7th January 2019
The UK government has been urged to implement mandatory ‘method of production’ labelling in order to “make good” on its promises and ensure the country’s agri-food sector sets the “gold standard” of production after Britain's withdrawal from the European Union.
You can read the full article HERE
Food Labelling Services comments:
The Food Information Regulations (EU) 1169/2011 states that food labelling information must always be open, honest and fair, and must not mislead consumers as to the nature, substance or quality of the food. It is therefore important that the overall presentation of the product is not misleading, including marketing messages, design, colour schemes, packaging shape, etc. Any reference to fake farms or images of rolling fields, when the animals are not reared in these conditions could be misleading.