Updated Nutrition Facts Labels Already on Grocery Store Shelves
The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has set a compliance date of July 26, 2018, for the updated Nutrition Facts label for major companies. However, food industry trade groups have launched a fierce campaign to delay it until May 2021. This graphic features packaged food products that are already displaying the new label. According to the FDA, 95% of companies have until July 26, 2019, to begin using the updated Nutrition Facts label, and the Agency estimates $78 billion in consumer benefits over 20 years from the new label.
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