FDA To Postpone NFP Labeling Deadline

Washington — The FDA will extend the compliance deadline for rules regarding implementation of changes to Nutrition Facts Panel labels, the agency reports. The decision to postpone the label requirements was “guided by the desire to give industry more time and…

Mondelez Opens R&D Hub In Poland

Wroclaw, Poland — Mondelez International Inc. has opened a global technical center in Wroclaw, Poland, to support new product development and technologies. The facility is part of the company’s $65 million investment in global R&D centers, which enable the multinational…

2017 Expo Sets Attendance Record

Washington — For the second consecutive year the Sweets & Snacks Expo has set an attendance record, with more than 18,000 professionals from almost 90 countries turning out for North America’s largest candy and snack trade event, NCA reports. In…

Jim Sconza Passes

Oakdale, CA — Jim Sconza, former president and CEO of Sconza Candy Co. and son of founder Vincenzo, has passed away. He led the family business for more than half a century, stepping down from his president and CEO role…