Food Label Inspection in Japan

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Japan Food labeling

Our service is intended for businesses who wish to export food products to Japan.
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Label bank, since its foundation in 2003, has been providing a range of services surrounding food labels. We help food and beverage manufactures, retailers and inspection companies navigate regulatory hurdles including label compliance issues.

Our long standing experience and expertise in the food industry allow us to offer you the service that best suit your needs.

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June 2018

Labeling for available carbohydrates and sugarsnew

Available carbohydrates and sugars were added as a part of the widening of target functional ingredients/substances on March 28th. In regards to this, we will review the labeling system for available carbohydrates and sugars in Japan..........more

June 2018

The "Guidelines on notification of foods with function claims" were amendednew

The Consumer Affairs Agency (CAA) partly amended the “guidelines on notification of foods with function claims” (hereinafter referred to as the “guidelines”) and “Q&A about foods with function claims.” on March 28, 2018. .........more

May 2018

Discussions on the labeling system for genetically modified food 5~"Non-GM" labeling requirements and mentions showing that foods were treated under proper identity preserved handling~

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Bento culture in Japan (Japanese Lunch boxes)

Have you ever heard of the word “Bento”? It is a traditional “lunch box”, originating from Japan..........more

Why is so much information required to create a food label in Japan?

The information required on a food label is different depending on the definition of each product..........more

Points to be checked

We provide key points when reviewing food labels for meat products, frozen and functional foods, .........more

Comparing Food Labeling Regulations

Label bank’s database provides you with summarized food labeling regulations of different countries around the world.

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