The 11th meeting of the Australia and New Zealand Food Regulation Ministerial Council was held in Melbourne late last week with health warnings on alcohol and a draft standard on health and nutrition...

Alcoa, the company that invented the pull-top aluminum can, announced on Friday that it has worked with Ball Corporation and Coors Brewing Company to introduce the Vented Wide Mouth Can – the industry’s...

The world’s largest beverage company, the Coca-Cola Company, has combined with premium coffee producer illycaffé to produce ready-to-drink coffee beverages. The new beverages were released in ten...

Pringles, a snack food brand under the Procter&Gamble banner, have begun extending their number of food products in earnest. Following on from the release of pringles minis they have now created Pringles...

Australian fresh produce marketing company, Perfection Fresh, has secured the exclusive rights for Australia to market a new premium apple, EnchantedTM, developed by the Department of Agriculture and Food...

Red Bull, the world’s leading energy drink manufacturer, has recently launched a new cola drink into the market dominated by Pepsi and Coca-Cola. The drink is 100% natural (unlike Pepsi and Coca-Cola)...

Peak retail industry body the Australian Retailers Association (ARA) supports with some reservation the Victorian Government’s changes to extend clearway times in and around Melbourne CBD and is calling...

The Federal Government has mooted changes to legislation which will provide the ACCC with greater powers to crackdown on companies engaging in the practice of predatory pricing. The legislation is another...

The Federal Government has announced they will be reducing restrictions on foreign supermarkets entering the Australian marketplace. The changes will provide supermarkets with five years to develop vacant...

The NSW Government is set to create the ‘Office of the Retail Advocate’ to help protect shop owners from deceitful landlords, according to reports from News Ltd. The Office would have the power...