Tag: Food Safety Modernization Act (FSMA)

FDA Draft Guidance

FDA Issues New Draft Guidance Regarding Allergen Labeling and Cross-Contact

Spoiler Alert: the draft does nothing to help the food allergy community.
Intentional Allergen Warning

Company will Add Trace Amount of Allergen to All Products to...

Think major manufacturers all have their consumers’ interests at heart? Think again.
Undeclared Allergens

How Undeclared Allergens Contaminate Our Food Supply

What you don't know regarding food manufacturing CAN hurt you if you are allergic.
Why Manufacturers are Intentionally Adding Allergens to Foods

Why Manufacturers Are Intentionally Adding Allergens to Their Foods

A trend we predicted in 2016 continues.
Suzy Q's

Why Hostess Will Begin Adding Peanut Flour to Suzy Q’s

Hostess isn't saying, but we can guess from past experience what their motivation is.
Undeclared Allergens

Undeclared Allergens Top Reason for Food Recalls in 2017

Food Safety Magazine's annual summary of the prior year's food recalls is not good news for food allergy sufferers.

Kellogg's, Unintended Consequences, and the Death of 'May Contain'

Large food manufacturers are implementing fundamental changes in anticipation of FSMA directives. Is that a good thing?

Media Briefing: Kellogg's Intentionally Adding Allergens to Products

This article is available as a PDF to make it easy to share with local media, parents, school nurses, teachers, and others that care for children with food allergies.

Adding Insult to Injury: Kellogg's Botches Warning to Allergic Consumers

Adding peanut flour to previously "safe" crackers was bad enough, but the company fails to warn consumers that the formulation has changed.