USDA Report Previews New Dietary Guidelines

In December, the federal government will publish its quinquennial Dietary Guidelines for Americans, which “reflects the current body of nutrition science and provides advice on what to eat and drink to promote health and reduce risk of chronic...

Consumers Flock to Private Label Brands

Consumer behavior changed dramatically in 2020, sending shockwaves through the retail market.

Faster Product Development for Dietary Supplements

It’s not unusual for it to take a year or more for a new food or supplements product to go from the drawing board to the store shelf. Mike Finamore, CEO of Gemini Pharmaceuticals, a leading contract manufacturer of dietary supplements,...

How Can Dairy Weather This Perfect Storm?

The pandemic couldn’t have come at a worse time for the dairy business. Even before the economic collapse, this bedrock American industry faced strong headwinds.

Five Tips for a Strong FSVP

Like most federal regulations, the Foreign Supplier Verification Program (FSVP) includes many definitions, exemptions, and jargon. Essentially, the FDA wants companies importing food into the United States to make sure it’s up to the FDA’s...

Specification Management Can Help Companies Embrace New Flavors

Staying ahead of market trends is only as valuable as your company’s ability respond to them.

Save Time and Money with Digital Document Management

The amount of disruption in today’s supply chain requires companies to respond in real-time. Digitalization promises are enormous, and nowhere is it more critical than in its potential to transform food, beverage, supplement, and CPG businesses.

Seven Components of a Successful FSVP

Today's global marketplace – and increasingly complex supply chain – has driven more companies to look abroad for suppliers. And while sourcing internationally comes with a host of challenges, few create as much confusion as FSMA's Foreign...

What’s Changed Since TGCon 2019

Our debut virtual user conference, TGCon Live 2020, featured a keynote presentation by TraceGains CEO Gary Nowacki, with unprecedented participation. Nearly 1,300 business leaders, industry and regulatory experts, partners, and professionals from...

10 Misconceptions About Dietary Supplements Regulation

Some industries manage to thrive during even the worst economic downturns, such as discount retailers, health care, and dietary supplement manufacturers. At the height of the housing crash, sales of dietary supplements jumped 5% through June 2009.