Tag: Chocolate

Russia may overtake Switzerland to become the world’s 10th largest chocolate exporter
By: Date: 2021-09-09 Categories: Internationalfood Tags: ,

Sputnik News Agency quoted a report from the Agricultural Products Export Development Center of the Ministry of Agriculture of the Russian Federation that the Association of Russian Confectionery Enterprises (ASKOND) predicted based on data that Russia may surpass Switzerland in 2021 and enter the ranks of the world’s top ten chocolate suppliers.

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Haagen-Dazs fined 10,000 yuan for allegedly publishing illegal advertisements
By: Date: 2021-08-24 Categories: chinesefood Tags: ,

It was learned from the Shanghai Municipal Market Supervision Administration website that on August 13, the Shanghai Municipal Market Supervision Administration notified 1 case of administrative punishment:Haagen-Dazs affiliate General Mills Trading (Shanghai) Co., Ltd. was suspected of publishing illegal advertisements. The three products contained in the pre-sale gift certificate in the order web advertisement published by the party’s Tmall online store”Häagen-Dazs Flagship Store” all contain”chocolate crust”, but according to the ingredients list, raw materials and ingredients of the party’s product The inspection report of the raw materials shows that the outer skin of the above products should be cocoa butter substitute chocolate skin instead of the chocolate skin declared on its website. He was fined 10,000 yuan and ordered to stop publishing illegal advertisements by Shanghai Pudong New Area Market Supervision and Administration Bureau.

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Interpretation of the name and labeling regulations of Taiwan chocolate
By: Date: 2021-03-29 Categories: chinesefood Tags: ,

On March 2, 2021, the Food and Drug Administration of Taiwan’s Ministry of Health and Welfare issued an amendment to the”Chocolate Product Name and Labeling Regulations”, which will take effect on January 1, 2022. FoodPartner.com has compared and interpreted the newly released”Chocolate Name and Labeling Regulations” (hereinafter referred to as the revised regulations) with the current version of the”Chocolate Name and Labeling Regulations” for your reference.

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Results of Shanghai Confectionery and Chocolate Products (Excessive) Packaging Supervision and Random Inspection in 2020
By: Date: 2021-03-17 Categories: authoritativerelease Tags: ,

Recently, the Shanghai Municipal Administration of Market Supervision conducted random inspections on the (excessive) packaging of candy and chocolate products produced and sold in this city. 67 batches of products were spot-checked this time, and after inspection, 2 batches were unqualified.

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The chocolate market in Russia and China is shrinking, dark chocolate may be a point of future demand growth
By: Date: 2021-03-02 Categories: Internationalfood Tags: ,

According to data released on the website of the Agricultural Bank of Russia a few days ago, the consumption of chocolate by the Russian people in 2020 will drop by 10%year-on-year. At the same time, China’s chocolate retail market in 2020 will be approximately 20.4 billion yuan, a year-on-year decrease of 2 billion yuan. Under the trend of people in the two countries pursuing a healthy lifestyle, dark chocolate may be the growth point of the people’s demand in the future.

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