Strategic advice on nutritional products
July 27, 2011
2012 will see advertising messages across the functional food market moving in a new direction as the European Commission begins to finalise its draft article 13.1 “Union List” of permitted health claims, an industry adviser has said.
July 18, 2011
A problem-solving workshop to give food supplement manufacturers practical guidance on entering European, Asian and Latin American markets will be hosted by international food and nutrition policy consultancy EAS in October.
June 15, 2011
Authorities across Asia are increasingly considering health logos for food and beverage products that meet certain nutritional criteria to help combat rising obesity rates in the region, international food policy consultancy EAS has said.
June 07, 2011
International food policy consultancy EAS this month appointed Cashmer Dirampaten as Food Regulation Manager to focus on existing and developing food regulation and its impact on the industry across Asia.
June 02, 2011
The threat of a first EU-wide ban on the use of article 13.1 claims on the European Commission’s negative register is not expected before summer next year, international food policy consultancy EAS has said.
May 23, 2011
Singapore’s Agri-Food & Veterinary Authority’s (AVA) amendment of the country’s food regulations last month means manufacturers of products containing ingredients known to cause hypersensitivity will have to adhere to new labelling practices, international food policy consultancy EAS has said.
May 17, 2011
Food companies will need to become highly effective at developing new approaches to communication if the EU authorities adopt the European Food Safety Authority’s (EFSA) opinions as they stand, EAS has said.
May 05, 2011
The ten biggest opportunities and challenges facing the placing on the market of functional food and food supplements will be up for discussion at next week's Vitafoods Discussion Forum in Geneva.
April 08, 2011
International food policy consultancy EAS has appointed Evon Chan as a regional regulatory affairs adviser to utilise her expertise in food and nutritional product marketing across the Asian region.
April 06, 2011
International food policy consultancy EAS will hold a workshop in Singapore next week to give companies looking to launch products internationally an in-depth session on the regulations and practices in Asian, European and Latin American markets.