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Asian Experience With Positive Front of Pack Labeling

October 17th, 2019

The four countries in East Asia that have implemented a national positive logo (Singapore, Thailand, Malaysia, Brunei) and the three that are developing one (China, Indonesia, Vietnam) all have presented their progress at the Choices Symposium of the Asian Congress on Nutrition, in August in Bali.

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New study shows positive effects of the Choices logo in the Netherlands 

September 30th, 2019

A recently published study by Sinne Smed et al. (Public Health Nutrition, 2019) investigated the effects of the introduction of the Choice logo in the Netherlands on consumer purchasing behaviour. Despite the abundance of front-of-pack labelling systems, we know little about their effects on purchase behaviour in real market conditions. This is mainly due to the fact that many studies have focused on consumers’ attitudes and not on actual purchases.

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Is India ready to reformulate its food products?

September 23rd, 2019

India carries 40% of the world diabetes burden, one third of its child population is undernourished and half of Indian women are anaemic. In addition, obesity and overweight are on the rise. This country is an emblematic case in terms of the double burden of malnutrition, and its population would definitely benefit from healthier food products.

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