Annie Wissner

Recent Posts

New GMO Labeling Regulations

Whether it’s organic, gluten-free, or natural, people want to know what’s in the food and dietary supplements they consume.

Food and Color: What Does It All Mean?

Each year, the Pantone Color Institute forecasts the color that best represents the year ahead. In a bold move that reflects our times’ complexity, the color authority chose not one but two hues for its Color of the Year: the neutral Ultimate...

9 Steps for a Strong Supplier Approval Program

The increasingly global nature of today’s supply chain means even the most stringent quality control measures might not be enough to protect an organization from supply chain risk.

2020-2025 Dietary Guidelines for Americans Are Here

How prepared is your company to adapt to the new 2020-2025 Dietary Guidelines for Americans (DGA)? With the nation's go-to source for nutrition advice getting a significant update in it's 9th edition, food, beverage, and dietary supplements...

Achieve Risk-Free Formula Management with Four Tips

Managing compliance for ingredients, suppliers, label claims, and so much more can be a bottleneck to accelerating formulation and bringing new products to market quickly. 

Five Ways Networked Formula Management Drives Innovation

Shifting regulations, evolving preferences, and disrupted supply chains have made it harder for companies to innovate.

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...

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...

Why Suppliers Should Watch TGCon Live 2020 On-Demand

Suppliers in the food, supplements, and CPG space that build trust with customers win more business. 

Top 5 Reasons to Check Out TGCon Live On-Demand

The seventh annual TraceGains conference, TGCon 2020, was quite different this year, but much of what past attendees know and love remained. Participants enjoyed a healthy mix of thought-leadership sessions, industry expert panels, roundtable...