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Whole Foods: Products Will Carry GMO Labeling

By Candice Choi | My Fox DC | March 8, 2013

NEW YORK (AP) - Whole Foods says all products in its North American stores that contain genetically modified ingredients will be labeled as such by 2018.

The company says it's the first national grocery chain to set such a deadline for labeling foods that contain genetically modified organisms, or GMOs. A spokeswoman for the supermarket operator said organic foods will not have to carry the labels since they do not contain genetically modified ingredients by definition.

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This is correct. Getting a

This is correct.

Getting a whole supply-chain to comply takes a massive organizational effort.

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Hahah because they would have to reveal how many of the products they carry or have under their own label use GMO ingredients.

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My thoughts exactly

Why not make it 2118?

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