olive oil seal programs

COOC’s Patricia Darragh: 20 Years With California Olive Oil

Patricia Darragh discussed advances in standards and education, and her own fiery passion for the olive oil industry.

‘QvExtra’ Quality Seal Launches in Córdoba

A new seal program formally announced its bid to conveniently identify for consumers extra virgin olive oils that can be trusted.
Special Report

Council Hears Why Olive Oil Quality Seals Are Burgeoning

A renewed effort to reach a single international standard for olive oil was called for by members of the sector attending a recent International Olive Council meeting, the IOC says in a summary of the event.

Council Taking Closer Look at Olive Oil Quality Seals

Producers from California and Australia are among those invited to a meeting on quality seals and other strategies to promote olive oil quality.
Olive Oil Times Special

Olive Oil Quality Seals? Take Your Pick

Quality seal programs certify the quality of the olive oils displaying their stickers so consumers can buy with confidence.

New Seal Program Aims to Regain Consumer Confidence

The Extra Virgin Alliance says it will test olive oils on store shelves to improve the supply chain and restore consumer trust.
Special Report

California Certified: Who Made the Grade

The COOC celebrates its 20th anniversary this year and they’ve listed a veritable who’s who of California olive oil with the release of their 2012 seal winners.

N. American Olive Oil Association Introduces Seal Program

Established in 1989, the North American Olive Oil Association is a trade group of marketers, packagers and importers of olive oil in the United States, Canada and their respective suppliers abroad.