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Food Safety, Regulations & Labeling - Global Annual Review - 2016

Mintel’s Annual Overviews take a look back at 2015 and provide a detailed overview of the key issues faced by key categories through the year. Including; a full market overview, an in-depth review of the big stories from the year as well as our forecast for the future of these markets.

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  1. Overview

    • The Big Stories

      • Fallout from the avian flu in the US prompts a surge in demand for egg replacers
        • Figure 1: Concerns around specific food safety issues, UK, March 2015
        • Figure 2: Global use of select egg ingredients within top 5 categories that contain egg ingredients, 2013 – 15
        • Figure 3: Types of food avoided, UK, June 2014
      • Front of pack labelling important to guide consumers to healthier choices
        • Figure 4: Characteristics associated with nutritional facts panel on food packaging, US, May 2015
        • Figure 5: Attitudes towards healthy eating, UK, November 2014
        • Figure 6: Attitudes toward healthy food/products, Brazil, 2015
      • The changing landscape of GMO policy in the EU reflects internal conflicts
        • Figure 7: US food and drink launches with GMO-free claims, 2011 – 15
        • Figure 8: I would never buy food that has been genetically modified, Europe, 2015 Q4
    • Notable Products of the Past Year

      • Notable products of 2015
      • Looking to the Future

        • The FDA is seeking comments about how to define ‘natural’
          • Figure 9: Attitudes towards healthy lifestyles, Europe, 2015 Q4
          • Figure 10: Global food and drink launches with a natural claim* and specific natural claims, 2011 – 15
          • Figure 11: Importance of ‘natural’ by purchase motivation, US, May 2015
        • Taxing our taste for sugar
          • Figure 12: I am actively reducing my consumption of, or avoiding, sugary foods, Europe, 2015 Q4
          • Figure 13: Taking more steps to avoid sugar/sweeteners, by consumer awareness of changes in media coverage on sugar, UK, September 2014
        • Clearer labelling for ‘free-from’ products
          • Figure 14: Percentage change in food and drink launches with suitable for claims, global, 2014 – 15
          • Figure 15: Reasons for purchase of free-from foods*, by Millennial parents, US, February 2015
          • Figure 16: Percentage change in food and drink launches with diabetic claim, by region, 2013 – 15
      • The Analyst’s View

        Food Safety, Regulations & Labeling - Global Annual Review - 2016

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