Impact PR Makes Headlines With Independent Food Label Survey

Impact PR News: Impact PR Makes Headlines With Independent Food Label Survey, a new survey commissioned by a leading Auckland PR agency has caught international attention in the food industry.

An independent survey by Impact PR into food labelling in New Zealand has received extensive coverage across both general news and trade media in New Zealand and around the world.

Impact PR commissioned the survey to gain further insight into consumer perceptions on the clarity of food labels in New Zealand and what information shoppers wanted on food labels when selecting products.

58 percent of respondents found food labels were hard to understand

The results of the survey, which revealed 58 percent of respondents found food labels were hard to understand, were reported on the front page of the New Zealand Herald and the front page of National Business Review‘s Food Industry pages, as well as on a variety of news websites such as TVNZ, Yahoo! And Google News.

Impact PR director Mark Devlin was also interviewed on TVNZ’s Breakfast, the video of which was picked up by TVNZ’s own website and Yahoo! New Zealand – see the video here.

Numerous international websites also reported on the findings, including trade website, and other respected websites such as

Additionally, two Government departments have requested the full findings of the report for use in planning, and the Greens Party commented on the results of the survey on its website.

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Fleur Revell

Fleur Revell

Director at Impact PR
Fleur Revell is one of the country’s most eminent PR consultants and public relations practitioners with more than 20 years industry experience behind her. Fleur is also a three times Qantas Media Awards winner and Feature Writer of the Year; and has an exceptional working knowledge of the New Zealand media landscape and its accelerating evolution in the digital age.