Cutting saturated fat in children’s diets reduces the risk of cardiovascular disease in adulthood a New Zealand study has concluded. Published online by PLOS One Journal, the study conducted by University...

United States research firm Packaged Facts have released a list of 10 food trends to watch in 2018. Packaged Fact’s top 10 food trend predictions for 2018 are as follows:   Hawaiian food – Packaged...

A pair of US professors in food science and nutrition have warned consumers may not realise the possible harm in demanding ‘clean label’ foods. In recent years, “clean labelling” has established...

Police have seized 14, 000 bottles of fake Penfolds wine that was for sale in China. The seize occurred after Penfolds parent company, Treasury Estate Wines, noticed that retailers were selling wine said...

American grocer Whole Foods has revealed its annual list of food and beverage trends for 2018. In June 2017, Amazon acquired Whole Foods. Whole Foods tapped into its global buyers and experts to determine...

A new free trade agreement between Peru and Australia is set to benefit Australia’s wine and sugar exporters.  Benefits to wine industry   The Winemakers Federation of Australia have welcomed the agreement...

A study has found 26 per cent of US grocery shoppers are purchasing items from the frozen foods aisle more frequently than they were in 2016. The increase is led by Millennials and families with kids says...

Images of ‘junk food’ such as chocolate are almost twice as distracting as images of healthy food a study from John Hopskins University in the US has found. Researcher, Howard Egeth, said he and his...

The Dunedin Cadbury factory in New Zealand is set for closure after a suitable bidder could not be found. The parent company for Cadbury, Mondelez International, put local production out to tender, seeking...

New Zealand is facing a potato shortage after up to 30 per cent of the country’s crop was hit by heavy rain during the 2017 winter season. Chris Claridge, the Chief Executive of Potatoes New Zealand...