Freshfel calls for minimum fruit content to use fruit images on-pack
2nd June 2017
Manufacturers are misleading consumers with images of fresh fruit on packaging when the actual fruit content is minimal or even zero, says trade group Freshfel, as it calls for a legal minimum threshold.
EU botanical health claims: Plant-based dialogue finally blossoming?
23rd May 2017
European Commission work to achieve botanical health claim clarity may finally be on track after a seven-year delay, with a number of public and industry consultations reaching conclusion.
Brexit could pose GM headache for UK
5th May 2017
The UK’s food sector will face “enormous challenges” following Brexit, both in relation to trade with Europe and within its own borders, according to a report by the House of Lords EU energy and environment subcommittee.
Food firm kids’ marketing pledge ‘has no effect in the online area,’ study claims
4th May 2017
Over half of food websites contain advertising specifically targeted to minors, a study has found, as health experts repeat calls for a ban on marketing practices that target children, both online and on television.
EU launches electronic tracking system for organic imports
27th April 2017
A new system to electronically certify imports of organic products and ingredients come into force today, promising to tighten traceability, fight fraud and collect reliable data on organic trade.
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