Kangadis (Gourmet Factory)

Judge Denies Bid to Hold Kangadis Owners Responsible in Fraud Case

The owners of Kangadis Foods will not be held personally responsible for selling falsely-labeled olive pomace oil.

Kangadis Case Moves Forward Despite Bankruptcy

A suit against the seller of Capatriti olive oil is moving forward, despite the bankruptcy of the company marketing it.
Special Report

Congressman Declares Olive Oil in New York ‘Not Rancid’

Before they defeated the Farm Bill Wednesday, House members debated olive oil quality, which one congressman determined "not a problem."

Olive Oil Lawsuits Loom

Lawsuits targeting producers for mislabeling are popping up, and might represent just the tip of the litigation iceberg.
Olive Oil Times Special

Judge Orders Kangadis to Recall or Relabel Capatriti Products

A judge ordered Capatriti to either recall its products, or apply a label stating that what’s inside is not really olive oil at all.

Court Finds Olive Oil Grades Mean Little to ‘Ordinary’ Consumers

A New York court sees no evidence that the perceptions of most consumers align with various labeling standards for olive oil.
Special Report

Trade Group Sues Olive Oil Producer for Deceptive Labeling

It was the first time the North American Olive Oil Association, a trade group of importers, has taken legal action against a producer.