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eBay UK Reminds Food and Beverage Sellers of Legal Responsibility to Display Ingredients and Allergen Information

eBay item specifics are not just about following the latest eBay best practices. They could be a legal requirement and may even help protect your buyers’ health. eBay UK has published a reminder to its sellers of their legal responsibility to display ingredients and allergen information when selling food and drink products online. The requirements are designed to protect consumers who may be allergic or have an intolerance to specific ingredients by ensuring that they are fully aware of any potential risks associated with their purchases. Guidelines set by The Food and Standards Agency in the UK (FSA) state that the following allergen groups must be declared by law: Celery Cereals containing gluten Crustaceans Eggs Fish Lupin Milk Molluscs Mustard… Read more »