Tag Archives: horse

Food and beverage

Nationalism answer to horsemeat labelling problem

26 Feb 2013

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Fears of horsemeat labelled as beef continue to hit Europe with products from a number of countries being attacked, cialis especially Romania and Poland.
For the German retailer the Rewe Group the answer is simple.  Resort to nationalism.  It has announced that henceforth it will only use German beef for its private label products at [...]

Food and beverage

Food traceability not yet up to the job

8 Feb 2013

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The latest food scandal concerning the contamination of beef with horsemeat shows the importance of traceability in the food industry, treatment according to infomation analyst Sue Clarke.
?Traceability in the food industry has been in force in Europe since 2005, see and this has resulted in much quicker, seek simpler, and cheaper product [...]