The consumer packaged goods (CPG) and retail industries recognize consumers are confused about date labels, which is contributing to food waste, and are working to clear up this confusion while also ensuring the solutions work for both consumers and businesses.
This legend says a lot about America’s food labeling system.
It could be causing a lot of unnecessary waste.
On May 19th, 2016, Congresswoman Chellie Pingree introduced The Food Dates Labeling Act of 2016 to Congress to help combat food waste.
Expiration dates on food are basically useless.
Lawmakers are working to change the culture of waste in the U.S.
His story is all too common in America.
Securing this investment, of course, is not an insignificant challenge. But given the costs of food waste and the now-quantified