Evaluation Planning and Tools for Front of Package Nutrition Labeling. Final Report. Table 4-1. Manufacturer and Retailer Evaluation Questions and Corresponding Shorthand Notations

09/01/2012

Table 4-1. Manufacturer and Retailer Evaluation Questions and Corresponding Shorthand Notations

Manufacturer and Retailer (M&R) QuestionShorthand Notation
1. How many (or what proportion of) products and product categories have the FOP symbol and how does it vary across products and product categories?Q1: Proportion Products
1a. How many (or what proportion of) branded and private-label products have adopted the FOP symbol?Q1a: Proportion Branded vs. Private-Label Products
2. How are manufacturers and retailers monitoring implementation of and compliance with the FOP symbol?Q2: Implementation and Compliance
3. How has the FOP symbol affected product sales volumes?Q3: Product Sales
4. Since the introduction of the FOP symbol, have product sales volumes of reformulated products changed?Q4: Product Sales Reformulated
5. What types of products have been reformulated since introduction of the FOP symbol?Q5: Types of Products Reformulated
6. How many (or what proportion of) products have been reformulated since introduction of the FOP symbol?Q6: Proportion Products Reformulated
7. What types of nutrients have been affected by the FOP symbol’s reformulation and to what extent?Q7: Nutrients Affected