Dominic Watkins

Divisions in the UK's food policy could develop after Brexit, claimed DWF

Business Leaders’ Forum

EU exit could divide food industry on policy

By James Ridler

Brexit could lead to further divergence in the UK’s food and drink policy, according to Dominic Watkins, head of food at law firm DWF.

Stevia: no-added sugar confusion

Sugar reformulation blighted by restrictions

By Rick Pendrous

Restrictions on the use of high intensity sweeteners continue to frustrate food manufacturers trying to reformulate products by reducing added sugar.

FIC 'raises complex questions about determining which is the main ingredient'

Confusion about origin and added water labelling

By Rick Pendrous

EU legislation designed to avoid consumers being mislead about the country of origin of ingredients contained in compound foods they purchase is likely to cause headaches for food manufacturers, according to a legal expert.

Dominic Watkins is on the panel

Free webinar to tackle FIR questions

By Michael Stones

Food and drink manufacturers now have less than a year to plan their response to the Food Information Regulation (FIR) – due to be enforced on December 14 2014 – but Food Manufacture’s free, one-hour webinar next month will provide timely advice.


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