The Manischewitz® Company Announces New “Non-GMO Project Verified” Certification First Major Kosher Company to Secure the Non-GMO Certification

The Manischewitz® Company Announces New

“Non-GMO Project Verified” Certification

First Major Kosher Company to Secure the Non-GMO Certification

                                     

NEWARK, NJ (January, 2015) – The Manischewitz Company, the leader in Kosher foods, announces that it will be the first major Kosher company to have a line of Non-GMO Project Verified products.  Non-GMO products must pass a rigorous, independent verification process to bear the Non-GMO Project Verified certification from the Non-GMO Project. This seal alerts consumers about the specific Manischewitz products that are the best choices when choosing products that avoid genetically modified organisms (GMOs). For more than 125 years, Manischewitz has been dedicated to making quality foods that taste great, and continues to lead the change in offering consumers products that are now Non-GMO verified.

 

“Manischewitz is a true leader in supporting people’s right to choose safe, kosher, healthy, and Non-GMO foods.” says Mark Weinsten, CEO of The Manischewitz Company. “As a leader in kosher foods, we are thrilled to offer everyone an assortment of products that are compliant with the Non-GMO Project standard. Once again The Manischewitz Company leads innovation in food trends to meet the growing needs of our consumers.”

 

The following products are the company’s first Manischewitz line of Non- GMO Project Verified:

 

  • Matzos
  • Matzos Thin Tea
  • Matzo Meals
  • Matzo Farfel
  • Matzo Cake Meal
  • Organic Matzo
  • Organic Spelt Matzo
  • Whole Grain Matzo Farfel
  • Whole Grain Matzo Meal
  • Whole Wheat Matzos
  • Unsalted Matzo

 

 

“We are very proud to obtain the rigorous Non-GMO certification for Manischewitz products.” says Mark Weinsten, CEO of The Manischewitz Company. “This is one more way for us to show consumers our continued commitment to listening to their desire for more Non-GMO products.”

 

About the Non-GMO Project

The Non-GMO Project third-party verification program was launched in 2008 as an initiative of independent natural foods retailers who were interested in providing their customers with more information regarding the GMO risk of their products. For details on the Non-GMO Project Verified seal, visit: http://www.nongmoproject.org/learn-more/understanding-our-seal