Australia has suspended the import of raw green prawns from White Spot disease affected countries. Announced by Minister for Agriculture and Water Resources, Barnaby Joyce, the suspension comes as criminal...

Researchers at the Imperial College London have criticised the switch from sugar beverages to artificially sweetened beverages. Their commentary article published online by PLOS Medicine Journal on 3 January...

American supermarket expert, Phil Lempert, has predicted that “2017 promises to be one of the most exciting in the history of food and retailing”. In announcing his top ten food and beverage trends...

Wine exports to China have increased by over 50 per cent since the start of the China-Australia Free Trade Agreement (ChAFTA) one year ago says the Winemakers’ Federation of Australia. According to the...

With healthier eating and snacking between meals on the rise in China, there are excellent prospects for growth in the nuts category. Low cost domestic and other Asian suppliers enjoy significant market...

China’s large population of roughly 1.4 Billion which is expected to grow to 1.54 billion around 2040 is a consumer market which advances and evolves through urbanization & increasing middle class....

Japanese beverage giant, Asahi, has acquired AB InBev’s central and eastern European assets which were previously owned by SABMiller. The acquisition cost Asahi US $7.8 billion and covers a variety of...

As incomes in China continue to rise, snacking between meals has become increasingly popular. Traditionally, nuts and seeds were often consumed as snacks in China – particularly when travelling – yet...

Well-known Australian fruit distributor, Montague, is set to pack its first box of nectarines for China this week at its Narre Warren, Victoria, packaging facility. The fruit distributor is sending its...

Amazon has this week revealed more details about its move into the convenience sector with brick-and-mortar stores. In October 2016, Australian Food New reported that Amazon was rumoured to be establishing...