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Will Marijuana Product Labels Get Standardized?

Since Colorado and Washington have legalized recreational marijuana in 2012 there have been many new cannabis laws. The most recent potential law in discussion is about standard marijuana product labels. “Our findings suggest that the prevailing labeling system is not an effective or safe way to provide information about these products,” said co-author Brian Keegan, An assistant professor of science at the University of Colorado, Boulder.

Why? Because labeling marijuana as indica, sativa, or hybrid does not show the full picture of what it contains inside. A test sample of 90,000 marijuana products across 6 different states found that consumers know little about the marijuana they are purchasing.

 

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5 Amazing Facts About Private Label Products

Private label brand sales have hit $199 million in 2021.

Today it's not uncommon to see a manufacturing company that is also selling their products to private label. This means they are selling their products to other companies who private label their own sticker onto the product. This has become popular for the cosmetics industry.

So why so much hype about private label products? What is the main advantage to private labels on products? Private label products allow you to focus more on selling the product and promoting it, rather than manufacturing it.

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Walmart & Kohls Sued For Incorrect Product Labels

Superstore's Sued For Incorrect Product Labels

Bamboo woven fabric is known to be breathable, soft, durable and eco friendly. But some Walmart customers who purchased these "naturally" bamboo woven fabric sheets may have been lied to.

The Federal Trade Commission (FTC) recently filed a lawsuite against Walmart and Kohls for falsley advertising sheets, towels pillowcases and other products as made with bamboo fiber, according to the Wall Street Journal. 

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Battery Maker Used Made In USA Stickers On Foreign Batteries

A Battery Maker Used Made In USA Stickers On Foreign Batteries

Many Americans prefer to buy Made In America products. Not only does buying Made In USA products support America, but it also creates American jobs.

The FTC Charges A Battery Company For Violation of Made In USA Labeling Law 15 .U.S.C 45a.

A Battery Maker Used Made In USA Stickers On Foreign Batteries. FTC Charges Battery Maker In First Case For Made In USA Stickers On Foreign Batteries. The FTC alleges that Lithionics Battery LLC been labeling batteries made in China, as Made In America. Which is now illegal under the new Made In USA Labeling law, 15 U.S.C. 45a. This new made In USA Labeling law went into effect August 13, 2021. Using Made In USA stickers on products not made in America also violates Section 5 of FTC law. Section 5 of the Federal Trade Commission Act (FTC Act) (15 USC 45) prohibits ‘‘unfair or deceptive acts or practices in or affecting commerce.’’

No marketer is allowed to advertise as Made In USA stickers unless all or virtually all parts or ingredients are made and sourced in The United States, Along with the final assembly/ processing being completed inside America. Read more.. 

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Make Warning Labels Online

Make Warning Labels Online

This weeks label news we will show you how to make custom warning labels online.

If you need to make a custom warning label keep reading this guide. This guide will show you how to print custom warning labels online with the best pricing. Only a few label companies have the technology to make labels online with an online label maker.

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What Size Labels Work In My Dymo 550

What Size Labels Work With The DYMO 550?

What Size Labels Work In My Dymo 550 label printer?

There are many, but the most popular labels are the address labels and the shipping labels. The most popular size labels that work in the Dymo 550 are Dymo 30252 labels 1.125” x 3.5”. And the Dymo 30256 shipping labels 2.3125 x 4”. The problem is that the Dymo 550 labels must be purchased from Dymo only.

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