Grocery manufacturers and retailers have joined together to streamline and standardize the wording accompanying the date labels on packages to offer greater clarity regarding the quality and safety of products.The new industry-wide effort launched by the Grocery Manufacturers Association and Food Marketing Institute will help reduce consumer confusion over dates on the product label which can result in unnecessary food waste.It’ll help you understand a guy’s mind better, and make him fall harder for you. If all other guys think a girl is attractive, he’ll think she’s attractive too.[Read: How to impress a guy in 13 oh-so-awesome ways! [Read: How to make a guy like you by making him and other guys want you] But then again, a girl’s appearances may give her a second glance, and her attractiveness may draw a guy to her for a date or two.The two phases of romance To experience a happy relationship with a guy, you need to understand the two phases in romance. And anything romantic beyond those first couple of months, you’re in the relationship phase.[Read: The 9 relationship stages all couples go through] If you want to experience a perfect relationship with a guy, it’s very important that you play your part well in both these phases.For example, the quality of the product taste or texture may have diminished slightly or it may not have the full vitamin content indicated on the package.“USE By” or “USE or Freeze By” safety phrasing will inform customers that these products should be consumed by the date listed on the package.
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Broad industry adoption of this new voluntary standard will occur over time so companies have flexibility to make the changes in a way that ensures consistency across their product categories and doesn’t create unintentional food waste.
A New Product Label Vocabulary: “BEST If Used By” or “BEST If Used or Freeze By” quality phrasing will indicate to consumers that after the specified date, the product is safe to use or consume, but has exceeded the window of its optimal taste or performance.
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