Meat and Livestock Australia’s 2018’s Australia Day lamb television advertisement has received far less criticism than prior advertising efforts by the meat promotion organisation. Launching the long-form...

Convenience chain 7-Eleven has criticised a public health campaign telling Australians to re-think drinking frozen beverages like 7-Eleven’s Slurpee. Speaking out against LiveLighter’s campaign, which...

South Australian family chocolate business Robern Menz has acquired the Violet Crumble chocolate from Nestle. The acquisition includes global rights to the brand with Nestle gradually handing over manufacturing,...

The Woolworths Group has appointed a new Managing Director for its drinks business. From April 2018, Steve Donohue will take over the role of Managing Director of Endeavour Drinks, replacing Martin Smith...

Pet owners following the latest pet food trend of feeding animals raw meat only, instead of dry or canned pet food, have been warned about the practice by scientists. In an article published in Volume...

Australia’s first hemp crop is ready to harvest after the plant was legalised as a food in Australia in November 2017. Geelong based company, Australian Primary Hemp, has worked with over ten farmers...

The Retail Food Group has again downgraded its forecasted first half 2018 financial year profits. In an ASX update, the Retail Food Group (RFG) said it now expects its net profit after tax for the first...

A bid to increase tax on beer sold in Australia to discourage consumption has been labelled “misguided, lazy and flawed” by brewers. In early January 2018 the Foundation for Alcohol Research and Education...

The dairy cattle farming industry should bounce back tin 2018 says market research firm IBISWorld. Following a year of low prices and depressed milk production, IBISWorld said conditions have begun to...

Domino’s is now offering customers the choice of vegan cheese on their pizzas. Chief Executive Officer of Domino’s Australia and New Zealand, Nick Knight, said the decision to introduce vegan cheese...