Aug. 31, 2023
Ahead of a bumper harvest, the cooperative aims to transform the thousand-year-old sector through investment, education and tourism.
May. 9, 2023
Despite a sharp drop in production due to Europe’s prolonged drought, the number of French entries at the World Competition has progressively increased over the years.
Apr. 25, 2023
Ivan Pfeiffer says he will rename his olive oil brand for his wife, who suddenly passed away.
Apr. 17, 2023
The extra virgin olive oil, produced primarily with Manzanilla, Castellana, and Cornicabra olives, becomes the country’s 32nd PDO.
Mar. 28, 2023
Lazio, Sardinia and Sicily were the most awarded regions, with three prizes each, followed by Campania, Puglia and Tuscany, with one prize each.
Jul. 5, 2022
The expansion means the potential production of Monte de Etna PDO extra virgin olive oil could double.
Jul. 5, 2022
According to the interprofessional, producers of Kalamata olives outside of Messenia will suffer “immeasurable damage” as a result of the restrictions.
Jun. 22, 2022
The court ruled that only Messenian producers can use the term ‘Kalamata Olives’ to market their Kalamon olives.
May. 25, 2022
At least two-thirds of samples with protected statuses from the European Union received an "A" or "B" from Nutri-Score.
May. 3, 2022
Nutri-Score’s creators rebuked the effort, labeling the representatives’ criticisms as uninformed and unrealistic for any food labeling system.
Mar. 21, 2022
A cheese producers’ association has launched a campaign against the adoption of Nutri-Score.
Feb. 28, 2022
The Greek extra virgin olive oils were registered with an international organization that protects the product from imitation and counterfeiters in 56 countries.
Dec. 30, 2020
A survey shows that exports and consumption of Italian extra virgin olive oils with geographical indications grew steadily over five years.
Dec. 16, 2020
The new platform, GIView, contains information on every geographical indication in Europe.
Jul. 22, 2020
The PDO and PGI status of two dozen extra virgin olive oils from five different European countries will be formally protected as part of the deal, which is expected to be ratified later this year.
May. 21, 2020
Olive oil from the Jaén region has been approved by the European Commission for PGI status and added to the official register of 1,470 protected products.