The inventors or a pioneering “edible lubricant”, developed at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology, in the US, say it could help reduce food waste through its application in the packaging...

As part of a pilot program to test the new vending technology, Kraft Foods has rolled out a new vending solution in Melbourne with touch screens that allows consumers to choose products and view product...

Heinz has introduced a dairy-free probiotic fruit juice drink product to the Australian market, which it claims is the first of its kind in Australia. Heinz’s Golden Circle Healthy Life ™ Fruit...

Heinz has today launched a concentrated soup formula, Heinz Squeeze & Stir, which allows consumers to create soup from a concentrated paste by adding boiling water and stirring. Heinz says the product...

Scientists atAustralia’s most respected scientific body, CSIRO, hope to increase the levels of resistant starch in commonly consumed grains inAustralialike wheat in order to lower incidence rates...

Australian fast food chain, Hungry Jack’s, is targeting customers that use its in-store wifi by collecting data and customer feedback in real-time to create customized marketing content. Customers using...

A proposal to amend the Australia New Zealand Food Standards Code, if brought to fruition, means so called “exotic meats” such as bison, emu and crocodile could be sold in Australian supermarkets within...

With food companies increasingly using tradeshows to promote their products, Food Service Australia show organisers have scheduled a seminar specifically focussed on how to ‘get the most’ out of running...

Two new Australian-grown apple varieties, Kanzi and Greenstar, will be available throughout Australia as of early April 2012. The Greenstar and Kanzi Marketing Group, made up of several key Australian...

Australian fast food giant Hungry Jack’s has partnered with group buying site Scoopon to run an exclusive national discounted meal deal. Announcing the new partnership yesterday, Hungry Jack’s...