Are your food labels in accordance with the new FDA serving size change guidelines? One of the recent changes is that the serving size requirement is to be included in the new Nutrition Facts label. According to the FDA, these changes are mainly going to affect the ice cream and soft drinks manufacturers.

Why the Serving Size Changes?
The FDA wants to bring the serving sizes closer to the quantity that people would actually consume in a serving. Consumers will have a better idea of what calories and nutrients a serving size contains because the size will be more in-line with what they would consume in a single serving. Previously, the serving sizes that were listed on the Nutrition Facts label were not the actual recommended serving sizes.

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