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Specialty Food Association
FDA has reopened its docket for industry and consumer comments regarding the Standards of Identity. Many of these standards for 280+ food products were created more than 70 years ago and define what these products can be called, their ingredients, and sometimes what manufacturing methods may be used to make them. Join SFA Regulatory Counsel Jeni Lamb ... more
Posted by Denise Purcell on Announcements Apr 1, 2020 2:30 PM EDT

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  • SFA Member Conference Call - Standards Of Identity: Consumer Protector Or Innovation Deterrent?
    SFA Member Conference Call - Standards Of Identity: Consumer Protector Or Innovation Deterrent?
    FDA has reopened its docket for industry and consumer comments regarding the Standards of Identity. Many of these standards for 280+ food products were created more than 70 years ago and define what these products can be called, their ingredients, and sometimes what manufacturing methods may be used to make them. Join SFA Regulatory Counsel Jeni Lamb ... more
  • Free Webinar: CARES Act Loans And Grants For Small Businesses
    Free Webinar: CARES Act Loans And Grants For Small Businesses
    The CARES Act passed by Congress last week provides hundreds of billions of dollars in loans and grants to benefit small businesses during these unsettled times. The rules on how to apply are just now being finalized. Join attorneys from the SFA’s outside legal counsel, Arent Fox LLP, to learn how the CARES Act can support your specialty food business, ... more
  • Free SFA Webinars This Week - Risk Mitigation Planning: Employment Law And Logistics
    Free SFA Webinars This Week - Risk Mitigation Planning: Employment Law And Logistics
    SFA is offering two webinars as part of its Business Continuity: Risk Mitigation Planning series this week. On Tuesday, March 31 at 1 p.m. EST , join Alexandra M. Romero from the law firm Arent Fox LLP, for Employment Law and How It Is Changing . She'll address key labor and employment considerations for SFA members. Recent changes in the law spurred by ... more
  • COVID-19 Update: Video Message From SFA President Phil Kafarakis
    COVID-19 Update: Video Message From SFA President Phil Kafarakis
    With New York in the epicenter of the global coronavirus pandemic and the SFA Summer Fancy Food Show 13 weeks away, please take a moment to view a special message from SFA President Phil Kafarakis during these unprecedented times. more
  • SFA Member Announcement: COVID-19 Update
    SFA Member Announcement: COVID-19 Update
    Summer Fancy Food Show 2020 We remain in close contact with officials in the federal government, New York City & State, and at the Javits Center to prepare for how rapidly changing circumstances may affect the Summer Fancy Food Show in late June – 14 weeks from now. We are working very closely with the Javits Center in particular to understand how recent ... more