It has come to our attention that several Hermolis products in the market place have our logo on them. We would like to make it clear that we have not certified Hermolis since 31st July 2014. We take the improper use of our logo very seriously and have contacted Hermolis to recall these products that are being misrepresented as Halal immediately.
Lotus Leaf of Westfield Stratford has been found to be keeping an expired HFA certificate which they show to consumers,on request, as proof to being Halal certified. HFA would like to clarify that it does NOT certify Lotus Leaf.
Please note that the products of Gilberts Kosher Foods Ltd are no longer certified by the HFA.
Following an article published by Sharia Watch titled ‘Food prepared according to Sharia Law’ (published April 12th 2014), the Halal Food Authority (HFA) would like to shed more light on our corporate and financial governance to ensure the industry, as well as consumers, that we do not dispense any of our finances to untoward activities or bodies.
Sharia Watch UK state that they are concerned about the growth of the halal food industry because “funds from the halal industry are being used by Islamist groups to enhance the power of sharia law in Britain and around the world” and that “halal […]