Food labels help consumers make purchasing decisions at the grocery store and provide information about what is inside the container. A food label initially helps sell the product to the consumer and gives the consumer information about the product identity, quality, nutrition, and relevant health and safety information.
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- Reviewed and updated in 2020.
- Authors: Julie Albrecht, PhD, RD; Carol Schwarz, MS, RD; Alice Henneman, MS, RDN
- 1st Place National Winner: Communications Educational Technology Award. Awarded to Carol Schwarz, Alice Henneman, and Julie Albrecht for an educational PowerPoint available via the Internet on "What's on a Food Label. "Awarded by the National Extension Association of Family & Consumer Sciences, September 2018.