Smart Choices Postpones Active Operations; Symbol Use Still Allowed

WASHINGTON — The Smart Choices Program announced here Friday that it will not encourage wider use of its front-of-pack nutritional logo by either new or currently enrolled companies. Its decision was prompted by the Food and Drug Administration’s plan to review nutrition rating programs and set forth uniform shelf labeling criteria.

WASHINGTON — The Smart Choices Program announced here Friday that it will not encourage wider use of its front-of-pack nutritional logo by either new or currently enrolled companies. Its decision was prompted by the Food and Drug Administration’s plan to review nutrition rating programs and set forth uniform shelf labeling criteria.

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