Food industry under scrutiny

Food industry praised for health drive

EU health commissioner Markos Kyprianou last week praised the food industry for its efforts to tackle obesity at a controversial…

Obesity, labelling and red tape dominate food industry concerns

Representatives from the EU food and drink industry were in Brussels last week for a biannual meeting organised by their…

EU: Nutrition labelling needs more research

As the food industry grapples with the pressure to produce on-pack nutritional info in a consumer-friendly format, various studies have…

EU: Nestlé highlights flaws in new health & nutrition claim laws

The world’s largest food manufacturer has raised concerns over the practical implementation of the new EU laws which will restrict…

UK: Birds Eye prepared for FSA salt and fat targets

Unilever subsidiary Birds Eye said today (1 November) that its range of ready meals has already met the Food Standards…