31st May 2019

The Food Standards Agency (FSA) proposing new regulations to protect customers with allergies.

The Food Standards Agency (FSA) has proposed that food outlets should list all ingredients in order to protect customers with allergies.

The strict new rules which include highlighting the 14 major allergens comes after the death of Natasha Ednan-Laperouse in 2016, who had eaten a sandwich from Pret a Manger.

The government said “We are working at pace to bring forward legislation that ensures food allergy suffers can feel safe and secure.”

If ministers choose to proceed with the recommendation, food outlets will be required to provide a full list of ingredients on each product, highlighting nuts, eggs and dairy and other products that are frequent allergens.

Season can cater for ALL of your labelling requirements. From stock labels to retail, shipping and more Season will print your labels the way you want. Season can replace costly label production units in your factory, produce labels for allergen, retail, box, stock etc. in impressively quick time using our Active X labelling.

Work with your suppliers GS1 barcode labels and put an end to the costly and time-consuming practice of relabelling product. The information stored within the GS1 supplier label will be updated into Season automatically!

Season can manage all your labelling requirements from box & pallet labels to finished goods and GS1. Label printing is extremely fast and allows operators to simply scan barcodes to perform stock control processes such as picking & stock checks. With stock control working in real time you can gauge your exact levels at any given time. Season is the complete labelling solution.

Michelle Victor from law firm Leigh Day, who is representing Mr and Mrs Ednan-Laperouse, said: “Business should now embrace change and work on how they are going to implement full ingredient labelling.”


Think your business could benefit from Seasons slick labelling processes? Get in touch today to arrange your full demonstration. Send an enquiry to sales@datos.co.uk or give us a call on 028 38 362 002.