Tool Chest

Welcome to's Tool Chest . . .

. . . the place to find key resources like compliance calculators, encyclopedias and glossaries.

Note that a portion of this section is restricted, so if you want the full functionality of the Tool Chest, please subscribe now for a small monthly fee and/or pay as you go.

We are especially proud of our Compliance Calculators - state-of-the-art tools that help you generate a camera-ready Nutrition Facts Panel or make sure that your nutrient claims comply with FDA and USDA label laws and regulations. Our calculators are available at a significant discount to our subscribers. View our free Sodium Claims Calculator for a demo.

Not sure if you can call your product a specific name? Look it up in our easy to use Encyclopedia of Meat and Poultry Standards. Brief, clear and to the point, this encyclopedia was written to clarify intricate label regulations. For Subscribers Only.

Finally, the Label Glossary sheds light on many industry-specific terms and acronyms. Spend some time here and you will impress your co-workers with the depth of your vocabulary.