New Nutrition Labelling Regulations in the EU: Key Facts and How the UK Might Fit in Post Brexit

by January 26th, 2017

The new EU law on food information to consumers ((EU) No 1169/2011) making it compulsory to provide nutrition information is officially applying as of 13 December 2016, two years after the regulation entered into application (on 13 December 2014). What are the labelling requirements and how do they compare to the recently announced US label, […]

Finland Moving Away from Heavy Regulation on Sugar and Alcohol

by January 19th, 2017

From early 2017, Finland is planning two legislative changes in the alcohol and confectionery markets. The country will remove the so-called sweet tax for confectionery and ice cream, and the Finnish government is planning a wider renewal of alcohol legislation including several changes in the drinking laws. Research analyst Salla Korpivaara discusses what impact this […]

Euromonitor to Speak at HOTCO 2017

by January 17th, 2017

30-31 January, 2017 Hungary, Budapest Hotel Kempinski Corvinus HOTCO is the first international hotel and resort real estate investment conference focusing solely on Central and Eastern Europe. As local economies rebound, CEE has the most potential for hotel development and growth in Europe – HOTCO will be a space where hospitality industry members come together […]

Kurios Lietuvos pramonės ir paslaugų sritys bus svarbiausios 2025 metais?

by January 6th, 2017

Prognozuojama, jog Lietuvos ekonomika 2017-2025 metais išlaikys augimo tempą, o bendra gamybos ir paslaugų sektoriaus vertė 2025 metais sieks atitinkamai 37.7 ir 21.9 milijardo eurų. Gamybos sektoriuje dominuos maisto ir gėrimų pramonė, tačiau jos gamybos augimą lėtins mažėjanti vidaus rinka ir didelė konkurencija eksporto rinkose. Kitos gamybos šakos, tokios kaip inžinerinė pramonė bei baldų ir […]

Kofola Cesko Slovensko Continues Expansion into Southeast Europe

by January 3rd, 2017

In September Kofola Cesko Slovensko purchased Studenac from Croatian company Podravka. With this action Kofola continues its plans to establish a strong presence in Non-Alcoholic drinks market in the Adria region of South-East Europe. Research analyst Gordan Stanic provides his opinion about the reasons behind this acquisition and its impact on the market. Download as […]