*Comments from consumers in grocery intercept interviews. (Spring 2009)
The Partnership for Food Safety Education and its network of more than 60 Be Food Safe food retailers are working to ensure that millions of consumers will alleviate their anxiety about planning and preparing a safe, fun, easy, and tasty holiday feast with the Holiday Food Safety Success Kit. The kit is available NOW at www.holidayfoodsafety.org.
The Holiday Food Safety Success Kit includes:
- Information on purchasing turkey, thawing, cooking methods and leftover ideas
- A holiday planner with countdown to the Holiday and a food safety shopping list
- Kids' Fight BAC! activities, recipes and simple crafts
Consumer research found that the Holiday Food Safety Success Kit is seen as a practical solution for planning and preparing a successful home holiday event because of the range of safety tips and activities that are in one easy-to-use Web site: www.holidayfoodsafety.org
Special resources for Retailers
Retailers and suppliers can connect consumers to the Holiday Food Safety Success Kit by using turn-key promotional and food safety education content online now for download at www.holidayfoodsafety.org. This is an opportunity for food stores to support their customers in creating a special holiday event in the midst of often hectic lives.
The Holiday Success Kit is provided to consumers as a public service by the leading non-profit food safety education organization in the United States.
It is made possible with the support of the National Turkey Federation and other Partnership members.
For more information, contact Shelley Feist, executive director, Partnership for Food Safety Education (phone: 202-220-0651; E-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org). For more about the Partnership for Food Safety Education go to www.fightbac.org.