Jill Hohnstein

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  • Jill Hohnstein created an article,

    How can I choose which format I want for my Canada FOP symbol?

    Open your Recipe and navigate to Label Settings. On the FOP screen, choose the size, language and layout style for your FOP. When you are finished editing, click OK to close this dialog. To view t...

  • Jill Hohnstein created an article,

    How do I see if my product to be sold in Canada requires an FOP symbol?

    Note: Not all products require FOP symbols, but Genesis doesn't currently have a way to determine the product's source or other exemption criteria. As such, if your product meets the FOP requiremen...

  • Jill Hohnstein created an article,

    What is the difference between Phase 2 and Phase 3 of the Mexico Front of Package (FOP) implementation?

    Phase 3, which begins after October 1, 2025, maintains the nutrient thresholds established in Phase 2 but expands the evaluation criteria for the warning symbols. Specifically, products containing ...

  • Jill Hohnstein created an article,

    Why won't Genesis R&D Foods Keep the dimensions I entered?

    In Genesis R&D Foods, you may enter exact dimensions to precisely size your label. (Edit Label> Object Properties > Label >Size) In most cases, the size entered will be what appears onscreen and wh...

  • Jill Hohnstein created an article,

    How is Net Carbs calculated?

    Net Carbs are calculated as follows: If Dietary Fiber 2016 is populated, then:  Net Carbs = Total Carbohydrates - (Dietary Fiber 2016 + Sugar Alcohols) If Dietary Fiber 2016 is not populated, the...

  • Jill Hohnstein created an article,

    How to Create a Linear Nutrition Facts Label for Exempt Small Packages

    In the U.S., for food product packages with less than 12 square inches of available labeling surface area, a Nutrition Facts label is optional unless the package or advertising makes a nutrition cl...

  • Jill Hohnstein created an article,

    How to create and add a bar code

    From the ESHA Blog  Currently, no government regulations require that your food package display a UPC-A barcode, but, most retail establishments and distributors will require one for inventory a...

  • Jill Hohnstein created an article,

    Why do my Analysis Override nutrient values change?

    Analysis overrides are used when the data received from a lab analysis (or another source) is used in place of the nutrient values that Genesis R&D calculates. Once the overrides are put in, any ad...

  • Jill Hohnstein created an article,

    When printing the label as PDF (Vector file), some characters or lines are missing or cut off. How to fix that?

    There are two common causes of this printing problem: Logical Width setting within Genesis; DPI settings within the PDF writer. Adjust the Logical Width  Open the Recipe, and click View Label. O...

  • Jill Hohnstein created an article,

    Export Label as an Editable Vector

    A vector file allows for greater editing (including text) and cleaner resizing. A raster file (.jpeg, .tiff, etc.) is rendered as a flat, uneditable file — like a photograph — and resizing it will...