Food

Our range of services in the field of food

Food law is becoming increasingly complex.  A custom-fit alignment of the company with legal requirements is the basis of sustained economic success. KWG, therefore, develops customised solutions in the following areas:

  • Industry and product-specific contract drafting, e. g. general terms and conditions, contracts, quality assurance arrangements and specifications
  • Food compliance programme and contingency plan
  • Food business operator responsibility
  • HACCP, hygiene and quality management concepts
  • Assistance in certification projects
  • Legally compliant product development
  • Use of additives, processing aids, enzymes and flavourings
  • Food supplements
  • Dietetic food
  • Novel food
  • Nutrition and health claims
  • Admission procedure
  • Food information on packaging and in advertising, in particular German Food Information Regulation (LMIV -Lebensmittelinformationsverordnung)
  • Distance selling peculiarities
  • Risk and safety assessment, recall and withdrawal of products
  • Crisis management
  • RASFF- rapid alert system
  • Official complaint management
  • Settlement of disputes with authorities
  • Information provided to the public by the authorities, e. g. Consumer Information Act
  • Information provided to the public by private mass media
  • Comparative product tests
  • Written warnings by consumer protection organisations and competitors
  • Training measures and in-house training courses