Food Label Consultant
The Canada Food Inspector Agency (CFIA) oversee what a food label should say. There are mandatory declarations that must be made in very specific locations on a food label to ensure CFIA compliance. Most of these declarations have minimum type size requirements, some of which vary with the size of the container or the size of the front panel.
- Nutrient claims such as “Sugar Free”, “Low Fat”, and “light”, are only allowed under certain circumstances.
- Allergens must be properly declared in addition to the ingredients statement, the last allergen was sulfate.
- The ingredients on the label have to be listed in a descendant order by weight
- Nutritional panel need to be in a specific size on the food label
We can assist you base on our experience and constant reviewing CFIA regulations. Please contact us for any question and we will back to you with a professional answer.