Nutrition, Health and Related Claims - Standard 1.2.7

In June 2021 we updated our United Fresh Guide to complying with Standard 1.2.7. The guide provides information for members on making Health and Nutrient Claims for fresh fruit and vegetables. It sets out the mandatories and provides consumer friendly interpretations for packaging and advertising.

Guide available for United Fresh members, please email

Nutrition Information

For nutrition information for all fresh fruit and vegetables, visit the New Zealand Food Composition Database website

Plant & Food Research and the Ministry of Health jointly own the New Zealand Food Composition Database, the most comprehensive collection of high-quality nutrient data for New Zealand foods. The Database is managed and maintained by dedicated Plant & Food Research staff.