A.C. Gallo

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October 10, 2016 @ Whole Story
With the celebration of October as Non-GMO Month, it’s the perfect time to provide an update on Whole Foods Market’s GMO Transparency Initiative, first announced in 2013. We are well on our way to providing GMO transparency for the food we sell by our self-imposed deadline of September 1, 2018. Here are just a few highlights of what shoppers can find in our stores already.
July 22, 2015 @ Whole Story
Given our clear stance in support of GMO labeling transparency, we felt it important to advise our shoppers that legislation currently expected to pass in the U.S. House of Representatives this week would have real implications for shoppers who – for whatever reason – want to know which products on our shelves contain GMOs, and which products do not.
March 7, 2014 @ Whole Story
It’s been a year since Whole Foods Market pledged to label products in our stores by 2018 so our customers can tell whether they contain GMOs (genetically modified organisms). In the last 12 months, we’ve made a lot of progress towards our goal of total GMO transparency and I’m excited to share that with you here.
September 18, 2013 @ Whole Story
It's been six months since we announced our commitment to transparency by labeling all GMO-containing products in our stores by 2018. We are pleased with the progress we’ve made internally as well as with our supplier partners.
June 18, 2013 @ Whole Story
When Whole Foods Market announced in March that by 2018, all products in our U.S. and Canadian stores must be labeled to indicate whether they contain genetically modified organisms (GMOs), we said we would provide updates of progress and milestones reached along the way. We have made a start and want to share progress with you. Two methods of non-GMO verification
September 27, 2012 @ Whole Story
At Whole Foods Market, we believe consumers have the right to know how their food is produced and this includes whether or not it contains Genetically Modified Organisms (GMOs).
June 25, 2012 @ Whole Story
Have you heard the news reports about consumers’ concern with antibiotics in the US meat supply? At Whole Foods Market: No antibiotics, EVER is our standard.