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Delaying added-sugar labeling could hurt manufacturers in the long run, experts warn

Delaying added-sugar labeling could hurt manufacturers in the long run

Industry efforts to delay added-sugar labeling and the new Nutrition Facts panel could damage manufacturers’ long-term sales by eroding consumer trust in them, and pushing shoppers to more transparent options, industry experts suggested at the Building a Healthier America Summit in Washington, DC, earlier this month.

Teaspoon visualizations of sugar will do more for public health than calorie labels, says FMCG Strategic Alliance consultant. ©iStock/Wittayayut

The right dose: Are confectionery players misreading the sugar obesity debate?

No Cow (D’s Naturals) to unveil new look,new products, in Jan 2018

No Cow (D’s Naturals) to unveil new look, new products, in Jan 2018: ‘Our goal is to be a $100m+ brand’

Peeled Snacks has expanded beyond dried fruit snacks into pea-based extruded snacks

Peeled Snacks and Redd Bar raise capital to expand their healthy snacks empires

Photo: iStock/Merydolla

PepsiCo pledges less sugar, sodium in global product portfolio by 2025

Soup-to-Nuts Podcast: Confections hold steady in face of war on sugar

Soup-to-Nuts Podcast: Confections hold steady in face of the war on sugar

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FlavorHealth CEO: We have to move away from this black and white view of 'natural,' when there are shades of gray… the important thing is complete transparency

Spindrift raises $10m in round led by VMG Partners & Prolog Ventures

Spindrift raises $10m in funding round led by VMG Partners

Santa Fe, New Mexico, US, has rejected plans for a soda tax. Pic: iStock

Santa Fe rejects soda tax

Should butter, orange juice and cranberries be labeled as 'healthy'?

'Healthy' bones of contention: Stakeholders at odds over added sugar and saturated fat

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