Comments

 
  • FTC: Understanding Competition in U.S. Prescription Drug Markets (December 8, 2017)

    Dec 08, 2017
    Food Marketing Institute (FMI), on behalf of the food retail industry, seeks to provide input regarding the impact of current intermediaries in the pharmaceutical supply chain on retail pharmacies,  and potential solutions to enhance transparency and competition in delivering prescription drugs and medicines to retail pharmacies.
  • FDA: Food Labeling: Revision of the Nutrition and Supplement Facts Labels - Proposed Extension of Compliance Dates (November 1, 2017)

    Nov 01, 2017
    The Food Marketing Institute (“FMI”) submits these comments in response to the U.S. Food and Drug Administration’s (FDA) Food Labeling: Revision of the Nutrition and Supplement Facts Labels and Serving Sizes of Foods That Can Reasonably Be Consumed at One Eating Occasion; Dual-Column Labeling; Updating, Modifying, and Establishing Certain Reference Amounts Customarily Consumed; Serving Size for Breath Mints; and Technical Amendments; Proposed Extension of Compliance Dates, as published in the Federal Register on October 2, 2017.  More specifically, FDA proposes to extend the compliance date for manufacturers with $10 million or more in annual food sales in the final rules published on May 27, 2016, from July 26, 2018, to January 1, 2020, and the compliance date for manufacturers with less than $10 million in annual food sales in the final rules published on May 27, 2016, from July 26, 2019, to January 1, 2021. FMI appreciates the opportunity to submit comments on the proposed extension of the compliance date.
  • DOL WHD: RFI on Overtime Pay (September 25, 2017)

    Sep 25, 2017
    The Food Marketing Institute (“FMI”) submits these comments in response to the request for information (RFI) of the Department of Labor (“the Department”), as published in the Federal Register on July 26, 2017, to gather information to aid in formulating a proposal to revise the regulations at 29 C.F.R. Part 541, defining and delimiting the exemptions for executive, administrative, professional, outside sales and computer employees in Section 13(a)(1) of the Fair Labor Standards Act (“FLSA” or the “Act”), 29 U.S.C. § 213(a)(1).
  • FDA: Menu Labeling IFR and Extension of Compliance Date (August 2, 2017)

    Aug 02, 2017
    FMI's comments on interim final rule for the Nutrition Labeling of Standard Menu Items in Restaurants and Similar Retail Food Establishments.
  • USTR: Modernization of the North American Free Trade Agreement (June 12, 2017)

    Jun 12, 2017
    Comments on Negotiating Objectives Regarding Modernization of the North American Free Trade Agreement with Canada and Mexico