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, […]

Convenience and Nutrition Important in Infant Formula Innovation

by October 24th, 2016

  Milk formula manufacturers are focusing on creating individually packed milk formula products. This effectively lets consumers skip the step of measuring out the amount of formula needed. Nestle has also developed a single-serve milk formula machine similar to Nespresso. In nutrition, companies are constantly researching how to get formula closer to breast milk by […]

Nutrition Takeaways from The Sugar Summit Hosted by Sugarwise

by October 21st, 2016

On 12 October 2016, the Sugarwise kite mark founders organised a summit in the House of Commons, aimed at discussing current states of obesity, sugar overconsumption and ways of promoting low sugar and overall healthier diets. The perfectly balanced blend of health specialists, public health campaign and charity representatives, as well as food and drink […]

Nutrition 2015 Key Findings: Bread is the Protein of Today and Alcohol Could Be the Sugar of Tomorrow

by October 17th, 2016

The new edition of Passport Nutrition is out and with that a whole set of exciting data to unveil. This time, not only will we discover the nutrients purchased from Packaged Food (PF) and Soft Drinks (SD), but also Fresh Foods (FF) and Alcoholic Drinks (AD). With malnutrition, and diet-related diseases still on the rise, […]

Euromonitor to Speak at Health and Nutrition in Russia and CIS 2016

by October 8th, 2016

Event: Exhibition “Health & Nutrition” and Forum “Functional Ingredients, Health Food Products & Dietary Supplements” Date: October 31st –November 1st Venue: World Trade Center Location: Moscow, Russia Event Description: The “Health & Nutrition” Exhibition is based on the great success of last year’s event “Vitafoods in Russia and CIS”. The event features a unique format: Exhibition + Forum. Alongside […]

No Sugar Please: New Euromonitor Research Shows How Snacks are Being Redefined

by October 4th, 2016

LONDON, UK – Global market research company Euromonitor International presented new research at the London press briefing, ‘No Sugar Please: How Snacks are Being Redefined’. According to the presentation, growth of healthy snacks rose by 7 percent in 2014-2015 compared to ‘conventional’ snacks, which only increased by 5 percent. “The growth in healthy snacks was […]