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Regional foods fight back

Japan’s largest retailer backs local produce

As part of the Slow Food movement, Japanese consumers are reacting against the inexorable growth of fastfood and ready meals, and seeking out local and traditional produce. And most surprisingly, the country’s largest retailer is...

US: Food Lion ups regional awareness

US: Food Lion ups regional awareness

Food Lion, the US subsidiary of Brussels-based Delhaize, has said that its stores in North Carolina will support local food producers and manufacturers with a “got to be NC products” promotional campaign.

EU: Regional labelling legislation tightened

EU: Regional labelling legislation tightened

The European Parliament has voted to tighten legislation covering the labelling of food products in the EU in order to give greater protection to European producers of regional specialities and traditional food.