Leaders of the Consumer Brands Association and the American Bakers Association told Food Dive their members are rising to the challenge and see no shortages of the basics. Read more »


Hy-Vee, Inc. announced today that it has set a goal to raise $1 million to help local food banks restock their shelves during the coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak. Read more »


As part of the U.S. Food and Drug Administration’s ongoing commitment to address the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic, the agency has issued … Read more »


The Consumer Brands Association (CBA), members of the CPG industry and the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) have established expedited processes to help ensure continued manufacturing and accurate information about household cleaning and sanitizing products are available to the public and frontline service providers so that they can protect themselves and others from the coronavirus. Read more »


(ANKENY) – Governor Kim Reynolds issued a State of Public Health Emergency declaration on March 19 granting temporary relief to Iowa bars and restaurants impacted by … Read more »

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DES MOINES — The nearly 1.5 million people who annually file an Iowa income tax return will get more time this year as the state looks for ways to lessen the blow of COVID-19’s economic impact.

The order to extend the filing and payment of state income taxes and other forms of state taxes was meant “to … Read more »


Walmart plans to pay U.S. hourly workers a special cash bonus as part of a $550 million package in support of their extra efforts to serve customers during the coronavirus pandemic. Read more »


FMCSA expands a national emergency declaration for commercial drivers hauling emergency supplies. Read more »


Senate Republican leader Mitch McConnell said that while the bill has "imperfections," it was "time for urgent, bipartisan action." Read more »