Natural labels

Naturally confusing

Consumers, seeing the word “natural” on pack implies that the product is somehow healthier. More than 60% of Australians are more likely to buy food or drinks labelled…

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The convenience challenge

The increase in inner city dwellers with smaller kitchens and the choice of restaurants, bistros and cafes nearby has shifted shopping habits. Many are shopping more frequently –…

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Organics lose out to non-GMO

In the US, shoppers appear to be settling for non-GMO products rather than going the extra mile and buying more expensive organic items. A Washington-based reporter recently did…

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EU’s land demand

Feeding Europe requires an area outside the EU the size of France and Italy combined – a situation NGO Friends of the Earth (FOE) has labelled unjust, irresponsible…

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