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


June 18 2015 - Project coordinator, Dr Sophie Hieke (EUFIC) was invited to chair the session on health claims ("Positioning health foods to nowadays experienced consumers: do they still believe in claims?") at the NUTREVENT conference in Lille, France.

Project partners Dr Monique Raats (University of Surrey) and Dr Léon Jansen (Schuttelaar & Partners) spoke about CLYMBOL work in this session.

See the agenda here.

CLYMBOL @ the 7th International Conference and Exhibition on Nutraceuticals and Functional Foods

November 16 2014 - The project coordinator, Dr Sophie Hieke (EUFIC) presents consumer research into health claims, including results from CLYMBOL, at the 7th International Conference and Exhibition on Nutraceuticals and Functional Foods, organised by the Society for Neutraceuticals and Functional Foods (ISNFF) in Istanbul, Turkey.

See the agenda here.

Another CLYMBOL publication!

June 1 2015 - The CLYBOL abstract that was accepted for poster presentation at last year's European Childhood Obesity Group conference was just published in Appetite (89, p. 329): "Prevalence of nutrition and health claims on baby foods in 5 EU Member States".

Click to access the journal here.

Read the first CLYMBOL publication here!

February 12 2015 - The CLYMBOL consortium has published its first paper on the project, titled "The role of health-related claims and health-related symbols in consumer behaviour: Design and conceptual framework of the CLYMBOL project and initial results", in the Nutrition Bulletin.

The paper is open access and can be downloaded here.