Laws & Regulations http://supermarketnews.com/taxonomy/term/6692/more en Independents urged to make voices heard in D.C. http://supermarketnews.com/laws-regulations/independents-urged-make-voices-heard-dc <div class="node-body article-body">Independent retailers aren't just rock stars in their communities; they often play that role in the halls of government as well, says Jennifer Hatcher, SVP, government and public affairs, FMI.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/laws-regulations/independents-urged-make-voices-heard-dc" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/laws-regulations/independents-urged-make-voices-heard-dc#comments Latest News Laws & Regulations FMI Food Marketing Institute Mon, 26 Jan 2015 22:44:00 +0000 505111 at http://supermarketnews.com Sarasin: Industry faces ‘full agenda’ in 2015 http://supermarketnews.com/laws-regulations/sarasin-industry-faces-full-agenda-2015 <div class="node-body video-body">FMI president and CEO Leslie Sarasin describes the challenges and concerns confronting the food industry in 2015, in this FMI Midwinter interview with SN’s David Orgel and Supermarket Guru Phil Lempert. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/laws-regulations/sarasin-industry-faces-full-agenda-2015" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/laws-regulations/sarasin-industry-faces-full-agenda-2015#comments Retail & Financial Laws & Regulations Videos FMI Food Marketing Institute Wed, 21 Jan 2015 16:13:00 +0000 504451 at http://supermarketnews.com Grocers 'disheartened' as swipe fee petition denied http://supermarketnews.com/laws-regulations/grocers-disheartened-swipe-fee-petition-denied <div class="node-body article-body">The U.S. Supreme Court on Tuesday denied a petition that challenged the Federal Reserve’s rule on debit card swipe fees. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/laws-regulations/grocers-disheartened-swipe-fee-petition-denied" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/laws-regulations/grocers-disheartened-swipe-fee-petition-denied#comments Latest News Laws & Regulations Food Marketing Institute NRF Tue, 20 Jan 2015 16:05:00 +0000 504341 at http://supermarketnews.com Gallery: Fresh Market CEO out, SN's Top 75 list and more trending stories http://supermarketnews.com/photo-gallery/gallery-fresh-market-ceo-out-sns-top-75-list-and-more-trending-stories <div class="node-body gallery-body">This week, readers of SN's eNL were also drawn to stories about Target shuttering its Canada operations and N.Y.'s Associated Food Stores' new strategy. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/photo-gallery/gallery-fresh-market-ceo-out-sns-top-75-list-and-more-trending-stories" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/photo-gallery/gallery-fresh-market-ceo-out-sns-top-75-list-and-more-trending-stories#comments Retail & Financial Laws & Regulations Photo Gallery Fri, 16 Jan 2015 20:38:00 +0000 503801 at http://supermarketnews.com Top regulatory issues for fresh foods in 2015 http://supermarketnews.com/laws-regulations/top-regulatory-issues-fresh-foods-2015 <div class="node-body article-body">A host of rules on nutrition, food safety and country-of-origin labels that will be released or take effect this year promises to keep retailers on their toes in 2015. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/laws-regulations/top-regulatory-issues-fresh-foods-2015" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/laws-regulations/top-regulatory-issues-fresh-foods-2015#comments Deli Meals Meat Food Safety Laws & Regulations Mon, 12 Jan 2015 20:25:00 +0000 502861 at http://supermarketnews.com House votes to change full-time definition to 40-hour week http://supermarketnews.com/laws-regulations/house-votes-change-full-time-definition-40-hour-week <div class="node-body article-body">The House of Representatives today passed a bill to change the definition of a full-time employee under the Affordable Care Act to one who works 40 hours per week, rather than 30 hours per week. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/laws-regulations/house-votes-change-full-time-definition-40-hour-week" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/laws-regulations/house-votes-change-full-time-definition-40-hour-week#comments Latest News Laws & Regulations Thu, 08 Jan 2015 21:47:00 +0000 502151 at http://supermarketnews.com NYC to ban plastic foam containers from food establishments http://supermarketnews.com/nyc-ban-plastic-foam-containers-food-establishments <div class="node-body link-body">New York City will begin banning food establishments from using plastic foam containers starting July 1, WCBS New York reports.</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/nyc-ban-plastic-foam-containers-food-establishments" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Laws & Regulations Recommended Reading Thu, 08 Jan 2015 20:41:00 +0000 502111 at http://supermarketnews.com Bill would allow Tenn. supermarkets to sell wine sooner http://supermarketnews.com/beverage/bill-would-allow-tenn-supermarkets-sell-wine-sooner <div class="node-body article-body">Two months after Tennessee voters in 78 municipalities approved the Wine in Grocery Stores initiative to permit grocery stores to sell wine beginning in July, 2016, a bill that would move that date up by a year was introduced in the Tennessee General Assembly, according to a Knoxville News Sentinel report. </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/beverage/bill-would-allow-tenn-supermarkets-sell-wine-sooner" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/beverage/bill-would-allow-tenn-supermarkets-sell-wine-sooner#comments Latest News Beverage Laws & Regulations Center Store Wed, 07 Jan 2015 21:04:00 +0000 501961 at http://supermarketnews.com Tennessee bill seeks to allow grocery store wine sales this summer http://supermarketnews.com/tennessee-bill-seeks-allow-grocery-store-wine-sales-summer <div class="node-body link-body">A bill introduced in the Tennessee General Assembly would move up the date of supermarket wine sales to this July, a year earlier than envisioned under landmark legislation enacted last year.</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/tennessee-bill-seeks-allow-grocery-store-wine-sales-summer" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Beverage Laws & Regulations Recommended Reading Tue, 06 Jan 2015 20:40:00 +0000 501751 at http://supermarketnews.com On Topic: Menu labels http://supermarketnews.com/laws-regulations/topic-menu-labels <div class="node-body article-body">How will the FDA’s new menu labeling rule affect the grocery industry?</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/laws-regulations/topic-menu-labels" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/laws-regulations/topic-menu-labels#comments Ahold USA Laws & Regulations Health & Wellness Ahold USA FMI Food Marketing Institute National Grocers Association NGA Wegmans Food Markets Online 2014 Mon, 05 Jan 2015 11:00:00 +0000 501451 at http://supermarketnews.com