Kraft Foods has outlined plans to cut portion sizes to help deal with rising food costs. They announced, in the wake of a fall in quarterly profit, that they are to begin producing new products in smaller...

The humble potato could prove to be a vital ingredient in the quest for a solution to the food crisis. With their ability to be grown in many different locations and climates, coupled with their wide number...

Restaurants are constantly looking for new ways to separate themselves from their many competitors and this has seen a growing number of restaurants worldwide opt for something completely original. In...

Recent US research may indicate the next ‘big things’ in the ever expanding and increasingly popular health foods category: DON’T DISCARD THE PEELS Fresh squeezed orange juice contains...

New technology is now able to provide businesses with a means to link their loyalty programs to a customer’s debit or credit card. Customers, after registering their credit/debit card, can simply...

US President George W Bush has pledged $770 million to assist with international food aid following the surge in global food prices. The spiralling cost of food has already seen riots in many countries...

Concern over how quickly current world supplies are being drawn down has given commodity speculators all the ammunition they need to drive the price of rice through the roof. The price of rice from Thailand...

Burger King is set to commit to new franchises to help grow the brand. They are keen to create ‘Whopper Bars’ which will be a more exciting experience for the customer with the burgers to be...

Mars, Incorporated (“Mars”) have announced a merger agreement with Chicago-based Wm. Wrigley Jr. Company (NYSE: WWY) (“Wrigley”) in a transaction valued at approximately $23 billion...

The International Grains Council and Rabobank have indicated that the world’s production of wheat is likely to increase by about 40 tonnes on last year’s figure. With wheat prices reaching...