Sara Lee To Update Stale Labels On Bread Bags

Law360, New York (July 22, 2008, 12:00 AM EDT) -- Sara Lee Corp. has agreed to change some claims on the labels for its Soft & Smooth white bread with whole grains after an advocacy group threatened to sue the company over the allegedly misleading labels.

Per the agreement, Sara Lee will stop printing on its labels that the bread contains the same amount of fiber as “100% whole wheat.” The bread has not contained that much fiber since the company reformulated the product's recipe.

Sara Lee will also add disclosure labels to its bag stating...
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