The Food Processor's next major software update, version 11.2, delivers new features and fixes that users have requested. In addition, the nutrition and developer teams have been working diligently behind the scenes to make sure our database continues to grow and the program runs smoothly.Read more
With the release of the new rules for Nutrition Facts Labels, some of the nutrient measurement units have been revised. This blog covers those revisions and gives you the formulas for calculating the changes.Read more
Vitamin DVitamin D was a voluntary nutrient shown on the label in IUs, but is now a mandatory nutrient listed in mcg. (Vitamin D IUs...
In the United States, the majority of food packages can accommodate the Standard Nutrition Facts Label, making it the most commonly used label format. However, with the new 2016 FDA Nutrition Facts Label Changes, you may need to use a Dual Column Label more frequently. The Dual Column label (formerly known as the Dual Declaration...Read more
With the FDA's final label ruling, a number of significant changes have been implemented into the Nutrition and Supplement Facts labels, particularly with regard to Daily Value (DV) numbers. According to the FDA, "Daily values are reference amounts of nutrients to consume or not to exceed and are used to calculate the percent Daily Value (% DV) that...Read more