IEG Policy is part of Informa PLC

This site is operated by a business or businesses owned by Informa PLC and all copyright resides with them. Informa PLC’s registered office is 5 Howick Place, London SW1P 1WG. Registered in England and Wales. Number 8860726.

This copy is for your personal, non-commercial use. Please do not redistribute without permission.

Printed By


UK association confronts use of dairy names to label plant-based foods

Dairy UK has written to a non-dairy cheese shop in London asking them not to use the word “cheese” to describe their products.

This article is powered by EU Food Law

Industry association, Dairy UK, has written to a vegan cheesemonger in London asking the company not to describe their products as “cheese”. The development reflects a growing concern in Europe and the US about the use of meat and dairy terms for plant-based products.


Related Content


What to read next




Ask The Analyst

Please fill in the form below to send over your enquiry or check the Ask The Analyst Page to find out more about the service

Your question has been successfully sent to the email address below and we will get back as soon as possible. my@email.address.

All fields are required.

Please make sure all fields are completed.

Please make sure you have filled out all fields

Please make sure you have filled out all fields

Please enter a valid e-mail address

Please enter a valid Phone Number

Ask your question to our analysts