Scott Gottlieb, who has led the FDA as its commissioner for two years, is leaving the agency to spend more time with his family, he said in a letter to his staff, sent out earlier this month. Gottlieb will officially step down in April. No successor has yet been named. Read more.
Last month, we brought you a checklist of the steps for transitioning your labels to the new regulations. This month we have the same checklist designed for manufacturers using the Supplement Labels Download here.
- Wednesday, April 24 – Working with Recipes in Genesis R&D Foods. Watch now
- Tuesday, April 30 – Genesis R&D Supplements 101 will cover the program basic. Watch now
At this year’s SupplySide East — April 9-10 in Secaucus, N.J., we will be showcasing the Genesis R&D Supplements Formulation & Labeling Software, and showing off its new Import Wizard. Visit us at booth #D133. More information here.
The FDA made changes to the Nutrition Facts label and made menu labeling a requirement for restaurants and other vendors. This blog goes over what applies to what sector. There is a handy chart that compares what nutrients were affected. Read more here.