Labelling requirements for fresh fruits and vegetables
Required label information must be declared in both English and French on consumer prepackaged (definition) fresh fruits or vegetables, and in at least one official language on prepackaged (definition) other than consumer prepackaged fresh fruits or vegetables [205(1), 206(1), SFCR; B.01.012(2) and (11), FDR]. For more details, including information on exemptions, refer to Bilingual Labelling.
There is an exception to the bilingual labelling requirement for the expressions "Gift Pack" or "Combo Pack", or "Fresh Pack", "Stew-pack" or "Vegetables for Stew", as applicable, on the labels of consumer prepackaged fresh fruits or vegetables of different types that are packaged together with or without other food [206(2), SFCR]. Refer to Fresh fruits or vegetables of different types packaged together with or without other food - Exemptions for additional information on the content of these packages for this exception to apply.
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