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How much do the French budget for food?

Since the 1960s, the French have continued to reduce the portion of their budget dedicated to food. The portion allocated to food represented nearly 20% of expenditures in 2014 compared to 35% in the 1960s, according to the latest INSEE survey. (Article in French)Read more →

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Food labels: Results expected by late January

The results of the food label test currently being undertaken in sixty French supermarkets will be known by “late January,” Daniel Nairaud, the general manager of the department leading this experiment, announced Monday to the AFP. (Article in French)Read more →

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The International Food Exhibition

Innovation as religion

Like all religions, innovation has a deceptive side which tends to make you believe that gadgets will be the lantern that will intelligently illuminate your food purchases. With a few days until the opening of SIAL, we are sorting through a few of them. (Article in French)Read more →