Below are examples of ‘Country of Origin’ labelling for food products:
Q1) Have you seen labels like this on food or drink products before?
Q2) How easy or difficult do these labels make it for you to understand where the food and drink you buy is from?
Easy to understand
Neither easy nor difficult to understand
Difficult to understand
Q3) How often do you use country of origin labelling to make decisions about the products you buy at the supermarket?
Q4) How important is it for you to know where the food and drink you buy comes from?
Q5) When grocery shopping online, do you find it easy or difficult to find information about where products come from?
Neither easy nor difficult
I don’t do grocery shopping online
Q6) Currently, country of origin labelling only applies to certain categories of products like fruits and vegetables, meat and seafood, bread, juice, milk, honey, nuts and cereal. It doesn’t apply to products such as confectionery, biscuits, snack foods, or alcohol, soft drinks and tea and coffee. Do you think country of origin labelling should be extended to apply to items such as snack foods and soft drinks?
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