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  • BakingBusiness.com

    GFF steps up breadbasket checkoff outreach

    Even as the group continues work to seek USDA approval for a revised breadbasket checkoff program, GFF in recent weeks has stepped up outreach to baking executives at companies likely to be included in the program. [...]

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  • BakingBusiness.com

    Nagle says scientific research to form basis of checkoff program

    While consumer-facing marketing will be a significant part of an impending breadbasket checkoff program, the effort will be built principally on robust nutrition research and outreach to the retail and food service sectors, said Tom Nagle [...]

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  • BakingBusiness.com

    Grain foods checkoff to the fore at A.B.A. meeting

    A robust update and discussion of the most ambitious product promotion program for baking in more than half a century was a highlight of the annual meeting of the American Bakers Association. [...]

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  • Food Business News

    Grain Foods Foundation to proceed with checkoff proposal

    In a major step forward toward the launch of a checkoff program devoted to the promotion of grain-based foods, a steering committee of the Grain Foods Foundation has agreed to submit a draft order to the U.S. Department of Agriculture later this month. [...]

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  • World-Grain.com

    Key committee approves next step in grain-based foods checkoff

    In a major step forward toward the launch of a checkoff program devoted to the promotion of grain-based foods, a steering committee of the Grain Foods Foundation has agreed to submit a draft order to the U.S. Department of Agriculture later this month. [...]

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  • BakingBusiness.com

    Cost, governance emerge as checkoff concerns

    While serious concerns were expressed about the cost of a potential checkoff program and the role the government may play in its oversight, efforts to launch a grain-based foods checkoff program continued to advance at an April 17 meeting [...]

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  • BakingBusiness.com

    Powerful case for wheat foods checkoff program

    In coming months, grain-based foods executives likely will face a decision of monumental importance over whether to back a wheat checkoff program to fund the largest industry effort ever [...]

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  • BakingBusiness.com

    Urgency, optimism after checkoff steering committee convenes

    Broad outlines of a potential checkoff program for the flour-based foods industry took shape this week with the inaugural meeting of a Grain Foods Foundation steering committee responsible for assessing, developing [...]

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