Danone and Nestlé are among nearly 40 stakeholders calling for Nutri-Score to become the mandatory nutrition labelling system across the EU. Read more
The EU has approved an increase in US beef imports to the EU, in a move to ease transatlantic tensions, according to a report by Reuters. Read more
The European Commission has announced a new initiative worth €200.9 million, which will be used in 2020 to fund promotion activities for EU agri-food products in and outside the EU... Read more
The EU and China has concluded negotiations on a bilateral agreement which will protect 100 European geographical indications (GI) in China, and 100 Chinese GI in the EU, against i... Read more
The Smart Protein project has been awarded €8.2 million funding from the European Union’s Horizon 2020 programme to develop new alternative proteins. Read more
Nestlé has today pledged to increase the amount of recycled plastic it uses in various forms of food packaging throughout the European Union by 2025. Read more
Russia has increased its standard rate of VAT, adding more pressure to a food industry constrained by ongoing trade restrictions. Read more
Consumers in the UK face rising food prices and diminished food security after Brexit, a parliamentary report has warned. Read more
The European Commision has granted €22m in funding to a Glanbia-led project which aims to convert by-products from dairy production into materials such as biodegradable plastic. Read more
BRF has announced that it its newly-appointed CEO José Aurélio Drummond Jr has resigned just three days before shareholders meet to select a new board of directors. Read more
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