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OU DIRECT INTRODUCED ‘PRODUCT AUTOMATION’ TO ONLINE PROGRAM

May 13, 2013

In breaking news from OU Kosher, OU Direct, the website available to all OU Kosher certified companies, became even more direct, Thursday, May 9, with the addition of Product Automation. This new feature includes a variety of options to make it easier and quicker for companies to maintain their certified product lists and to add new products.

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OU Honors Sandra Sorenson of ADM

April 22, 2013

The Orthodox Union honors Sandra Sorenson, Global Procurement Manager of ADM (Archer Daniel Midland) for her dedication and excellence in support of the OU’s many non profit program servicing the…

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THE NUMBERS ARE IN – THE OU HAD A BUSY PASSOVER; DISSEMINATING KNOWLEDGE WAS AN ORGANIZATIONAL EFFORT

April 12, 2013

The period between Passover and the Festival of Shavuot is a time of numbers for the Jewish people, with the daily counting of Sefirat HaOmer, for 49 days, leading up…

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OU KOSHER’S RABBI MOSHE ELEFANT JOINS TALKLINE WITH ZEV BRENNER LIVE EACH NIGHT LEADING UP TO PASSOVER

March 8, 2013

Rabbi Moshe Elefant may be most closely identified as Chief Operating Officer of OU Kosher and the magid shiur of the Orthodox Union’s Daf Yomi webcast (whose 1,800 learners a…

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OU KOSHER COMES TO SOHO, WITH NEW YORK CITY’S NEWEST GLATT KOSHER RESTAURANT: “THE J”

March 8, 2013

Name Has Changed but Restaurant Still Continues to Create Fun, Modern, Elegant Kosher Dining Experience                                                                                                                         There is good news for New York-area dining patrons in search of the…

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IN TIME FOR PASSOVER 2013, OU KOSHER ANNOUNCES NEW “OU KITNIYOT” CERTIFICATION SYMBOL

February 28, 2013

Among the better known customs of Passover is the concept of kitniyot (legumes such as beans, corn, lentils, millet, mustard, peas, poppy seeds, rice, sesame seeds, soybeans and sunflowers), which…

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OU KOSHER RELEASES NEW UPGRADED APP IN TIME FOR PASSOVER TO SEARCH PRODUCTS WITH EASY AND DIRECT ACCESS FOR iPHONE AND ANDROID

February 28, 2013

A year after launching, the OU Kosher App, which allows consumers to search the kosher status of all OU products Kosher for Passover and year-round, has been newly designed and…

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MULTIPLE JUICES AND JUICE DRINKS FROM MINUTE MAID® AND SIMPLY BEVERAGES(TM) RECEIVE ORTHODOX UNION KOSHER CERTIFICATION

February 26, 2013

Multiple juice and juice drink varieties from Minute Maid® and Simply BeveragesTM will now carry the kosher certification in the U.S. A variety of delicious options from the popular beverage…

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HARRY H. BEREN FOUNDATION OF NEW JERSEY RENEWS ITS ANNUAL GRANT FOR OU KASHRUT EDUCATION PROGRAMS

February 14, 2013

The Harry H. Beren Foundation of New Jersey has renewed its annual grant to OU Kosher to support programs of kashrut education, such as ASKOU and Visit OU. The Foundation…

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KELP CAVIAR RECEIVES OU KOSHER CERTIFICATION

February 11, 2013

Kelp Caviar, a world leader in caviar substitute manufacturing, has received certification for its Kelp Caviar Vegetarian Caviar substitute from the Orthodox Union, the world’s largest and most respected kosher…

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