How food is labelled in the EU

EU: Country info – but not traffic lights – gets MEP backing

Compulsory country-of-origin food labelling could become mandatory for all meat, poultry, dairy products and other single-ingredient products sold in the…

EU: Consumer group hits out at EU labelling plans

Consumer lobbyists in Europe have criticised EU politicians for not helping shoppers choose healthier food after Brussels said that it…

EU: MEPs vote against mandatory traffic-light labels

European politicians have voted against imposing traffic-light nutrition labels on foodstuffs sold across the EU. MEPs sitting on the European…

UK: FSA agrees single front-of-pack label plan

The UK's Food Standards Agency this morning (10 March) agreed to the implementation of a single approach to front-of-pack (FOP)…