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Mead Johnson 'can't predict how or when' SEC China infant formula probe will end

Mead Johnson 'can't predict how or when' SEC China infant formula probe will end | Food Authenticity | Scoop.it
Mead Johnson Nutrition cannot foresee "how or when" the US Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) will conclude its investigation into the promotional practices of its Chinese infant formula business.
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Palm Oil Giant Launches Web Portal to Make Its Supply Chain Transparent

Palm Oil Giant Launches Web Portal to Make Its Supply Chain Transparent | Food Authenticity | Scoop.it
The online dashboard, which went live last week, maps all of palm oil giant Wilmar's suppliers in Indonesia and Malaysia.
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NZ: Packhouse fined after fraud

FreshPlaza is the number one portal for the fresh produce industry, offering the latest news, job advertisements, pricewatch, and photo albums
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Growing menace of food fraud in Yorkshire

Growing menace of food fraud in Yorkshire | Food Authenticity | Scoop.it
Tough sanctions should be brought to bear on those who commit food fraud in what is an increasingly complicated global market an MP warned last night as figures show there have been over a hundred cases in the county in recent years.
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Food safety MEPs call for country of origin labelling of meat in processed foods

Food safety MEPs call for country of origin labelling of meat in processed foods | Food Authenticity | Scoop.it
All the latest news from the Press Service of the European Parliament: votes, resolutions, debates, parliamentary committees and the plenary.
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Supermarket sting exposes misleading claims

Supermarket sting exposes misleading claims | Food Authenticity | Scoop.it
A leading consumer advocate is calling for better food labelling after a supermarket sting on products claiming to be good for your waistline. - New Zealand Herald
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A Lab Is Trying to Keep China From Dodging U.S. Tariffs on Honey

A Lab Is Trying to Keep China From Dodging U.S. Tariffs on Honey | Food Authenticity | Scoop.it
A lab is at the forefront of an effort to keep China from dodging United States tariffs on honey.
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Chinese Milk Is Being Dumped In Fields

Chinese Milk Is Being Dumped In Fields | Food Authenticity | Scoop.it
In a country still haunted by bitter memories of food shortages,which during the Great Leap Forward led tens of millions of Chinese to become “hungry ghosts,” the sight of milk being dumped in fields makes for painful viewing. But currently in Hebei, Shandong, Inner Mongolia, and many more places, milk [...]
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Guangdong’s Infant Formula Maker, Yashili International, Announces Profit Losses

Guangdong’s Infant Formula Maker, Yashili International, Announces Profit Losses | Food Authenticity | Scoop.it
Chinese milk powder maker Yashili International Holdings Ltd said on Wednesday [14 January 2015] it expects its 2014 net profit to fall about 40 percent, hit by slowing demand for baby formula and ...
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Counterfeit MAC makeup could be toxic

Counterfeit MAC makeup could be toxic | Food Authenticity | Scoop.it
Counterfeiters are trying to cash in on MAC cosmetics popularity and that’s putting consumers’ health at risk.
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Vegetables, fruits also a food safety threat, experts say

Vegetables, fruits also a food safety threat, experts say | Food Authenticity | Scoop.it
While page after page of restaurants were implicated for contaminated meat and dairy products, agriculture experts say the public should think twice before seeking refuge in a vegetarian diet.
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Australian grower group raises alarm over “grim” state of Chinese food safety

Australian grower group raises alarm over “grim” state of Chinese food safety | Food Authenticity | Scoop.it
Ausveg says China's latest poor food safety determination underscores a need for clearer country of origin labels on imports.
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China arrests 110 people suspected of selling contaminated pork

China arrests 110 people suspected of selling contaminated pork | Food Authenticity | Scoop.it
People were allegedly part of network that bought pigs that had died of disease at low prices
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High Court dispute over company set up to sell baby milk formula resolved

High Court dispute over company set up to sell baby milk formula resolved | Food Authenticity | Scoop.it
A High Court dispute between businessmen over a company set up to sell baby milk formula to China, has been resolved.
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Slaughterhouse boss admits charges over UK horsemeat scandal

Slaughterhouse boss admits charges over UK horsemeat scandal | Food Authenticity | Scoop.it
Peter Boddy, 65, admits to failing to abide by EU regulations concerning more than 17 horse carcasses
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Ting Hsin prepares NT$3bn for food safety fund

Ting Hsin International Group (頂新國際集團) yesterday said that it had remitted NT$3 billion (US$95.77 million) from overseas assets to a special account in Taishin International Bank (台新銀行) to create the food safety fund it previously promised to set up in the aftermath of food scares last year.
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One third of sample goods bought from Chinese websites ‘fake’, study finds

One third of sample goods bought from Chinese websites ‘fake’, study finds | Food Authenticity | Scoop.it
More than a third of products bought online by watchdog found to be fake or substandard
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Half of Chinese food plants fail inspections

Half of Chinese food plants fail inspections | Food Authenticity | Scoop.it
Quality control specialist says 48.1 per cent of the inspections it carried out in China last year failed to meet modern health and safety standards
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2.5 Million Pounds of Meat, Poultry Recalled for Pathogen Contamination in 2014

2.5 Million Pounds of Meat, Poultry Recalled for Pathogen Contamination in 2014 | Food Authenticity | Scoop.it
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Study backs organised crime links to counterfeit medicines

Study backs organised crime links to counterfeit medicines | Food Authenticity | Scoop.it
A study of counterfeits of a single drug brand suggests one organised, criminal organisation is probably behind the trade.
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Hong Kong is taking on formula companies’ far-fetched “toddler milk” claims

Ads for "toddler milk" and "growing-up milk" formulas say they make kids healthier, and even smarter.
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New labelling standard for infant formula in NZ

New labelling standard for infant formula in NZ | Food Authenticity | Scoop.it
Food Safety Minister Jo Goodhew has welcomed a new standard under the Animal Products Act that clarifies the labelling requirements for infant formula exports.
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