Introduction to HorizonScan Global Risk Assessment Database

GMO Testing for Non-GMO Project Verification Explained

For brand owners, manufacturers, growers, and others seeking to earn the Non-GMO Project (NGP) Verified seal for food products, GMO testing may be required. Testing helps determine a product’s compliance with the Non-GMO Project Standard, a consensus-based document detailing requirements for product verification. What You Need to Know About Testing Requirements The following are nine essential […]

Transparency: Gaining the competitive edge with consumers and retailers

Transparency: Gaining the competitive edge with consumers and retailers By Brad Riemenapp and Lori Carlson As a result of devastating foodborne illness outbreaks such as the recent romaine lettuce outbreak and shocking food scandals (e.g., 2013 UK horsemeat incident), it is understandable that consumers are cautious in their purchasing decisions. They need to be assured […]