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Agreement with China: what is a Protected Geographical Indication?

Emmanuel Macron announced that he had reached an agreement on Protected Geographical Indications during his trip to China. What is this label and how does it protect French and European terroir? During the , Emmanuel Macron announced the signing of an agreement on the protection of protected geographical indications (PGI) between Beijing and the European

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Organic certification, how does it work?

The European Bio label and the French “AB” are among the most demanding. But do not guarantee the total absence of pesticide residues on 100% of the products. Residues of pesticides or plastics found in certified products. The results last June of one out of 130 products showing that certain certified products were not exempt

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A Guerlain lipstick wins in court

On July 14, European justice ruled in favor of the Guerlain brand, of the LVMH group, which wanted to protect a stick shape of lipstick with an appearance reminiscent of “a boat hull”. The French cosmetics brand, whose origins date back to 1828, filed an appeal in September 2020 against the refusal by the European

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