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Thumbs up Shoppers being misled by labels that claim food is 'artisanal' or homemade

Guardian Consumer Affairs
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Manufacturers too often make false claims and use deceptive pictures on labels, and regulation should be toughened up, says EU consumer champion Food manufacturers are deceiving the public by mislabelling their products as “artisanal” or homemade and implying they are full of healthy whole grains...
Shoppers being misled by labels that claim food is 'artisanal' or homemade (external link to Guardian Consumer Affairs)
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