Food Safety / Packaging

Cargill Responds to Consumer Concerns with Change in Beef Labeling


By P.J. Huffstutter

Nov 05, 2013

Reuters News Services

Cargill Inc told Reuters on Tuesday that it will begin labeling its finely textured beef when it is used in the making of its U.S. ground beef products. Cargill said the new ground-beef packaging, which should debut in early 2014, came about after the company surveyed more than 3,000 consumers about their views on ground beef and how it is made.

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