FoodMinds analyzes comments to the agency and how FDA might rule on a definition.
The FDA's re-definition of fiber is causing some processors to rethink label claims, but it remains a consumer-favored and health-imparting nutrient.
Some food and beverage companies planned ahead to meet the original 2018 deadline for updating their labels, as some already are appearing on store shelves. This is perceived as a sign of increased transparency.
Perhaps finding new paths to growth was why so many CEOs were replaced this year.