Front Page - July 15, 2016 • Volume 141, No. 9
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Global Dairy Landscape Is Shifting; US Is Facing Some Different Challenges: USDEC's Al Levitt
The shifting global dairy landscape will present some different challenges for the US dairy industry, including more competition, in the coming years, according to Al Levitt, vice president, communications and market analysis, US Dairy Export Council (USDEC). .....

Dairy CPI Fell 0.6% In June To Lowest Level In Almost Four Years; CPI For Whole Milk Drops Below 200

The Consumer Price Index (CPI) for dairy and related products was 214.815 in June (1982-84=100), down 0.6 percent from May and 2.2 percent lower than in June of 2015.
That’s the lowest level for the dairy CPI since August of 2012, when it was 214.549. ..


FDA’s Strategic Plan Includes Increased Focus On Preventive Controls Compliance, Not Finding Violations

he US Food and Drug Administration this week announced the availability of a strategic plan for fiscal years 2016-2025 for its Foods and Veterinary Medicine (FVM) program..

House Passes GMO Labeling Bill; Moves To White House For Signing
The House passed legislation on Thursday that would require most food packages to carry a text label, a symbol or an electronic code readable by smartphone that indicates whether the food contains genetically modified ingredients, or GMOs.
The White House said President Obama will sign the bill, which would supersede a Vermont law that kicked in earlier this month. The House passed the legislation 306-117 on Thursday. The Sena



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More in this week's Cheese Reporter

  • From Our Archives • Coming Events • NASS Dairy Prices • Futures Report Activity
  • Dairy Product Markets - Wholesale Cheese & Butter Prices • Cold Storage Reports
  • Whey Markets • Cheese Prices: Cheese Markets

Nelson-Jameson Launches Its First Department-Specific Catalog: Lab•alog

With Rheolution’s CoaguSens, Cheese Makers Can Determine Best Curd Cutting Firmness

RELCO Set To Rollout Upgrades To Stoelting Cheese Equipment As Part Of Rebranding Effort

Marchant Schmidt’s New Weigh Belt System Designed For Precise Cellulose Distribution

MAGNATTACK Metal Magnetic Separators Gain USDA Dairy Acceptance

BioIonix Reduces Microbial Contamination In Brine, Extends Shelf Life Of Cheese

Metal Detector Enhanced Platform From Eriez Is Able To Detect Smallest Of Metals In Products Such As Cheese

Chr. Hansen Launches YoFlex Acidifix, ‘The Future Making Yogurt

Kelley Supply Expands Case Packaging Offerings

Sanitary Design Industries Introduces Technology For Environmental Controls In Cheese Aging, Drying, Curing, Storage Rooms


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EDCO Food Products Receives Safe Quality Food Certification Fully Automated 40-Pound Cheese Block De-Boxing, De-Bagging And In-Line Block Tracking Available United Industries Adds Larger Size Stainless Steel Tubing For Increased Volume Throughput CrystalBan™ Prevents Calcium Lactate Crystals In American-Type Cheese; Improves Yield