23 Dec 16

All mandatory product information is now available

EU FIC REGULATIONS ON FOOD LABELING - VANDEMOORTELE’S RESPONSE  (with respect to B2B food information – Art. 8.8 of FIC)

The EU Food Information for Consumers Regulation (EU FIC) (1169/2011) sets out a number of obligations with respect to mandatory and voluntary food labeling.

The legislation requires that all food business operators, at all stages of the food chain, must clearly communicate this list of food information to customers:

  1. Name of product
  2. Ingredient list
  3. Allergen declaration
  4. Quid (Quantitative Ingredients Declaration: the quantity of certain ingredients as a percentage of the final product)
  5. Net quantity
  6. Best before date
  7. Storage conditions
  8. Name and address of food business operator
  9. Country of origin if required
  10. Instruction for use
  11. Nutrition declaration

For all technical information related to our products, please visit this page.

NB. Our customers are responsible for communicating the relevant information to their customers. The information should be easy accessible at the location of use.

For more information on the regulation click here.

About Vandemoortele

Vandemoortele is a leading European food group that manufactures and sells high quality food products. Vandemoortele focuses on two activities: Bakery Products and Margarines, Culinary Oils & Fats.

In 2020  Vandemoortele realized a turnover of around EUR 1.2 billion with 4,500 employees. The Vandemoortele Group is present in 12 European countries and the United States, with its own sales organizations and/or production facilities. The head office is based in Ghent, Belgium.

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