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  • Risk and the food industry

    United Kingdom 31.01.2006

    Nanny says eat... but at your own risk It’s a wonder we are brave enough to leave our beds in the morning. Life seems to be becoming more and more of...

  • Nutritional criteria – which one?

    United Kingdom 20.12.2005

    The Food Standards Agency (FSA) has been progressing both a voluntary signposting scheme for packaged foods and a nutritional criteria to the Office...

  • Nutritional criteria: what will it mean for your products?

    United Kingdom 02.08.2005

    The groundwork for the implementation of proposals first outlined in the November 2004 UK governments’ White Paper ‘Choosing Health’ continues apace....

  • The food sector and its investment potential

    United Kingdom 30.06.2005

    Introduction The €1.3bn acquisition of Picard Surgeles, the French producer and retailer of frozen foods, by BC Partners at the end of 2004 capped a...

  • Ban on smoking at work proposed

    United Kingdom 29.06.2005

    On 20 June 2005 the Department of Health issued a consultation paper (Consultation on the Smokefree Elements of the Health Improvement and Protection...

  • Broadcasters must give a right to reply

    United Kingdom 22.06.2005

    Ofcom has upheld a complaint of unfair treatment from Novartis AG about a documentary, Dying for Drugs, broadcast by Channel 4 in April 2003. The Adjudication...

  • Advertising Standards Authority decisions relating to the food industry 2005

    United Kingdom 30.05.2005

    Frosties – implication product was healthy due to football reference The Advertising Standards Authority (ASA) acted on a complaint that the claim “…eat...

  • US Cereals law suit over “low sugar” claims

    United Kingdom 30.05.2005

    An American woman has filed a lawsuit in March 2005 against food companies including Kraft Foods, General Mills and Kellogg alleging that “low sugar” breakfast...

  • Food Supplement Directive – EU court challenge

    United Kingdom 30.05.2005

    The European Food Supplement Directive 2002/46/EC (“FSD”) is due to come into force on 1st August 2005. The FSD will make it illegal to supply any products...

  • Disputed protected designation of origin: “Feta” Cheese

    United Kingdom 30.05.2005

    A northern English cheese producer has brought an action against the European Commission over the right to use the label “feta” on its cheese products...