From the Editor

Trademark infringement has always been a major issue for kashrus agencies; now AKO has decided to deal with it…After 73 years since the founding of the State of Israel, American Airlines has launched direct service to Tel Aviv…Hospital patients in the UK will finally be getting quality kosher meals, thanks to a London

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We lead with the great news that food sales this past Passover surpassed all projections. We have the amazing story…Many opportunities await the kosher industry in the post- Passover period…Meat replacement fails to gain traction in kosher market…23-year old Israeli woman with allergy to milk might have been saved by

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Welcome to our special post-Passover edition! Our big story is the huge success of kosher in Orlando this year. Read our exciting story…Sales of kosher foods soared over Passover despite continued concerns over Covid-19…The kosher world is mourning the passing of Rabbi Zecharia (Harvey) Senter, head of the Kof-K, the

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Passover is a little more than a week away and we have extensive coverage, beginning with tens of thousands of vacationers in Orlando and many other Passover program changes this year…We’ve got the latest on what’s happening in stores, now that the “turnovers” are complete…Matzoh prices? Depends on where you

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We’ve come a long way from the days when Passover meant having a limited number of sweet wines. This year, despite the pandemic many new and interesting wines were produced, a testament to the extraordinary progress that the kosher wine business has made…Royal Wines scores big with virtual kosher food and wine

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It’s that time of the year again and although many vendors did not respond to our request for new products this year, we have plenty to go around…While everything may be going virtual these days, leading rabbis will not accept initial virtual in lieu of a personal inspection…Enter myjewishlisting.com with its easy to

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Many food shows are moving to the Fall this year but for kosher, the only choice is Kosherfest…read our story…Passover is looking good as items arrive in warehouses and shelves prepare to open…Watch out for an unauthorized kosher symbol, especially if the product is from overseas…AKO Mashgiach training now spreads

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Already dealing with delays in deliveries due to Covid-19, importers of Israeli foods are also faced with a fluctuating dollar and higher costs…The recent signing of the Abraham Accords between the UAE and Israel, actually began at Kosherfest 2019. Reda our fascinating account…Israel’s hotels were counting on the

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It’s 2021 and time to review some of the events in kosher that made news during the dreadful year that just past…We take an early look on what is likely to be trending in 2021…The annual AKO conference went virtual this year and attracted record numbers…In the aftermath of the Belgian government’s decision to ban

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A nervous kosher community utters a huge sigh of relief when Chanukah turns out to be a robust and inspiring season. What a miracle!...We learned that those tasty chocolate Chanukah coins may be valuable stocking stuffers…Wow, the virtual farm produce is actually better tasting…A New Jersey bakery is counting the days

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