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Business and Legal Updates for the Food & Beverage Industry

Regulatory Update: Sesame Added As Major Food Allergen; FDA Issues Voluntary Guidance For Now

Under the Food Allergy Safety, Treatment, Education and Research Act of 2021 (FASTER Act), sesame has now been added to the list of major food allergens for which labeling disclosures are mandatory.  By January 1, 2023, food companies must declare the presence of sesame on food packaging labels.  Currently, the Food Allergen Labeling and ConsumerContinue reading “Regulatory Update: Sesame Added As Major Food Allergen; FDA Issues Voluntary Guidance For Now”

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Food & Beverage Post Pandemic – Bill Acevedo Provides Industry Insight 

The global outbreak of COVID-19 in early 2020 brought about unprecedented change, disruption and innovation within the food and beverage sector. In a recent Los Angeles Times virtual panel, Bill Acevedo comments on what businesses did to quickly adjust and succeed despite the year’s significant challenges, as well as the new landscape of the food and beverage industry.

Join Wendel Rosen in Making a Difference

Wendel Rosen is again participating in the Food from the Bar Food Drive in support of the heroic work of the Alameda County Community Food Bank (ACCFB).  The need has never been greater, and ACCFB needs our help. The Food from the Bar drive officially starts May 1 and goes through May 31, but you can donate online now. Together we can make a real difference in our community.