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[Webinar] FSMA Preventive Controls Rule – Hazard Analysis and Preventive Controls

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[Webinar] FSMA Preventive Controls Rule – cGMPs and Basic Requirements

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Health Canada’s Healthy Eating Strategy [Presentation Recording and Deck]

Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau has issued a mandate to promote public health and curb obesity through regulations and policies that would result in: Restrictions on marketing of ‘unhealthy’ food and beverages to children under the age of 13 Mandatory interpretive FOP labeling Elimination …

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2018 Valentine’s Day Sales Review [Presentation Recording and Deck]

Valentine’s Day sales were up nearly 2 percent in 2017 after several years of sales struggles. The February holiday can be heavily affected by weather and day-of-the-week timing as shoppers tend to postpone their purchases until the final few days. This puts the holiday …

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2018: March 25 IRI Retail Sales Data

Very strong first quarter for confectionery Total candy and gum sales were up 5.0 percent over the first quarter in 2018, led by a 6.0 percent gain for non-chocolate and closely followed by a 5.2 percent gain for chocolate, according to data insights firm …

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FSMA Sanitary Transportation Requirements [Presentation Recording and Deck]

The FSMA final rule on Sanitary Transportation of Human and Animal Food establishes requirements for shippers, loaders, carriers and receivers to use sanitary practices that ensure the safety of foods during transportation. This rule builds on provisions envisioned in the 2005 Sanitary Food Transportation …

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Prop 65 Listing of Furfuryl Alcohol – What You Need to Know [Presentation Recording and Deck]

Furfuryl alcohol is a food contaminant that can occur in a potentially significant number of thermally processed foods because it forms as a result of the Maillard reaction that gives many foods a characteristic brown color. As of September 30, 2017, California’s Office of …

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2017 Annual Sales Review [Presentation Recording and Deck]

During this interactive webinar, NCA will take a closer look at retail sales and outside influences that affected the confectionery category in 2017. While the first half of the year posed some challenges, the second half of the year showed a complete turnaround. Participants …

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2018 State of the Industry Conference: SmartLabel

Jim Flannery, Sr. Vice President, Grocery Manufacturers Association Consumers today demand an increasing amount of information about their food and beverage products: What’s in them? Where do they come from? Do they contain GMO’s? SmartLabel was developed to meet that demand, and provides consumers …

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California’s Prop 65 Law – Challenges and Opportunities for NCA Members

Robert Falk, Partner, Morrison & Foerster Jerry Hagedorn, Executive Vice President – Business Development, Barry Callebaut USA LLC Laura Shumow, VP Scientific & Regulatory Affairs, NCA California’s Prop 65 law is complex. This session is intended to provide companies that make or sell chocolate …

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