China grants six month transition period for new pet food labels

CHINA – The Chinese Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Affairs (MARA) has issued an additional six months transition period for domestic and foreign pet food producers to transition to new labels as per the new […]

Australia and New Zealand alcohol producers to develop warning labels on products

AUSTRALIA – Alcohol producers will be forced to label their products with warnings relating to the risks of drinking during pregnancy in an agreement reached by Australian and New Zealand ministers. According to Food Business […]

UAE issues new labeling and licence regulations for dairy and beverages

ASIA- The United Arab Emirates (UAE) cabinet has issued regulations for the dairy, beverages and juice categories, requiring licencing of companies as well as proper labeling of the products to ensure conformity to standards. The […]

US Food and Drug Administration question standards of identity on non-dairy products

USA – The Food and Drug Administration has signalled that it plans to start enforcing a federal standard that defines “milk” as coming from the “milking of one or more healthy cows.” According to CNN, […]