Nutrient claims and cartoon characters will sway children
30th June 2016
Front-of-pack nutritional information is largely ignored by children but combine a nutrient claim and a cartoon character and it can “significantly affect” the product choices they make, according to new research.
British pork processor trademarks antibiotic-free logo
29th June 2016
Leading UK pork processor Karro has registered an antibiotic-free logo with the Intellectual Property Office.
Thetrademarked logo depicts a smiling pig’s head with the words ‘antibiotic free’ above.
What are Britain's post-Brexit options and how will it impact industry?
28th June 2016
Rising food prices, watered-down safety standards, food law dictated by big businesses and a disastrous impact on public health. Professor in food policy Tim Lang looks at the options of a post-Brexit UK but sees little light at the end of the channel tunnel.
Label awareness is the biggest habit change
21st June 2016
A high level of shopper awareness over the proposed sugar tax on soft drinks has not yet translated into any comparable change in shopper behaviour – but concern over sugar intake has increased – a new survey has revealed.
Sports food is general food, says long-awaited Commission report
17th June 2016
Sports food belongs under general food law not the upcoming Food for Specific Groups (FSG) regulation, the European Commission has concluded in a report that will leave industry opinion divided.
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