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There have been shocking developments in the election that really matters, argues Whitehouse Consultancy Chairman, Chris Whitehouse. In the election that really matters on Friday this week, police have swooped to make arrests for fraud, and hopes are rising that the incumbent will be unseated. Yes, at last, there has been action taken on the… » read more

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The European Specialist Sports Nutrition Alliance (ESSNA) has announced that leading nutrition companies Kerry and Fonterra have joined its membership. Fonterra, a leading global manufacturer of dairy products with an interest in protein-based sports supplements and Kerry, which has an industry-leading portfolio of taste & nutrition systems and functional ingredients & actives for the food,… » read more

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Whitehouse Consultancy client, the European Specialist Sports Nutrition Alliance, is quoted on top EU food regulation site Nutraingredients.com defending the sector’s products. The defence comes as two researchers from the Institute of Sport, Exercise and Active Living in Australia argue that sports nutrition products should not be allowed to sponsor sporting events. To read the… » read more

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The European Specialist Sports Nutrition Alliance (ESSNA) has announced that it will host a seminar focusing on sports nutrition regulation, open to all, on Tuesday 7 October. The seminar will deliver an overview of the European legislation that has the greatest effect on the sports nutrition industry, and will aim to clearly explain the different… » read more

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ESSNA is pleased to announce that it has agreed to become an official partner of the Sports Nutrition 2014 online event organised by the widely-read website Nutraingredients.com. This free-to-attend one-day online event, taking place on September 10th 2014 at 1.30pm London time, will offer valuable insights and presentations about the key sports nutrition products, which… » read more

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The European Specialist Sports Nutrition Alliance (ESSNA) has adopted a new Code of Practice that strengthens the Alliance’s commitment to regulatory compliance and fair business practice. ESSNA members have helped develop the Code and will be expected to comply with its provisions. The Code, which has been agreed by all ESSNA members, was created to… » read more

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The UK Government should be proactive in seeking reform of football if the national team is to have any real prospect of future success, argues Whitehouse Consultancy Chairman, Chris Whitehouse. The United Kingdom’s Minister for Sport, Helen Grant, has come in for strong criticism on a leading UK political blog site for her “silence” on… » read more

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The European Specialist Sports Nutrition Alliance (ESSNA) has announced that leading medical herbalists, Herbs in a Bottle, and the European experts on regulatory advice in health, Nutraveris, have joined its membership. Herbs in a Bottle, one of the UK’s leading suppliers of quality sports nutrition, and Nutraveris, which provides scientific and regulatory advice on health… » read more

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UPDATE: The Daily Mirror has taken down its article suggesting that Isla Vista killer Elliot Rodger’s consumption of creatine as a sports nutrition supplement may have contributed to his actions following a swift response by the European Specialist Sports Nutrition Alliance (ESSNA). ESSNA’s defence of the substance highlighted its safety record and explained the lack… » read more

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The leading pan-European trade body for specialist sports nutrition products has launched an online survey to find out who is using such products and why. The European Specialist Sports Nutrition Alliance (ESSNA) has posted its survey on its website and is encouraging athletes and users of sports nutrition products to provide data about the kind… » read more

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