Nutrition labelling – will you beat the FIR phase 2 deadline?

Compliance. Don’t you just love it? Thought so. In which case, you’ll know that phase two of the Food Information Regulations comes into effect on December 13. Cue piles of paperwork, loads of cross-referencing and many extra hours of hard grind, especially for owner-operators and QA/technical managers. But it doesn’t have to be this way. If you … [Read more...]

Countdown to nutrition information: three top tips

The countdown has begun. On December 13, 2016, the second round of FIC/FIR/EU 1169 provisions will come into force. As John Prendergast explains on a new post on the Infood website, this will mean that all pre-packed foods will need to provide nutritional information per 100g of product. John looks back on the first 12 months of FIR and how … [Read more...]

Meet us at Food Matters Live

CyBake director Martin Coyle is taking part in business matchmaking sessions at the Food Matters Live conference on November 17 and 18. If you are going, why not arrange a meet? Food Matters Live, which takes place at London's ExCel centre, focuses on the relationship between food, health and nutrition. Martin will be there to talk about Infood, … [Read more...]