Researchers from the University of Gottingen evaluated the potentially detrimental effects that Health claims and front-of-packaging Nutrition Labeling may play in a consumer’s purchasing and consumption behaviors.
Nutrition labeling has always been instrumental in public health policy for informing Consumers on making healthier food choices. Most developed countries have determined guidelines for mandatory nutrition labeling in order to help consumers reduce their intake of unhealthy nutrients and increase their intake of the healthy ones. However, in recent years, manufacturers have found a way to manipulate the guidelines to serve their needs and increase sales. They … Read More