Friends of the Earth and other environmental groups plan to send letters to the FDA and members of Congress calling for a law that requires labels. "The labeling battle is a particularly big deal," said Dana Perls, food and technology campaigner for Friends of the Earth. The first supplies of GMO salmon, which will be engineered by AquaBounty Technologies Inc to...» Read More
July 14- U.S. food companies and other opponents of genetically modified food labeling notched a key victory on Tuesday as the House Agriculture Committee approved a measure banning mandatory labeling as well as local efforts to regulate genetically engineered crops. "This... legislation will ensure that Americans have accurate, consistent information...
The FDA set a national standard for restaurant chains with 20 or more outlets late in 2014, to raise awareness about the risk of obesity posed by fatty, sugary foods as part of the Affordable Care Act. The labeling of combo-meals, promotional items, and how the FDA plans to enforce the rule are other areas of uncertainty, she added. At the time of publication in...
The Container Store's Q1 earnings were better than expected.
Bubble Wrap has been a packaging staple since the '60s, but now the company behind it is making some big changes.
NEW YORK, June 23- New York has fined four makers of liquid nicotine used in electronic cigarettes over packaging that was too easy for children to open, in violation of a law enacted last year after a toddler died from ingesting the substance, the state's top prosecutor said on Tuesday. New York Attorney General Eric Schneiderman announced a settlement with four...
International Paper on Wednesday reported fourth-quarter earnings of $134 million.
Newly elected to NRF's board of directors, Kip Tindell, The Container Store CEO, discusses trouble with traffic in stores in Q2 and Q3. National Retail Federation CEO Matthew Shay, weighs in.
Dow Chemical said it was looking to cut fixed costs by $1 billion over the next three years, building on reductions that have helped boost margins.
Gerry Wang, CEO of Seaspan, describes how the shipping industry has fared amid the global economic recovery.
Jonathan Windham, Head of Asia Ex-Japan Transport and Infrastructure Research at Barclays, says China rejected an alliance of three major liners in order to protect its domestic shippers.
CNBC's Bob Pisani and "Fast Money" trader Simon Baker discuss the Container Store as it surges on its first day of trading.
CNBC's Courtney Reagan reports high demand is expected for The Container Store once it goes public.
Nils Andersen, CEO of A.P. Moller-Maersk, tells CNBC that the second quarter has been quite tough, both in terms of rates and volumes but they have increased their competitiveness.
Could Styrofoam containers get 86'd from the menu of takeout food options in the nation's biggest city?
Nils Smedegaard Andersen, group CEO at A.P. Moller - Maersk, tells CNBC that they see a gradual stabilization in Europe with the poltical tendencies going in the right direction.
Miles Roberts, CEO of packaging company, DS Smith, tells CNBC that the companies strong earnings are due to investment, innovation and acquisitions they have made.
Gerry Wang, CEO, Seaspan explains his company's business model to CNBC. He adds that the average lease on one of its ships is for 10-12 years.
Hans Kristian Rausing, who inherited a fortune made from drink containers, is being held in a death called "unexplained."
Packaging company DS Smith will transform itself into Europe’s second biggest company in its sector with an ambitious 1.4 billion pounds ($2.04 billion) takeover of SCA Packaging.
Packaging company offers value ahead of a company split, says 'Mad Money' host.