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Over half of executives in the food and drink industries do not measure the return on investment (ROI) they get their use of social media, according to a global just-food survey. More than 54% of industry...

The Australian Pesticides and Veterinary Medicine Authority (APVMA) is revising labelling requirements for agricultural and veterinary (agvet) chemicals. Under new legislation, agvet labels must continue...

Coca-Cola Amatil (CCA) may be preparing to bury the SPC Ardmona brand, reports the Weekly Times Now today. CCA’s board is due to meet on August 8 2011 to discuss the future of the brand. CCA’s managing...

Bega Cheese’s initial public offering (IPO) may close earlier than expected because of heavy interest, says Kidder Williams, corporate advisor to the Bega float, according to Australian Food News contacts. The...

Submissions to the ACCC closed on 31 July 2011 for parties interested in relation to the proposed acquisition by Asahi Holdings (Australia) Pty Ltd, the large Japanese beverage maker, of P&N Beverages...

Harvey Fresh has been awarded the contract to supply Coles brand milk in Western Australia for the next three years. Harvey Fresh, a privately-owned manufacturer of freshly squeezed fruit juices, dairy...

 Baiada-owned poultry brand Steggles has announced it will launch a new range of premium products targeting the foodservice industry to be known as the Steggles Premium Food Service Rance; it includes...

Grant O’Brien, the CEO-designate of major Australian supermarket group Woolworths Ltd, has announced a series of senior management changes.Greg Foran, director of its Australian and New Zealand food,...

Nestlé has announced it will begin using bioplastic caps for its UHT and ready-to-drink milk brands in Brazil from today. The new caps are made from plastic derived from sugar-cane materials. The initiative...

An $18.5 million expansion of Nestlé’s Smithtown factory on the New South Wales Mid North Coast will create around 30 full time jobs and turn the site into the company’s production hub for its Nescafé...