Nestle is in negotiations with New Zealand's newly formed Fonterra
Co-operative Group Ltd.
New data from food product recalls shows that the US and Australia
experienced more food safety scares than the rest of the world.
Dutch Ahold NV is in talks with potential merger partners, the
chief executive announced this week.
Flaxseed may protect postmenopausal women against breast cancer.
Scientsits at the University of Minnesota believe this is the first
study to reveal the link.
One million American young people have taken potentially harmful
sports supplements and drugs.
France has lifted its ban on imports of all live pigs and pork
products from Spain,
Many studies have implied that the regular consumption of black tea
can protect against human cancers - have scientists now found the
Danish food firm Aarhus Oliefabrik announced a new partnership with
Tine Biomarin AS to further develop Maritex,the DNA salts
Relations between Europe and the US may be strained over food trade
disagreements , Roquefort and GM foods to name two, but this week
entente cordiale was witnessed.
Areas of the brain responsible for addictions and eating disorders
are now identified, according to a team of U.S. and Canadian
FDA in Thailand should limit its activities to screening food and
drugs not ads, advertisers claim.
The USDA is proposing new regulations that would require
phytosanitary certificates to accompany all fruits and vegetables
brought into the U.S.
There are no concerns that GM products have a negative impact on
health, a government offical was keen to stress this week.
American Herbal Products Association and the National Nutritional
Foods Association have heavily criticised the findings of a new
study that links colchicine to natural ginkgo.
Functional drinks battle continues between Cola and Pepsi as Cola
targets Ocean Spray/ Nantucket Allserve company.