Burnt toast might be doing worse things to you than ruining the taste of your breakfast says a British government food agency. The UK’s Food Standards Agency has launched, Go for Gold, a campaign warning...

An Israeli company is launching a new ‘3D sweetener’ which can be either added to hot beverages or eaten alongside them as a sweet-treat. The sweetener called ‘Liteez’, being sold by a company...

The French government has banned food service providers from offering free soft drink refills. The ban affects all restaurants and fast food outlets, along with schools and camps. Alongside sugary soft...

The claims of multiple health benefits from consuming turmeric might not be true. Researchers from a number of American universities have conducted a scientific literature review into the health benefits...

A new study has found that co-operatives contribute significantly to the New Zealand economy, along with providing jobs. Food co-operatives feature heavily with Fonterra earning the highest amount of revenue...

This article has been written by our guest author, Dr Mark JS Miller, who is President of Marketing and Chief Science Officer at Healthy Directions. He has a PhD from the University of Adelaide and a MBA...

The Australian Federal Government has been accused of failing to do its research into the pro’s and con’s of any Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) which does not include America. Australian Trade Minister,...

Unilever has committed to ensuring all its plastic packaging globally is either fully reusable, recyclable or compostable by 2025. The commitment includes Unilever products sold in Australia and New Zealand. Brands...

A new health food trend may be on the horizon. One of  US Kellogg’s venture capital funds is investing big money into a company which produces food made with an ingredient dubbed by some as the next...

Would you like your doctor to follow you around the supermarket while you do the weekly grocery shop, in order to help make sure you choose the right foods for your diet? It is the latest idea in the US...