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IT’S A SMALL WORLD:  RAV BELSKY’S WEBCAST SHIUR VASTLY APPRECIATED BY KOLLEL AUDIENCE IN AUSTRALIA

Rav Yisroel Belsky, OU Kosher halachic posek, is an extremely soft-spoken man, but through the wonders of modern communications, his voice and image carried 10,300 miles as he conducted the…

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OU, AVA Partner to Benefit Clients with Kosher, Vegetarian Products

OU, AMERICAN VEGETARIAN ASSOCIATION, ANNOUNCE PARTNERSHIP TO BENEFIT CLIENTS WHO PRODUCE BOTH KOSHER AND VEGETARIAN PRODUCTS OU Kosher and the American Vegetarian Association (AVA) are pleased to announce that they…

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COMING TO A KOLLEL DOWN UNDER: OU KOSHER TO PRESENT SERIES, VIA SKYPE, FOR KOLLEL BETH HaTALMUD

Live from New York: COMING TO A KOLLEL DOWN UNDER: OU KOSHER TO PRESENT SERIES, VIA SKYPE, FOR KOLLEL BETH HaTALMUD IN MELBOURNE, AUSTRALIA, BEGINNING NOVEMBER 29 Talk about long-distance…

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OU KOSHER THANKS OASIS FOODS

OU KOSHER THANKS OASIS FOODS FOR ITS STELLAR KOSHER PROGRAM AND ITS COOPERATION IN FACILITATING KOSHER EDUCATION PROGRAMS The OU Kashrut Department paid a visit to Oasis Foods Company in…

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Hurricane Sandy Message

As a result of Hurricane Sandy, the phones at the OU are currently disabled.  During this interim period, if you have a matter that needs to be discussed with an…

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RICH VITAMINS RECEIVES OU KOSHER CERTIFICATION FOR MULTIVITAMINS AND MINERAL PRODUCTS

Rich Vitamins, makers of alternaVites and alternaVites Kids, has received kosher certification for its multivitamin and mineral products from the Orthodox Union, the world’s largest and most respected kosher certification…

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OU ADDS FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS TO ITS POPULAR KOSHER APP

The OU Kosher App, which burst on the scene prior to Passover and was downloaded more than 10,000 times by consumers preparing for the holiday, has reached its next stage…

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“Junk” Food is not Junk – The OU symbol Confectionary and Snack Foods

If you want to make an apple pie from scratch, you must first create the universe. — Carl Sagan Oye! If anyone would have suggested that Kosher foods would be…

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OU KOSHER PUBLISHES NEW MANUAL FOR THE FOOD SERVICE INDUSTRY

So you’ve attended a sit-down Bar Mitzvah or wedding for 600 at a luxurious hotel, with the meal strictly kosher, and your major concern is how much to eat at…

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OU KOSHER CELEBRATES 200TH ISSUE OF THE DAF HAKASHRUS, 20 YEARS IN THE MAKING

Twenty years in the making, the Orthodox Union Kashrut Division this month is celebrating the 200th issue of The Daf HaKashrus — its highly technical newsletter for OU Rabbinic Field…

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