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Research Service, National Nutrient Database for Standard Reference
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Service, Food and Nutrient Database for Dietary Studies web page.
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Welcome to The Nutrition Company, creators and
publishers of the FoodWorks nutrition analysis software.
FoodWorks 18 is the current
FoodWorks ® is a registered trademark of The Nutrition Company.
FoodWorks 18th Edition, copyright
© 1997-2020 by The Nutrition Company
Nutrition Company software has been tested
for use on all currently supported Windows operating systems including
Windows 7, 8, and 10. For Macintosh
computers, click here.
technical support? With more than three decades of experience
developing nutrition software, we've probably heard your question before.
Visit our Knowledge Base to find out!
EDUCATORS - FoodWorks has been used in university classroom environments as
well as high school health curricula since its debut in 1997. We
celebrate more than two decades of supporting the education community. Click the FoodWorks
tab above for more information about FoodWorks.
The Nutrition Company was founded in 1979 for the purpose of supporting and
performing research in the field of applied nutrition, and developing
nutrient analysis and nutrition education computer software. Throughout our
nearly four-decade history, we have remained a leading producer and publisher of
nutrition software. Our professional and educational software is
in use throughout the United States, Canada, and more than 45 other nations around the world. Our FoodWorks
nutrient analysis software is the result of a rich ancestry of analytical
software and is used by universities, secondary schools, research installations, nutrition
professionals in private practice, hospitals and healthcare facilities,
government agencies, wellness centers, publishers, food services, and
corporations. Reliability, accuracy, ease of use, and reasonable cost are the hallmarks of The Nutrition Company's software.
October 7, 2022, The Nutrition Company closed permanently
ending more than 43 years of service to the professional and academic
nutrition community. We thank our many thousands of loyal users whom we have
had the pleasure to serve over the years. Scroll down or
for more information.
On October 7, 2022, The
Nutrition Company closed permanently. The following is a list of impacts
that have occured due to this closure:
FOODWORKS SOFTWARE LICENSES
FoodWorks licenses will no longer
be available for purchase. Registered holders of those licenses will be able to continue using
FoodWorks indefinitely after the closure. Licenses cannot be resold, as the
software will remain the intellectual property of the Nutrition Company
owner. Please see "License Registration issues" below
for more information.
FoodWorks will no longer be
updated. FoodWorks 18
will be the final edition. Registered users who wish to upgrade to FoodWorks
18 are urged to do so immediately by contacting the
fulfillment representative by email to
Downloads of FoodWorks 17 or
earlier editions will not be available. Downloads of the FoodWorks 18
installation file are expected to remain available until the end of 2022
through the fulfillment representative to registered users of FoodWorks 18
at a fee of US$19.00. IF YOU DO NOT HAVE INSTALLATION FILES FOR
FOODWORKS to use for future installs, you are urged to contact fulfillment
email@example.com to obtain a download.
click here to see tips for keeping your FoodWorks
software running well into the future.
FOODWORKS TECHNICAL SUPPORT
Technical support will no longer
be available after closure. FoodWorks will be regarded as "as is"
software. It will, however, remain a viable software solution well
into the future. FoodWorks includes the database editor that allows you to
update data about foods you frequently use as well as add foods to the
NUTRITION COMPANY WEBSITE
This website will remain active
for approximately 1 year after closure so that information about the closure
and the software (FAQ and technical info)
will be available to current users.
NUTRITION COMPANY CONTACTS
All Nutrition Company telephone
numbers will be terminated with the exception of 908-876-5580 which will
respond with a closure message until at least the end of 2022. Voicemail will be
terminated after closure. Email sent to
firstname.lastname@example.org will be
monitored by the fulfillment representative occasionally for an undetermined period after closure (responses
will not be immediate and may take days). Postal mail will no longer be
LICENSE REGISTRATION ISSUES
After closure, registered users
who need to install FoodWorks on a new computer will be able to do so by
using their CD or their backup copy of the downloaded installation file
(FW18download.exe). Downloads of FoodWorks may be available to registered
users at a fee for a limited time after closure by emailing a request with
your license serial number to
email@example.com. When a new installation of FoodWorks is run for the
first time, enter your license serial number when prompted and then enter
8765309 in place of the number in the box on the Registration Reminder
window. YOU MUST HAVE ADMINISTRATOR RIGHTS ON THE COMPUTER to enter these
numbers, or have started FoodWorks by right-clicking its icon and choosing
"Run as administrator" from the sub-menu that appears. Errors (especially an
error 75) indicate that you are not running under administrator rights.
See your IT department for assistance with rights issues. Support will no longer be available for any FoodWorks installation issues
LOCATING YOUR FOODWORKS SERIAL NUMBER:
You can find your serial number by opening the Help menu on the FoodWorks main
control panel and then choosing About FoodWorks. Or, just click on the “chili
pepper” icon at the left of the FoodWorks Main Control Panel. The serial number is
found in your download confirmation email below the receipt. If you
received your FoodWorks by mail, the serial number is found inside the CD
case on a white label below the CD. If you have an older version of
FoodWorks that was packaged in a box, the serial number is found on a white label on the
bottom of the box and on the flap of the CD envelope.