Members-Only Webinars

  • Addressing Deflation: The Elephant in the Room

    Oct 18, 2016

    Money TwistFood price deflation has become a favorite media story, led by falling prices for meats and other proteins. This has been a challenge and a blessing for food retailers and will continue to be a challenge to earnings of food retailers.

  • Translating Foodservice Trends for Retail

    Sep 22, 2016

    FMI-12092014_159-Edit_WEBStores that capitalize on the latest trends to deliver convenient, restaurant-quality meals have an opportunity right now to capture consumers' food dollars from traditional foodservice

  • FDA’s Revisions to the Nutrition Facts Panel

    Jul 21, 2016

    nutritionlabel2016On May 20, 2016, FDA announced revisions to the Nutrition Facts Panel on food packages and updates to recommended serving sizes.

  • Save the Food - Ad Council National Media Campaign About Food Waste

    Jul 20, 2016

    SavethefoodThe Natural Resources Defense Council has teamed up with the Ad Council – the public service advertising agency that brought you Smokey Bear and Friends Don’t Let Friends Drive Drunk – to launch Save the Food, a nationwide public service campaign to reduce food waste.  After over a year of research and development, the campaign launched in April 2016.

  • Overview of the Department of Labor's Overtime Final Rule

    Jun 01, 2016

    Department of LaborThe U.S. Department of Labor (DOL), Wage and Hour Division, recently released a final rule to revise the overtime pay provisions under the Fair Labor Standards Act (FLSA). The Final Rule, “Defining and Delimiting the Exemptions for Executive, Administrative, Professional, Outside Sales and Computer Employees” updates the regulations governing which executive, administrative, and professional employees (commonly referred to as the “white collar” exemption) are entitled to overtime pay under the FLSA.

  • FDA’s FSMA Final Rule on Sanitary Transportation of Human and Animal Food

    Apr 22, 2016

    FSMA Series: What Food Retailers Need To KnowThe Food and Drug Administration (FDA) recently released its final rule on the Sanitary Transportation of Human and Animal Food as part of the agency’s implementation of the Food Safety Modernization Act (FSMA). The rule establishes criteria and definitions that would apply in determining whether food is adulterated because it has been transported or offered for transport by a shipper, carrier by motor vehicle or rail vehicle, or a receiver engaged in the transportation of food. On Monday, April 18, FMI held a webinar on the final rule.

  • Cage Free Egg Production

    Mar 03, 2016

    EggsA discussion with United Egg Producers about cage free egg production for food retailers.