Food technology is all about piling your plate with safer, cheaper, fresher, more nutritious and environmentally friendly edibles. Continuing in the tradition of older cousins such as decaffeination and...

Global consumer goods producer, Unilever, has developed new technology which will allow it to recycle plastic sachet waste. The technology, named CreaSolv Process, has been developed with the Fraunhofer...

Malaysian stevia sweetener producer, PureCircle, says its revenue for the 2017 financial year will be “materially below market expectations” after it was unable to ship its product into the US for...

Those prescribing non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs like ibuprofen are being asked to consider their necessity with new research finding they could increase heart attack risk within the first week...

Mondelez International says it is considering closing its Cadbury chocolate factory in Dunedin in 2018. If the closure goes ahead, operations will be moved to existing Australian sites and approximately...

Offering year-long weight loss classes could be the key to keeping thousands of people out of hospitals says a new study conducted in the United Kingdom. Published online last week in The Lancet Journal,...

Unnecessarily avoiding gluten could be harming your heart says the authors behind a new study published online by the British Medical Journal today. Only those with Coeliac Disease need to avoid gluten,...

An online editorial published in the British Journal of Sports Medicine has called the popular belief that saturated fats clog up arteries “plain wrong”. Published today, the editorial says to prevent...

McDonald’s US has attracted criticism for its new staff uniforms. Featuring different tones of grey, the uniforms were designed by two notable fashion designers, but have been compared to Star Wars and...

Bundaberg Ginger Beer is the latest Australian company to become a huge success in the United States. Bundaberg Brewed Drinks is traditionally known for its ginger beer but also produces and sells a large...