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Be Market-Smart

Posted on February 12th, 2018 in Individual Resources

Find helpful articles and tips to keep up-to-date on food industry news. We'll also give you the facts to outwit the food industry so you get maximum value from your food purchases.

Eating out is common with our busy lifestyles. This presents challenges if you want to maintain a healthy lifestyle, Restaurants are adding more healthful menu options every day, but some carry “healthy halos” and may not be as nutritious as they seem. Read Restaurant Diner Beware…Looking Past the Healthy Dining Hype to look past the hype and become a savvy, healthy diner.

Have you ever picked one food product over another because of health claims on the label, or what seem to be more wholesome ingredients? You may have been duped. Here’s a list of the most common and misleading practices, with advice on how to look past the deception Food Buyer Beware: Tricks of the Food Trade.

Deciphering what's healthy and what’s hype can be a grueling task. Food Buyer Beware…10 Deceptively “Healthy” Foods highlights ten foods that can easily fool us into thinking they’re healthy. Discover the “healthy” foods that harbor added calories, sugar, sodium or more.