New EU Food Labeling Regulation Published
28 November 2011
Mayer Brown Legal Update
Regulation (EC) No. 1169/2011 on the provision of food information to consumers (“the Regulation”) was published on 22 November 2011 in the EU Official Journal. The Regulation contains the new EU food labeling rules thereby repealing the nutrition labeling (90/496/EEC) and food labeling (2000/13/EC) Directives and consolidating their provisions under one Regulation.