Made in the USA

Over 94% of all food products sold by TLC Made in USA Vintage Shield ImprintIngredients are Made in the USA and all foreign sources of supply are GFSI-Certified.

  • The supply chain for ingredients made in the U.S. is much more reliable
  • Consumers perceive that food products manufactured in the U.S. have a higher quality and a higher level of Food Safety.
  • Consider including scannable QR codes on product packaging to provide information about the percentage of your ingredients that are made in the USA.

 

The U.S. is a world leader in food ingredients production.

  • According to Consumer Reports: “8 out of 10 American consumers say they would rather buy an American-made product than an imported one.”
  • The ©FONA International Consumer Survey, 2016 found that 59% of consumers preferred food products with a “Made in the USA” claim.
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  • FDA’s Food Safety Modernization Act (FSMA) requires food suppliers to perform Foreign Supplier Verification (FSV) to ensure that non-U.S. ingredients are made with the same level of Food Safety required of U.S. producers.

 

Buying U.S. made ingredients fuels the Made in America Movement:

      • Purchasing U.S. made ingredients puts money back into American companies and the U.S. economy.
      • Using U.S made ingredients creates jobs for American workers.
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