About: food additives

Health 01-12-2010

MEP: Marketing techniques need to respect privacy

Intrusive marketing practices brought on by the Internet have attracted the attention of the European Parliament, with lawmakers concerned about guaranteeing citizens' privacy, said Philippe Juvin MEP in an interview with EURACTIV.
Agrifood 30-11-2010

Consumer group: Food ads still targeted at kids

Despite industry pledges, children are still being targeted in food adverts and such ads are moving from television to other media such as the Internet, says Ruth Veale of European consumers' organisation BEUC in an interview with EURACTIV. 
Agrifood 30-11-2010

Advertisers: Marketing given disproportionate focus in obesity debate

Marketing and advertising have been unfairly portrayed as the "bad guys" in the obesity debate, argues Will Gilroy from the World Federation of Advertisers (WFA) in an interview with EURACTIV.
Health 19-05-2008

IFPRI: ‘Food crisis not over when prices come down’

While the International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI) does foresee an end to the current commodity price crisis, it underlines that the consequences will be visible for decades to come as children who have suffered from deficiencies in food, for even a couple of months, will never really recover. Von Braun was speaking to EURACTIV in an interview.