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The big industry and regulation stories of 2012

2012: Takeovers, health claim make overs and botanical endgames

By Shane Starling , 21-Dec-2012
Last updated on 03-Jan-2013 at 08:49 GMT2013-01-03T08:49:45Z

Business consolidation, battling stalling economies and the belated activation of the dreaded (by most) EU health claims register – these are just a few issues that have defined the 2012 EU nutra space.

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