Module 1 – The Senior’s Food Market Opportunity
Module 2 – The Healthcare and Nutritional Needs of Seniors
Module 3 – Food Fortification for Health Management
Module 4 – Designing New Foods for Seniors
Module 5 – The 5 Phases of New Product Development
Module 6 – Nutrition and Health Claims
Module 7 – Innovative Packaging and Food Labelling
Module 9 – Seniors’ Unique Barriers and Needs
Module 10 – Using Innovation to Create Opportunities
Module 11- The Design Thinking Process
Module 12 – Researching Senior Consumers’ Needs
Module 13 – Effective Marketing Approaches to Senior Consumers
Module 14 – Business Models for the Seniors Market
Module 15 – Creating a Seniors Food Marketing Strategy
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An international regulatory review of food health-related claims in functional food products labeling
The present work is focused on describing the current status of the international regulatory framework for health-related claims in functional food products and the state of the art regarding these products market, focusing on those with health-related claims.
Evaluation of a) Regulation (EC) No 1924/2006 on nutrition and health claims made on food with regard to nutrient profiles and health claims made on plants and their preparations and of b) the general regulatory framework for their use in foods.
EU legislation and EFSA guidance documents detail how to compile dossiers for submission and the information and studies required for the evaluation. EFSA’s guidance is updated regularly so applicants should check they are using the latest version before applying.
Nutrition and health claims.
What is a nutrition claim?
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