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Foundation builds united front on gluten-free


October 14, 2009
By FoodNavigator-USA.com


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Foundation builds united front on gluten-free
The Grain Foods Foundation (GFF) has distributed information to food
manufacturers and marketers to help them deal with media enquiries
about gluten-free diets and foods.


Oct. 14, 2009 – The Grain Foods Foundation (GFF) has distributed information to food
manufacturers and marketers to help them deal with media inquiries
about gluten-free diets and foods.

The GFF is an organization comprising members of the
baking and milling industries, and it says its intended purpose is to
advance public understanding of the beneficial role that grain-based
foods – bread in particular – can play in people’s diets.

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