MesurACC®

What is MesurACC?

MesurACC is a food labelling typographical tool created by ACC Label to verify food labels with respect to the various typographical requirements of food labelling regulations.

MesurACC won the 2016 SIAL Innvovation Award for the Equipement, Packaging and Technologies product category.

Who should use MesurACC?

  • Regulatory Affairs Managers
  • Inspectors enforcing label compliance
  • Food labelling consultants
  • Anyone involved with food labelling

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Video Demonstration of MesurACC

 

Features

Épaisseur de ligne mask

Rule Sizes

The lines may be used to measure leading (spacing between lines of text), as well as the thickness of lines in the Nutrition Facts table:

  • The 0.25 point hairline rule is required in the
    US Nutrition Facts table (NFT).
  • The 0.5 point thin rule is required for the
    Canadian standard NFT.
  • The 1 point rule is required above Calories in the Canadian standard NFT.
  • The 2 point rule is required in the Canadian standard NFT, below the serving size declaration and above the vitamin declaration.
  • The 3 point rule may be used to measure the spacing required between the outer box outline of the Canadian NFT and the text enclosed.
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Hauteur de caractères mask

Type height
in points

Type height for different point sizes of Helvetica® font (for uppercase and lowercase letters).

Mesure de ligne mask

Type height
in mm and inches

Clear see through polymer allows to measure, between lines, type heights on printed material.
Measures shown in both millimetres and fractions of an inch.

Billingual Nutrition Facts Table mask

Canadian Bilingual Standard
Nutrition Facts Table
Model 3.1

By overlapping this Nutrition Facts table over the one on the printed label, one can easily verify whether all the typographical requirements are met.

Conversion table mask

Conversion of Font Sizes

Conversion of Helvetica® font sizes in points versus mm and inches, for uppercase letters (left-hand column) and lowercase letters (right-hand column).

Declaration of net quantity mask

Type Height Requirements

Table of Canadian and USA minimum type requirements for the net quantity declarations, based on the packaging dimensions.

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