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3-A Sanitary Standards logo

The U.S. International Trade Commission (USITC) announced it will institute an investigation of certain food processing equipment and packaging materials based on a complaint filed by 3-A Sanitary Standards, Inc. on June 3, 2019. The complaint alleges violations of section 337 of the Tariff Act of 1930 in the importation into the United States and […]

CBD oil

by Benjamin Gorman “CBD is legal in all 50 states.” This sentence can be found on nearly every CBD company’s website, and it makes consumers feel about as warm and toasty as CBD itself. At least until they end up like this guy who is being brought before a jury on felony drug charges for […]

Warranty Void If Removed watermark stamp.

You’ve seen the stickers that say “Warranty: Void If Removed.” They’re especially common on computers, Xboxes, and other consumer electronics. You may also have heard the recent news that the Federal Trade Commission (FTC) has declared these warning stickers illegal. What impact does this have on the food and beverage processing and packaging industry? The […]