Brief overview on the Reg. (EU) n. 1169/2011, also known as FIC (“Food information to consumers”).

Following the requests of many of my "non-EU" readers, I publish a brief recap of the new provisions of the Regulation...and some links to useful resources. As of 13 December 2014, new EU food labeling rules are in force: from this date became applicable the Regulation (EU) n. 1169/2011 on food information to consumers, also known … Continue reading Brief overview on the Reg. (EU) n. 1169/2011, also known as FIC (“Food information to consumers”).

Written Q&A to EU Commission – Home made ice cream

Question for written answer E-005715/12 to the Commission Sergio Paolo Francesco Silvestris (PPE) (6 June 2012) Subject: Regulation of homemade ice cream production In the absence of European legislation establishing when ice cream can be described as ‘homemade’, it is viewed simply as a product made by companies that use homemade ingredients, with good, but not always excellent, … Continue reading Written Q&A to EU Commission – Home made ice cream