March 2018 eNews | FDA Menu Labeling FAQ


Industry News: FDA Releases Guidance Documents

In a Press Release issued March 1, 2018, the FDA announced the release of several guidance documents on dietary fiber and other key issues related to the new Nutrition Facts labeling laws. Learn More.

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Upcoming Webinar: Converting Your Labels from 1990 to 2016 Regulations

During this 60-minute webinar, ESHA will provide a detailed summary of the changes, and discuss how the Genesis R&D Food Formulation & Labeling software solution from ESHA can ease the transition process. Register Now.

Blog Post: FDA Menu Labeling FAQ

Last May, the FDA announced an extension to the original Menu Labeling compliance date, giving restaurants and other qualifying food establishments another year to redo their menus and menu boards. The new date is fast approaching, and you still have some concerns. This blog answers the questions our customers have recently asked. Continue reading.


Q: How to Display Added Sugars in Genesis R&D Supplements

A: In order to display Added Sugar on your Supplement Facts Label in Genesis R&D Supplements you will first need to create an Ingredient that includes both the sugar and the added sugar component. When you create a Formula with that Ingredient, then, the label will correctly display both the Total Sugar and Added Sugar amounts. Continue reading.