Peru: Questions on the prohibition of the use of stickers to attach warnings on food labeling

17 Mar.,2023


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In brief

The deadline that allows the use of adhesives or stickers to attach octagonal advertising warnings on imported processed foods and non-alcoholic beverages (imported foods) in accordance with the healthy eating framework was on 31 December 2022.

In the absence of a new extension allowing the use of stickers to date, a number of questions arise, which are addressed below:

Estudio Echecopar has been representing several companies and unions against this regime that is clearly contrary to trade and national and international standards on the matter.

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1 The tax unit for 2023 is PEN 4,950.

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