Posts Tagged ‘Healthy Weight Commitment Foundation’

Big Food: Progress to Celebrate or Regret?

September 17, 2014 — Two studies of the impact big food companies have made in efforts to reduce calories in the American food supply were finally published today. They provide the detailed numbers behind headlines last January that said the Healthy Weight Commitment Foundation (HWCF) had far exceeded its commitment to reduce calories and done it sooner than promised. These publications in […]

Calorie Counting Victory: 1.5 Trillion Not Served?

June 2, 2013 — This week, the Healthy Weight Commitment Foundation (HWCF) — an alliance of leading food and beverage companies — held a calorie counting party. Three years ago the HWCF committed to cut 1.5 trillion calories from the American food supply by 2015. And this week they announced they met and surpassed the goal two years early. […]