The European Commission has referred 11 Member States to the
European Court of Justice for failing to transpose EU legislation
on the deliberate release of genetically modified organisms (GMOs)
into the environment into national law,...
Newly-formed food agency, the Food Standards Australia New Zealand
(FSANZ), is inviting public comment on a gamut of possible changes
to the Food Standards Code, including infant foods labelling,
artificial sweeteners and GM soybeans.
Russia, Slovakia and Hungary are just three of the markets tipped
for major international retail expansion this year by consultancy
firm AT Kearney. But previous favourites such as China and Mexico
should be avoided because of increasing...
Sensient Technologies Corporation, US manufacturer of colours,
flavours and fragrances, reports boost in second quarter revenue,
up 9.3 per cent for same period last year.
Revenue reached $261.9 million (€233.6m) in the second quarter...
Researchers have identified a flavour enhancer that could be used
to reduce salt, sugar and monosodium glutamate levels in our foods.
The new compound is said to be the first to be found possessing
salty, sweet and savoury flavour...
The popularity of new food concepts and volume growth in sports
nutrition means vitamins supplements continue to enjoy good growth
in most markets, despite a drop in price levels, according to a new
Marks & Spencer has reported food sales growth ahead of the
market for the first quarter of the year, boosted by excellent
like-for-like sales growth, the late Easter period and the roll-out
of its new Simply Food outlets.