The Gluten Free Industry Association (GFIA) has been formed to support companies involved in the manufacture and trade of gluten free products.
The Food & Drink Federation (FDF) has launched a new best practice guide to support manufacturers on the labelling of food products containing gluten. Gluten Labelling Best Practice: How to label pre-packaged foods which include cereals containing gluten aims to help manufacturers adhere to the Food Information to Consumers (FIC) Regulation – which in December […]
Today (11 May) sees the start of Coeliac Awareness Week, organized by Coeliac UK, which aims to reach the half a million people currently living with undiagnosed coeliac disease in the UK. The week is designed to help people become more informed, empowered and confident to have their symptoms investigated and seek a diagnosis, as […]
Natural and organic product wholesaler Tree of Life has produced its Gluten Free Buying Guide for 2015, an updated guide aiming to provide retailers with an easier way to select the right products for their customer base. The guide is designed to address the potential confusion retailers can face in navigating the gluten-free category and […]
Eat Natural’s new Toasted Muesli with Buckwheat has launched onto the market as the first free-from cereal available in a single portion pouch. Certified gluten-free by Coeliac UK, the product is a blend of toasted buckwheat and crisped rice with raisins, mixed seeds, coconut, honey, and a pinch of cinnamon. The 65g single serve pouch […]
Gluten-free credentials are increasingly finding their way into the UK beauty sector, with a 22% increase in the use of the gluten-free claims in 2013 compared with the previous year, according to a blog by Mintel’s Lucy Cornford. With only 1% of launches specifically highlighting their gluten-free credentials on pack, she says that the potential […]
The UK’s first chilled gluten-free savoury pastry range has been launched by Riverside Bakery in Nottingham. The Too Good To Be Gluten Free NO.G range is registered by Coeliac UK and includes Slow Cooked Beef & Mushroom Pie, Butternut, Spinach & Emmental Pie, Pepperoni Pizza, Cheese & Tomato Topped Frittata, Mini Cheese & Bacon Souffles, […]