This is a quantum leap for public health and the result of tireless work by health campaigners and positive action by our governments.
It's now down to each and every retailer and manufacturer to step up and introduce these consistent front of pack food labels, including traffic light colours, so shoppers can make healthy food choices at a glance.
With levels of obesity and diet-related disease on the increase it's vitally important that people know what's in their food so that they can make an informed choice.
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