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Evaluating Trump’s Effect on the Food Industry

Trade wars and the government shutdown have contributed to a mixed record so far.

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When Donald Trump was elected president, a lot of people were very surprised. It’s safe to say that his presidency has been a series of surprises, for just about everybody. Including the food and beverage industry.We pondered what a Trump presidency might mean to the food and beverage industry back in November 2016Halfway through Trump’s first term, his administration’s impact on food and agriculture mostly mirrors its larger impact on business as a whole. He campaigned as a businessman, promising to remove regulatory shackles and to improve the business climate.But with trade, with regulations and especially with the government shutdown that greeted 2019, the…

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Our March issue looks at Trump's effect on the food and beverage industry along with regulatory issues for 2019, as well as a cross-functional look at snack food development, comparing plant-based proteins, and much more. 

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