FoodFacts.com Fact Sheet

Published on Tuesday, 24 April 2012 21:59



FoodFacts.com is the world's first credible and comprehensive source on food ingredients. Additional tools include a powerful diet and nutritional planner, weight tracker and food allergy alert system. The site has free information onmore than 30,000 name brand food products and an ingredient glossary with more than 9,000 ingredients. FoodFacts.com members can establish personal nutritional profiles to fully leverage the database and create food alerts, weight tracking tools and more.


Subscriptions: FREE

Internet: www.FoodFacts.com

Founded: 2001

President: Stan Rak

How it works: FoodFacts.com has an extensive, searchable database of food items and their component ingredients that is free to all users and accessible under the home page's Food tab. The subscription portions of the site are those that customize to the individual: tracking daily food consumption and activity, tracking a daily weigh-in, and alerting to specific foods for allergy or health condition purposes, and more. FoodFacts.com can also create reports and graphs of subscriber-entered data to show trends and progress over time.

Core subscribers: Parents, pregnant women, dieters, foodies, meal planners, calorie counters, dieticians, nutritionists, people with food allergies, people concerned about controlling or preventing acid reflux, arthritis, asthma, diabetes, endometriosis, heart disease, lupus, migraine headaches, obesity, and other health concerns.

Headquarters: Edison, NJ

Board of Advisors: Carol Byrd-Bredbenner, PhD, RD, FADA,
Professor of Nutrition/Extension Specialist
Rutgers University

Lisa C. Cohn, MMSc, MEd, RD
Park Avenue Nutrition

Public Contact: info@foodfacts.com or http://www.foodfacts.com/public/contact_us.cfm

Media contact: Graham & Associates
Emily Allen or Dan Marengo
            (415) 986-7212       foodfacts@graham-associates.com