At Ingles we work with many community groups throughout the year. Fund raisers, special events, food collections... here are some of our community partners that make a difference in Western North Carolina especially in food and nutrition issues.
Shoppers are innundated with so much information on packaging these days that it can be confusing. It's important to remember that brands and suppliers will often put labels on packaging to attract your attention in an effort to sell their products. Let's try and makes some sense of what labels mean and which are just about the marketing.
What’s the difference between organic and non-gmo (not genetically engineered)?
I frequently hear from people who believe that there are various health attributes associated with products that are labeled “organic” or “non-gmo” but this is not the case nor is it the intent of those labels. Let’s look at some facts: