Outgoing Commissioner Andriukaitis suggests disbanding EU alcohol forum

By |oktober 9th, 2019|Alcohol, Big Alcohol, EU Alcohol Strategy, News, Vytenis Andriukaitis|

The EU Alcohol and Health Forum (EAHF), which aims to tackle alcohol-related harm, should come to an end because its stakeholders have not been able to find common ground, the outgoing EU Health Commissioner Vytenis Andriukaitis has said.

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EU official: Commission seeks ‘quick fix’ solution on alcohol labelling proposals

By |september 26th, 2018|Alcohol, alcohol labelling, Big Alcohol, EU Alcohol Strategy, News|

The European Commission is pushing for a “quick fix” solution to the alcohol labelling deadlock before the end of its mandate, a Commission official close to the issue told EURACTIV.com.

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Plain packaging: ‘Brand-theft’ or better consumer protection?

By |junij 4th, 2018|alcohol advertising, alcohol ban, Big Alcohol, Big Tobacco, food ban, Framework Convention on Tobacco Control, health warnings, News, plain package, Tobacco Product Directive|

The rising trend of imposing plain packaging on unhealthy products has raised eyebrows in the industry, which fears that its brands are under threat. The World Health Organisation, on the other hand, insists that the measure provides a long-term benefi...

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Alcohol labelling proposal fails to end debate on calories

By |marec 13th, 2018|Alcohol, alcohol labelling, Big Alcohol, EU Alcohol Strategy, News|

The alcohol industry presented on 12 March their self-regulatory proposal on labelling, focusing on “flexibility” for wine, beer, spirits and cider. Alcohol makers will be free to decide whether to place information on the label, online or both.

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Off-label proposals for alcohol labelling are not enough

By |marec 8th, 2018|alcohol ban, alcohol labelling, Big Alcohol, EU Alcohol Strategy, News|

Nutritional information should be clearly marked on the labels of alcohol products, and the off-label proposals being put forward by industry are not sufficient, writes Professor Markus Peck-Radosavljevic.

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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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‘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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