Original Article : How Beer Nutrition Labels Will Benefit Consumers
by : Cindy Ma
From : myfitnesspal.com
On July 12, 2016, the Beer Institute, a national trade association representing over 3,300 U.S. brewers, announced a voluntary initiative to add nutrition labels to beer by the end of 2020, as an effort to promote quality and transparency. Members of the Beer Institute include beer bigwigs Heineken USA, MillerCoors and Anheuser-Busch, and they’ve all agreed to jump onboard with the beer labeling initiative. This is what it will look like.
3 Components of the Beer Nutrition Label
According to the Brewers’ Voluntary Disclosure Initiative, participating brewers and importers, large and small, will be encouraged to add three key items to all of their product labels, packaging and/or websites: