17 Jun '11, 8pm

Healthy Eating is Important and it's Getting Easier: Also, the Department of Agriculture (USDA) recently took st...

Healthy Eating is Important and it's Getting Easier: Also, the Department of Agriculture (USDA) recently took st...

Earlier this year, with the support of the White House, Walmart launched a healthier food initiative to help customers make more informed decisions about the food they buy. Also, the Department of Agriculture (USDA) recently took steps to make good nutrition easier to understand with its new healthy food plate icon, which helps illustrate the importance of eating more fruits and vegetables as recommended in the 2010 Dietary Guidelines for Americans . We continue to see that customers want fresh, affordable groceries and need information that will help them make healthier food choices. The USDA's new icon and educational campaign is one tool our customers can use to help them make better choices for themselves and their families. At Walmart, we intend to provide the healthier options Americans want, and we believe doing this can make a positive impact on the food industry. ...

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