Australia’s total fresh food market, comprising meat, bread, deli, fruit + veg and seafood, now has an annual retail value of $ 38.8 billion. Supermarkets currently hold 71.4% of this market, up from...

On February 1st 2019 Nestlé announced that it would disclose the list of its suppliers alongside a variety of data of its 15 priority commodities, the first disclosure of its kind in the industry. This...

Dear loyal readers, Australian Food News will be taking a break over the Christmas holiday period, returning in 2019 with a new mission. Stay tuned, and you’ll never go hungry for our special brand...

KROGER is progressing its driverless grocery delivery pilot by moving this week to remove humans from the vehicles and going full-on with a self-driving “car”. Since August, the US grocery...

ForPurposeCo, the innovation arm of food rescue charity OzHarvest, has launched Juice For Good an Australian-first vending machine that uses imperfect and blemished oranges. Nearly half of all Aussie-grown...

ONE of the world’s major fresh fruit and vegetable trade shows is at the centre of the sex scandal that’s claimed the scalp of disgraced “sugar daddy” MP Andrew Broad. The Victorian federal Nationals...

COLES CEO Steven Cain has answered five key questions about 2019 as part of annual survey of key business leaders. Mr Cain gave his responses last week to The Australian newspaper. The top executives maintained...

PREMIUM-ISATION and free-from foods are two prominent trends that gained momentum in 2018, according to Nick Hickford, the new marketing and innovation director of Don Smallgoods. Hickford, who was previously...

SWALLOWING food, drink, and saliva is a central part of our lives. It’s something we do about 900 times a day, yet we barely give it a second thought. We’re mostly unaware of the many food decisions...

WOOLWORTHS CEO Brad Banducci has answered five key questions about 2019 as part of annual survey of key business leaders. Mr Banducci gave his responses last week to The Australian newspaper. The top executives...