Mandatory origin labelling extended to meat products.Read More Meat labelling loophole closed
CHOICE says brand names implying naturalness and healthiness may not be living up to their image.Read More Health focused food trademarks trick shoppers
CHOICE survey suggests consumers want to be able to support Australian farmers and manufacturing jobsRead More Shoppers want food and manufacturing origin info
The forum considered standards issues on free range eggs, food labelling and consumer standards issues.Read More Standards Australia: Consumer Standing Forum update
But cautions against denying consumers information on food manufacturing.Read More CHOICE welcomes initiative on country of origin labelling
CHOICE has welcomed Senate committee recognition of the need for clearer labelling of origin of products.Read More Current country of origin labelling causing confusion
Recent studies however are finding that consumer’s are not taking advantage of this smart shopping tool.Read More Unit pricing is smart shopping practice, but do consumers care?
It’s about to get a lot harder to believe food advertising.Read More What is the sound of consumer rights disappearing? Silence….
Truth in food labelling takes back-seat to industry pressure.Read More Health Ministers serve up food marketing free-for-all
Proposed new accreditation standards for free-range eggs aim to drastically increase the density of laying birds, but guidance for consumers remains unaddressed.Read More New standards could make you choose between the chicken and egg
CHOICE has met with officials from state and territory governments, along with key industry and health group representatives, to discuss the development of a single front-of-pack food labelling system.Read More Governments and stakeholders turn attention to front-of-pack labelling
CFA Member CHOICE is calling for proposed rules that would restrict ‘fat free’ and ‘% fat free’ claims on food packaging to be extended to cover all claims about fat content.Read More Big fat loophole for food claims