Developed Markets- Highlight
17 Jan 2019
While a new wave of wearable med-tech wooed many Medica attendees with its enhanced remote monitoring capabilities, certain exhibitors clearly seemed to fear that even mentioning illness might be enough to deter would-be purchasers.
While 2018 may have marked the end of the road for IFF-Magic, Japan's style sector continues to wend its singular way, with the affluent elderly still clearly topping the target list of even the country's more distinctive and daring designers.
The Food and Drug Administration plans to further increase its inspections to ensure the safety of foreign food suppliers in 2019, posing a significant challenge for importers who could face entry delays and other consequences for non-compliance. This and other trade-related issues are among the FDA’s enforcement priorities for the coming year.