Laws & Regulations http://supermarketnews.com/taxonomy/term/6692/more en Retailers decry 'devastating' NLRB ruling http://supermarketnews.com/laws-regulations/retailers-decry-devastating-nlrb-ruling <div class="node-body article-body">Retailers on Friday decried the National Labor Relations Board decision to proceed with new laws to expedite the union election process.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/laws-regulations/retailers-decry-devastating-nlrb-ruling" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/laws-regulations/retailers-decry-devastating-nlrb-ruling#comments Latest News Laws & Regulations Legislation Fri, 12 Dec 2014 16:09:00 +0000 499581 at http://supermarketnews.com Associations, consumer groups weigh in on GMO bill http://supermarketnews.com/center-store/associations-consumer-groups-weigh-gmo-bill <div class="node-body article-body">Snack Food Association president and CEO Tom Dempsey urged Congress Wednesday to approve the Safe and Accurate Food Labeling Act, which would prevent individual states from mandating GMO labeling. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/center-store/associations-consumer-groups-weigh-gmo-bill" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/center-store/associations-consumer-groups-weigh-gmo-bill#comments Latest News Marketing Laws & Regulations Center Store Wed, 10 Dec 2014 20:35:00 +0000 499431 at http://supermarketnews.com Group wants to change Colo. liquor laws for grocery store sales http://supermarketnews.com/group-wants-change-colo-liquor-laws-grocery-store-sales <div class="node-body link-body">Grocery stores in Colorado are launching a campaign to change liquor laws throughout the state. They want to sell full-strength beer and liquor, reports Fox 31 in Denver.</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/group-wants-change-colo-liquor-laws-grocery-store-sales" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Beverage Laws & Regulations Recommended Reading Fri, 05 Dec 2014 20:34:00 +0000 498481 at http://supermarketnews.com Industry expects confusion, concern about menu labeling details http://supermarketnews.com/laws-regulations/industry-expects-confusion-concern-about-menu-labeling-details <div class="node-body article-body">After beginning the process of sifting through FDA’s 395-page menu labeling final rule, industry groups say they are still unclear about what food items are covered, and they worry about the cost and speed of compliance. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/laws-regulations/industry-expects-confusion-concern-about-menu-labeling-details" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/laws-regulations/industry-expects-confusion-concern-about-menu-labeling-details#comments Latest News Deli Meals Laws & Regulations FMI Margaret Hamburg National Grocers Association Tue, 25 Nov 2014 20:53:00 +0000 497401 at http://supermarketnews.com Industry groups voice disappointment over FDA labeling rule http://supermarketnews.com/laws-regulations/industry-groups-voice-disappointment-over-fda-labeling-rule-0 <div class="node-body article-body">In media statements, both the National Grocers Association and the Food Marketing Institute said that the FDA's decision to include supermarkets in its chain restaurant menu labeling rule was misguided.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/laws-regulations/industry-groups-voice-disappointment-over-fda-labeling-rule-0" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/laws-regulations/industry-groups-voice-disappointment-over-fda-labeling-rule-0#comments Latest News Laws & Regulations Tue, 25 Nov 2014 12:27:00 +0000 497311 at http://supermarketnews.com Regional Report: Tennessee retailers eager to put wine initiative on more ballots http://supermarketnews.com/center-store/regional-report-tennessee-retailers-eager-put-wine-initiative-more-ballots <div class="node-body article-body">Supermarkets operating in the 78 Tennessee communities that approved the Wine in Grocery Stores initiative on Election Day plan to gather more signatures so that the measure can be presented to voters in additional operating areas, they told SN. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/center-store/regional-report-tennessee-retailers-eager-put-wine-initiative-more-ballots" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/center-store/regional-report-tennessee-retailers-eager-put-wine-initiative-more-ballots#comments Beverage Publix Kroger Laws & Regulations Center Store Bi-Lo Food City Kroger Co. Publix Super Markets Tennessee Online 2014 Mon, 17 Nov 2014 11:00:00 +0000 496581 at http://supermarketnews.com Midterm elections will provide regulatory relief http://supermarketnews.com/blog/midterm-elections-will-provide-regulatory-relief <div class="node-body blog-body">While the eyes of the nation have been focused on the impact of the mid-term elections on President Obama’s agenda, the Nov. 4 election results also had far-reaching impact on the food and beverage sector.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/industry-voices">Industry Voices</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/blog/midterm-elections-will-provide-regulatory-relief" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/blog/midterm-elections-will-provide-regulatory-relief#comments Total Access Event Coverage Laws & Regulations Industry Voices Thu, 06 Nov 2014 20:03:00 +0000 495861 at http://supermarketnews.com Industry stakeholders react to election results http://supermarketnews.com/laws-regulations/industry-stakeholders-react-election-results <div class="node-body article-body">Industry members were mostly pleased with the outcome of Tuesday's mid-term election which resulted in Republicans taking control of the Senate, defeats of GMO labeling measures in Colorado and Oregon, and passage of a Wine in Grocery Stores initiative in 78 Tennessee municipalities. </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/industry-stakeholders-react-election-results" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/laws-regulations/industry-stakeholders-react-election-results#comments Latest News Laws & Regulations GMA NGA Wed, 05 Nov 2014 18:56:00 +0000 495121 at http://supermarketnews.com Berkeley, Calif., approves first-of-its-kind beverage tax http://supermarketnews.com/laws-regulations/berkeley-calif-approves-first-its-kind-beverage-tax <div class="node-body article-body">Berkeley, Calif.,will become the first U.S. city to impose a beverage tax after voters on Tuesday approved a penny-per-ounce tax on sugar-sweetened beverages by a margin of approximately 75%. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/laws-regulations/berkeley-calif-approves-first-its-kind-beverage-tax" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/laws-regulations/berkeley-calif-approves-first-its-kind-beverage-tax#comments Latest News Retail & Financial Beverage Laws & Regulations Beverage California Wed, 05 Nov 2014 18:25:00 +0000 495671 at http://supermarketnews.com On Topic: Election Day http://supermarketnews.com/laws-regulations/topic-election-day <div class="node-body article-body">Which races and/or ballot initiatives are most important to you in this election?</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/laws-regulations/topic-election-day" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/laws-regulations/topic-election-day#comments Laws & Regulations FMI GMA K-VA-T Food Stores Kroger Co. 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