Seminar highlights changes in food legislation

GVL Staff

The Van Andel Global Trade Center will host a seminar that explores trends in food imports and exports from 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. on Jan. 26 at GVSU.

The seminar will explore the changing U.S. food industry and cover new food safety laws, food transportation and import regulations, requirements for filing, international marketing strategies, free trade agreements, global food distribution, and local assistance and resources.

The event will operate in partnership with GVSU’s Seidman College of Business and the Michigan Department of Agriculture. The seminar is sponsored by Varnum, MGM, Comerica Bank and MiBiz.

For registration information, visit or call (616) 331-6811.