New Zealand’s Foodstuffs supermarket group is testing out new artificial technology that brings the checkout straight to the trolley. Testing out a trolley that can read what is placed inside it, customers...

Wine Australia and Tourism Australia have partnered for a $36 million marketing campaign which will try and entice Americans to visit Australia’s wineries. The campaign was launched Sunday 4 February...

US beverage giants Dr Pepper Snapple and Keurig Green Mountain have merged to form ‘Keurig Dr Pepper’. Within the US, Dr Pepper Snapple is responsible for numerous beverages including 7 Up, Sunkist,...

SPC is set to soon begin exporting its products to China for the first time after striking a local business partnership. Exporting through a partnership with China State Farm Agribusiness Shanghai (CSFA...

Australian wine exports increased by 15 per cent to $2.56 billion in the 12 months ended December 2017 a new Wine Australia report says. The 15 per cent increase in the value of exports is the highest...

Amazon has been experimenting since December 2016 with a concept store ‘Amazon Go” in Seattle. It has been a ‘Beta’ store, open only to Amazon employees, as they set about solving...

Coca-Cola is “fundamentally reshaping” its approach to packaging globally with plans to collect and recycle the equivalent of 100 per cent of its packaging by 2030. The recycling goal is the centrepiece...

Nestle has confirmed it has sold its US confectionery business to Ferrero for US $2.8 billion (AUD $3.5 billion). The acquisition sees Italy-based Ferrero acquire a number of US confectionery brands including...

The Ferrero Group is close to acquiring Nestle’s US chocolate business an unnamed source is claiming. If the acquisition becomes reality, the Italy headquartered Ferrero will own the rights to US confectionery...

Feeding dairy cows microalgae may be the answer to adding more omega-3 to dairy products a PhD student has found. Bethan Till, who is undertaking a PhD at Harper Adams University in the UK, increased the...