Sep 23, 2021
Following a Halal diet is an important part of religious observance for Muslims around the world. For those who are new to Islam, it may entail some significant changes, including avoiding pork, alcohol, and meat that is not certified Halal.
Sep 16, 2021
Plenty of beverages are completely acceptable for Halal-minded consumers – fruit juice, sparkling water, coffee, tea, soymilk, almond milk, and milk from cows, goats, or camels, for example. So why the need for Halal certification? Please read the full blog to know more.
Sep 9, 2021
Many salty, cheesy snacks can be made in a Halal way, using certified ingredients and keeping production lines separate from any pork-containing products. Hopefully we will see Halal options for these craveable foods in the near future!
Sep 2, 2021
In the mid 1970s a group of businessmen and academics from this community saw the need for more intercultural and religious understanding. In 1975 they launched a community service organization with the goal to promote interfaith understanding. This is how Islamic Services of America (ISA) was formed.
Aug 26, 2021
If you are getting inquiries from outside your country, take them seriously. These are opportunities for higher sales and lower costs due to economies of scale. You can minimize risk by doing a little research, due diligence and planning prior to committing resources. ISA can help guide companies in their quest for international expansion.
Aug 19, 2021
Businesses are adjusting their models to meet customer needs and changing behaviors. Traditionally, manufacturers sold products to other organizations, commonly referred to as the B2B model of doing business. Other organizations could be manufacturers, government, retail establishments, distributors, and many others.
Aug 12, 2021
ISA certifies pharmaceutical and nutraceutical companies for Halal ingredients, process, and distribution domestically and internationally. With Halal certification pharmaceutical companies that re-shore their production facilities in the USA will be able to export to markets world-wide.
Aug 5, 2021
When a product is certified as Halal, it means that it meets the criteria of a good and pure product. Halal products cannot be made from blood, meat of swine, dead animals, and they cannot be dedicated to idols or gods other than the One God of the Abrahamic Faith – the God of Moses, Jesus, and Abraham. Companies certify their products as Halal to assure the public that their ingredients and processes do not contain impure or forbidden elements.
Jul 29, 2021
Halal travel includes flights, hotels, transportation, tours, resort packages, and retreats that are family friendly, wholesome and clean. Providers often include halal food, alcohol free environments, family accommodations, access to prayer facilities, private pool areas, separate men, women and family beaches, education and nature tours.
Jul 22, 2021
In reality, most of us who eat yogurt, ice cream, canned fruit, bread or cupcakes have already been consuming insects. Carmine is a substance made out of crushed insects called cochineal. It is added to many processed foods and beverages as a red food coloring.