Stories and Blog Posts Featuring SmartLabel®

Please Note: "In the News" content currently reflects media coverage from the US. sources only. With the recent launch of, we will be updating this section in the months ahead to reflect Canada specific coverage


December 22, 2016  |  The Shelby Report

Industry Orgs Working To Simplify Nutrition And Ingredient Information For Consumers

December 6, 2016  |  The Packer

GS1 US sees growing trend for transparency

October 31, 2016  |  Meat & Poultry

Digital links for GMO labeling still in the works

August 22, 2016  |  Food Business News

Hershey, Campbell going digital with transparency

August 11, 2016  |  Food Dive

Are QR codes a labeling problem or solution?

August 1, 2016  |  Food Dive

SmartLabel's role in GMO labeling compliance — and industry transparency

July 14, 2016  |  Wired

QR Codes for GMO Labeling Could Actually Be a Great Idea. Could.

July 12, 2016  |  Chicago Tribune

Will food shoppers really seek out GMO information using QR codes?

April 21, 2016  |  Food Dive

5 reasons why SmartLabel will — and won't — guarantee effective food industry transparency

December 5, 2015  |  The New York Times

Food Companies to Add Scan Codes With More Product Details

December 5, 2015  |  Fortune

Food Giants Announce Major New Labeling Initiative

December 3, 2015  |  Food Business News

G.M.A.’s SmartLabel initiative seeks to enhance transparency

December 2, 2015  |  The Shelby Report

SmartLabel Initiative to Provide Instant, Digital Product Information


September 13, 2016  |  Supermarket News

GMA Q&A: What you should know about SmartLabel

August 5, 2016  |  Grocery Manufacturers Association

The QR code debate…. It’s about the content, not the technology

May 21, 2016  |  Progressive Grocer

A Turning Point in CPG Transparency

April 14, 2016  |  Label Insights

SmartLabel Leaders: Pam Bailey, CEO of Grocery Manufacturers Association

January 16, 2016  |  Progressive Grocer

Thumbs Up for Smart Food Labels