Scotland rolls out minimum alcohol pricing after years of legal blocks

By |maj 2nd, 2018|Alcohol Minimum Unit Pricing, Alcohol policy, EU Alcohol Strategy, News, Scotland|

Scotland on Tuesday (1 May) introduced minimum pricing for alcohol, in what First Minister Nicola Sturgeon hailed as a "bold" and "brave" policy move that has endured years of legal battles.

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Alcohol industry’s labelling proposal prioritises ‘flexibility’

By |marec 2nd, 2018|alcohol labelling, Alcohol policy, Big Alcohol, EU Alcohol Strategy, Food labelling, News|

Producers will decide how best to convey alcohol information – either on the label and online or just on the internet, EURACTIV.com has learnt.

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‘Responsible Party’ campaign tries to rekindle EU alcohol debate

By |januar 29th, 2018|Alcohol policy, Big Alcohol, Erasmus, EU Alcohol Strategy, labelling, News, responsible erasmus|

It takes willingness from all sides in order to make the EU's Alcohol and Health Forum (EAHF) effective, a European Commission official has said, urging businesses and health NGOs to return to the discussion table.

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Combat digestive diseases with tighter controls on the alcohol and food industry

By |december 12th, 2017|Alcohol, Alcohol policy, digestive disease, food & drink industries, healthy diets, News, preventive medicine, trans-fats|

You are what you eat, the saying goes, but what about what we drink? Dietary regulations across Europe need to be stricter if digestive disease rates are to fall, writes Thierry Ponchon.

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‘Sea Battle’: Students learn to party smart on boat cruise

By |december 7th, 2017|alcohol advertising, Alcohol policy, binge drinking, EU Alcohol Strategy, News|

As part of the “Responsible Party” alcohol prevention programme [See background], Pernod Ricard Sweden has joined forces with the Erasmus Students Network (ESN) to implement a unique “Sea Battle” project.

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ESN President: Access to water is an integral part of ‘Responsible Party’

By |december 6th, 2017|Alcohol, Alcohol policy, EU Alcohol Strategy, News, responsible erasmus|

Access to water is essential while consuming alcohol and it’s one of the main tools of “Responsible” Party” campaign, João Pinto, the president of the Erasmus Student Network, told EURACTIV.com in an interview.

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‘Responsible Party’ has impact on students’ drinking habits, report finds

By |december 4th, 2017|alcohol advertising, Alcohol policy, Big Alcohol, eurocare, News, Spirits Europe|

'Responsible Party', an awareness-raising campaign against the excessive use of alcohol, has helped students consume less alcohol and improve their habits by drinking water too, a study has found.

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What are you drinking?

By |oktober 19th, 2017|agri-food sector, Alcohol, Alcohol policy, calorific intake, EU Alcohol Strategy, Food labelling, labelling requirements, News, obesity|

A can of soup, a carton of juice, a bottle of wine.When shopping for any of the above, it stands to reason that you could turn to the calories or inspect the ingredients. As you’d imagine, food and drink producers are obliged to label their produces’ ingredients and calorie content. Wine, however, is exempt.

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