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Jan 07, 2016, 10:02 ET The Canned Food Alliance Applauds 2015 Dietary Guidelines for Americans $countyNameToPathMap.put("sp

 The Canned Food Alliance (CFA) applauds the Secretaries of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services and U.S. Department of...


Dec 02, 2015, 10:50 ET Canned Fruits And Vegetables Improve Americans' Diets, Without Impacting Weight Or Sodium Intake $countyNameToPathMap.put("sp

 Research published online today in the Journal of the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics provides insight into the role of canned fruits and...


Oct 20, 2014, 09:00 ET Canned Fruits And Vegetables Tied To Better Nutrition For America's Kids $countyNameToPathMap.put("sp

 Canned fruits and vegetables play a role in improving children's overall diet quality according to new research revealed at two leading...


Sep 04, 2014, 08:00 ET Canned Food Alliance Launches New Website: Mealtime.org $countyNameToPathMap.put("sp

 The Canned Food Alliance (CFA) launched its newly redesigned website, www.mealtime.org, to better serve health and nutrition industry...


Feb 04, 2014, 15:10 ET Canned Food Alliance Commends Congress On Passage Of Farm Bill $countyNameToPathMap.put("sp

The Canned Food Alliance (CFA) commends Congress on passage of a five-year Farm Bill. The Bill introduces a pilot program allowing elementary...


Jun 11, 2013, 08:00 ET Consumer Confusion About Canned Food Persists, According To New Survey $countyNameToPathMap.put("sp

 Americans enjoy the many benefits of canned foods, including convenience, value and ease of preparation, according to a new...


Oct 01, 2012, 07:00 ET Canned Food Alliance Commends Nevada For Adding Canned Beans To WIC Food Package $countyNameToPathMap.put("sp

The Canned Food Alliance (CFA) commends the Nevada Special Supplemental Nutrition Program for Women, Infants, and Children (WIC) program for adding...


Jul 11, 2012, 15:30 ET Canned Food Alliance Urges House Agriculture Committee Leadership to Ensure 'All Forms' of Fruits, Vegetables and Beans Are Included in 2012 Farm Bill Federal Food Assistance Programs $countyNameToPathMap.put("sp

 In conjunction with the House Agriculture Committee's markup of the 2012 Farm Bill, the Canned Food Alliance (CFA) sent a letter to Committee...


Oct 25, 2011, 09:17 ET Survey: Consumers Underestimate Canned Foods' Benefits $countyNameToPathMap.put("sp

Food packaged in steel cans can be just as nutritious (and sometimes more nutritious) than fresh and frozen varieties, yet many Americans surveyed...


Nov 10, 2010, 09:00 ET Just Add One: For Convenience $countyNameToPathMap.put("sp

As busy moms continue to turn to canned foods as a way to save time in the kitchen, the Canned Food Alliance (CFA) developed an easy way for home...


Sep 28, 2010, 09:00 ET Making Over America's Meals One Can at a Time $countyNameToPathMap.put("sp

The Canned Food Alliance (CFA) asked Allrecipes.com site users to share how they just add one canned ingredient to their tried and true recipes...


Aug 24, 2010, 09:00 ET Just Add One: For Nutrition $countyNameToPathMap.put("sp

200 Years of Canning As canned food celebrates its 200th anniversary, it's easy to see why this form of packaging was developed to sustain...


Jun 23, 2010, 09:00 ET Just Add One: For Value $countyNameToPathMap.put("sp

Canned food has been bringing value into America's homes for generations.  And we're not just talking about the bottom line on your grocery...


Apr 22, 2010, 09:00 ET Canned Food Alliance Reminds Consumers to Add Recycling to the Recipe $countyNameToPathMap.put("sp

While enjoying the highest recycling rate of any food package, nearly 35 percent of steel cans are still trashed—rather than...


Feb 04, 2010, 09:00 ET Mealtime.org Takes You Behind the Scenes with 'Canned Food from Field to Table' $countyNameToPathMap.put("sp

Canned food is one of the most versatile options for creating affordable, quick and healthy meals especially during colder months. But common...


Oct 26, 2009, 09:00 ET Canned Foods Offer Viable Options to Address the Institute of Medicine's Call for More Fruits and Vegetables in School Meal Programs $countyNameToPathMap.put("sp

The Canned Food Alliance (CFA) welcomes and supports the timely recommendations aimed at increasing the nutritional content in school meals within...


Sep 22, 2009, 09:00 ET No Need to Sacrifice Taste or Nutrition for Easy Meals Using One Pot, Five Ingredients and Ten Bucks $countyNameToPathMap.put("sp

As the economy forces many Americans to toss takeout menus and ditch dinner reservations, many are making their way back into the kitchen in...


Jun 25, 2009, 09:00 ET The Canned Food Alliance Answers the Call for 'Back To Basics' With Essential Kitchen Toolkit $countyNameToPathMap.put("sp

According to Rutgers research, families want guidance on kitchen basics and make positive changes when they receive it With 2009 widely described...


Apr 08, 2009, 08:00 ET Rutgers Study Reveals A Need For Basic Kitchen Know-How $countyNameToPathMap.put("sp

Families are earning high marks on intentions for good nutrition but lack knowledge of food prep fundamentals It's no surprise that with the...


Sep 10, 2008, 01:00 ET Rutgers Study Segments Moms Into Four Unique Groups With Distinct Nutritional Profiles $countyNameToPathMap.put("sp

PITTSBURGH, Sept. 10 /PRNewswire/ -- Recognizing that all moms are not created equal, recently released research from Rutgers University reveals...


May 14, 2008, 01:00 ET Personalized Plates for Picky Palates: Moms can Satisfy all With One Recipe, Four Ways $countyNameToPathMap.put("sp

PITTSBURGH, May 14 /PRNewswire/ -- Young children can be picky eaters, spooked by strong flavors or unfamiliar ingredients, so family dinners...


Dec 06, 2007, 00:00 ET National Food Program Improves Access to Fruits and Vegetables $countyNameToPathMap.put("sp

PITTSBURGH, Dec. 6 /PRNewswire/ -- Today's historic decision by the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) to encourage moms and their children...


Sep 05, 2007, 01:00 ET Study Identifies Factors Influencing Food Choice and Solutions for Eating More Healthfully $countyNameToPathMap.put("sp

PITTSBURGH, Sept. 5 /PRNewswire/ -- New research from Rutgers University confirms that America's diet is out of shape. The study, published in...


Aug 21, 2007, 01:00 ET Shhh! ... It's CANfidential: Sneaking Healthful Ingredients Into Baked Goods $countyNameToPathMap.put("sp

PITTSBURGH, Aug. 21 /PRNewswire/ -- More than two-thirds of American adults are not getting enough fruits and vegetables in their diet, a trend...


Mar 19, 2007, 01:00 ET National Health Initiative Encourages the Consumption of More Fruits and Vegetables in All Forms: Canned, Fresh, Frozen, Dried and 100% Juice $countyNameToPathMap.put("sp

PITTSBURGH, March 19 /PRNewswire/ -- Today's announcement by the Produce for Better Health Foundation marks the official launch of the new...