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Here you will find the latest news from the CLYMBOL project.

The new CLYMBOL podcasts have arrived!

May 17 2016 - Are you interested in more results from CLYMBOL research, on how health claims and symbols affect consumers in their food choice? We have recorded interviews with some of our lead researchers where they explain their findings - just for you! Click here to access and listen to all our podcasts.  

New publication: Prevalence of Nutrition and Health-Related Claims on Pre-Packaged Foods

March 3 2016 - CLYMBOL researchers just published another article on their research into health claims and symbols, titled "Prevalence of Nutrition and Health-Related Claims on Pre-Packaged Foods: A Five-Country Study in Europe", in the journal Nutrients.

The paper is open access and can be downloaded here.

New Publication: Consumers' Exposure to Nutrition and Health Claims on Pre-Packed Foods

November 13 2015 - CLYMBOL researchers from Slovenia use sales weighting to assess local food supply. The study 'Consumers' Exposure to Nutrition and Health Claims on Pre-Packed Foods' is now published in the journal Nutrients.

Read the open access paper which was carried out using funding from CLYMBOL. 

CLYMBOL recommendations on the use of methodologies

October 22 2015 - As part of work area 3, CLYMBOL researchers have reviewed methodologies to assess consumer understanding of health claims and symbols as well as their effects on purchase and consumption behaviour. A select number of methods were tested and validated to derive recommendations on which methods to use to best answer a number of research questions.

Click here to download the report!