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Why The US Soybean Market is In Upheaval

For years, China has been the largest market for US Soybeans but sales to China are down 94% from the 2017 harvest. The steep drop is due to retaliation for tariff actions taken by the Trump administration in 2018. Rather than pay the increased price for soybeans, the Chinese are turning to [...]

2019-06-25T12:46:15+00:00November 9th, 2018|

The Menu Labeling Law – What’s Next?

FDA seeks to clarify confusion surrounding the law May, 2017 – The Food & Drug Administration (FDA) was expected to begin enforcement of the menu labeling rule on May 5, 2017. However, only days before the enforcement date the FDA released a pre-publication version of an interim final rule which extends compliance and [...]

2019-06-27T18:07:08+00:00May 5th, 2017|

Supermarket Facts

Did you know the average supermarket carries 39,500 items and that the median weekly sales in 2015 were over $345,000 per store? This helpful site provides an overview of supermarket operations and consumer data culled from FMI’s research reports and supermarket trade publications. Data are updated as figures are released, usually during [...]

2019-06-22T12:03:40+00:00December 13th, 2016|