front-of-pack labeling

EU-wide labeling scheme decision pushed forward to 2023 as Commission admits ‘complex’ situation

In 2020 the European Commission committed to introduce a mandatory and harmonised front-of-pack nutritional labeling scheme across member states as part of the Green Deal and its Farm to fork strategy and to reduce obesity.​ ​ The Commission said it would submit a proposal by the end of this year. A European Parliament roundtable debate …

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EU-wide labeling scheme decision pushed forward to spring 2023 as Commission admits ‘complex’ situation

In 2020 the European Commission committed to introduce a mandatory and harmonised front-of-pack nutritional labeling scheme across member states as part of the Green Deal and its Farm to fork strategy and to reduce obesity.​ ​ The Commission said it would submit a proposal by the end of this year. But a final decision has …

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Food labeling has a significant impact on consumer decision-making

In September 2022, the European Commission’s Joint Research Center (JRC), which acts as the Commission’s science and knowledge service, published the results of four scientific studies exploring how food industry players are currently communicating food information to consumers. The results provide guidance on various areas within food information, including front-of-pack nutrition labelling, digital communication and …

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