistent statewide standard for regulation of carryout bags, effective July 1, 2015. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/laws-regulations/california-governor-signs-bag-legislation" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/laws-regulations/california-governor-signs-bag-legislation#comments Latest News Retail & Financial Laws & Regulations Sustainability California sustainability Tue, 30 Sep 2014 21:07:00 +0000 492011 at http://supermarketnews.com NGA applauds revised ad allowance guidelines http://supermarketnews.com/laws-regulations/nga-applauds-revised-ad-allowance-guidelines <div class="node-body article-body">The National Grocers Association said Monday commended the Federal Trade Commission for revising guidelines on advertising allowances that the trade group had endorsed in testimony earlier this year. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/laws-regulations/nga-applauds-revised-ad-allowance-guidelines" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/laws-regulations/nga-applauds-revised-ad-allowance-guidelines#comments Latest News Retail & Financial Laws & Regulations Legislation National Grocers Association NGA Mon, 29 Sep 2014 17:49:00 +0000 491741 at http://supermarketnews.com Push for wine in Tennessee grocery stores not done yet http://supermarketnews.com/push-wine-tennessee-grocery-stores-not-done-yet <div class="node-body link-body">But even with few signs of vocal opposition, activists campaigning for passage of wine-in-grocery stores in more than 75 Tennessee cities and counties say they don't want anyone who supports the cause to get complacent or lose focus.</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/push-wine-tennessee-grocery-stores-not-done-yet" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Beverage Laws & Regulations Recommended Reading Mon, 22 Sep 2014 20:44:00 +0000 491231 at http://supermarketnews.com Tough new ad opposes bottle bill expansion in Massachusetts http://supermarketnews.com/tough-new-ad-opposes-bottle-bill-expansion-massachusetts <div class="node-body link-body">The campaign opposed to a ballot initiative to expand the Massachusett’s beverage container deposit law is out with a tough TV spot, decrying the “forced deposits” and saying it would increase grocery costs.</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/tough-new-ad-opposes-bottle-bill-expansion-massachusetts" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Laws & Regulations Recommended Reading Tue, 16 Sep 2014 14:48:00 +0000 490641 at http://supermarketnews.com Taking Sides: Tennessee wine law http://supermarketnews.com/beverage/taking-sides-tennessee-wine-law <div class="node-body article-body">Do you support Tennessee’s wine-in-food-store legislation?</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/beverage/taking-sides-tennessee-wine-law" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/beverage/taking-sides-tennessee-wine-law#comments Beverage Laws & Regulations Food City K-VA-T Food Stores Online 2014 Tue, 09 Sep 2014 16:10:00 +0000 489941 at http://supermarketnews.com California Gov. Brown says he will sign grocery bag ban bill http://supermarketnews.com/california-gov-brown-says-he-will-sign-grocery-bag-ban-bill <div class="node-body link-body"><p>Democratic Gov. Jerry Brown, during Thursday night’s gubernatorial debate with Republican rival Neel Kashkari, said he plans to sign a law that would make California the first state to impose a statewide ban on single-use plastic bags.</p> </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/california-gov-brown-says-he-will-sign-grocery-bag-ban-bill" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Laws & Regulations Recommended Reading Fri, 05 Sep 2014 19:37:00 +0000 489671 at http://supermarketnews.com