Challenges in monitoring and enforcing changes to FIR in the UK and across EU Member States will be tackled during this forum. Key topics on the day will also include country of origin labelling, voluntary nutritional labelling, innovation - including barcode technology and consumer behaviour. Speakers will include representatives from Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs; Morrisons; Kantar Worldpanel; British Hospitality Association and GS1 UK.
This seminar offers a timely opportunity to discuss priorities for food security in the UK and Britain’s role in helping meet global challenges. It will discuss the upcoming EFRA Committee’s third report as well as opportunities for improving the development and implementation of the UK Agricultural Technologies Strategy, the impact of the Met Office’s new long range forecasting service for the food sector, and emerging options for improving the sustainability of UK farming.
The very latest in food and drink processing and packaging technology will be unveiled at this exhibition. Innovations, launched at the three-day event, will cover: checkweighers, industrial robotics, automation, conveyors, filling lines, packaging and vision systems.