French Act on Transparency of agricultural and food products – Ban of “animal” terms on plant-based alternatives

On 5th June 2020 France notified to the EU Commission via TRIS system the "Act on the transparency of information on agricultural and food products". France deemed that the measure won't have a significant impact on international trade or the internal market. Therefore, lacking any reference to the mutual recognition principle, we assume it will … Continue reading French Act on Transparency of agricultural and food products – Ban of “animal” terms on plant-based alternatives

100″ Food News 5 – ABInbev antitrust investigation, titanium dioxide ban, trans fats limitations

Today's 100 Seconds Food News is online. Brought to you by Bert Popping of FOCOS - Food Consulting... Strategically and Cesare Varallo of Food Law Latest  Topics: 1. ABInbev fined 200 millions € by the EU Commission in antitrust investigation 2. France ban on titanium dioxide from 2020 3. IFBA pledge to phase out trans … Continue reading 100″ Food News 5 – ABInbev antitrust investigation, titanium dioxide ban, trans fats limitations