The lawsuit, filed in the eastern New York federal court on behalf of parents in New York and California, alleges that 26 of the 49 ingredients in Abbott Laboratories' Similac Advance Organic formula "are not allowed in organic foods," while at least one additional component includes genetically modified foods in violation of federal organic standards.
Employers last month delivered a vote of confidence in the U.S. economy. They added 280,000 jobs — a surprisingly robust total at a time when consumers are hesitant to spend and the economy appears less than fully healthy. Some key industries, from energy to manufacturing, have been struggling.
Taco Bell says it will roll out Cap'n Crunch-covered balls of dough nationally — and that they're exempt from its recent pledge to remove artificial ingredients.
Federal regulators this week announced a faster screening process for foods imported from countries with proven safety records.
New data reveals that Millennial parents are driving the tidal shift in consumer demand for responsibly-raised products and are largely influenced by traditional family values and peer/community feedback when making household food decisions.
The WTO has upheld a ruling that India is unfairly blocking imports of U.S. poultry and eggs. The Obama administration called the decision a major victory that should greatly expand export opportunities for American farmers.
Archer Daniels Midland this week announced the acquisition of nut and seed processing facilities from California Gold Almonds.
Workers in Dubuque have begun cooking up Spam — a pork product loved by many and mocked by others — after the completion of a $36 million expansion of a Hormel Foods plant.
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A Michigan-based business is recalling about 49,000 pounds of pork sausage products shipped to institutions nationwide that may be contaminated with foreign materials.
Canada has filed a request to impose more than $3 billion a year in tariffs on the United States in the latest move in an ongoing trade dispute.
J.M. Smucker said sales of its jams and jellies, Folgers coffee, Pillsbury baking mixes and frostings, Crisco shortenings and Jif peanut butter all fell in its latest quarter, and its outlook was short of Wall Street estimates.
Everyone knows the secret to great whiskey is long, slow aging in oak barrels tucked away in cellars and warehouses for a decades-long nap. Or is it?
The Netherlands will soon become the only European country allowed to export eggs into the U.S. as an avian influenza outbreak hammers the domestic egg industry.
PepsiCo is looking to launch a line of "craft" fountain sodas made with sugar in hopes of appealing to people who may shun big soda brands.
Shareholders of Kraft Foods Group are preparing to vote on the proposed merger with H.J. Heinz Co. amid concerns about what the deal could mean for Kraft employees.
Pollinators are responsible for one out of every three bites of food eaten daily in the U.S. Therefore, it's important to help the bees, butterflies and other creatures that spread the pollen that helps food grow.
A leading bakery products producer is investing $103 million to open a new manufacturing facility in Wilson County that's expected to create 147 jobs.
A bird flu vaccine doesn't work well enough to approve it for emergency use against the current outbreak that's shaken the Midwest poultry industry, the U.S. Department of Agriculture said Wednesday.