The price of rice, a staple food commodity, is set to remain at or near record highs for the remainder of the year, but optimism about a fall next year is growing. The news, from the UN Food and Agriculture...

The Spiritual Water brand, which provides water with 10 different Christian labels, has so far proven a hit in the US. The success of the brand can be attributed to adding something different to a simple...

The creation of foods which cater directly toward specific consumer preferences and needs may appear a forlorn goal but Nestlé are seeking to make it reality. The Nestlé Research Center, Lausanne, Switzerland,...

Popular celebrity chef Gordon Ramsay has called for fines for restaurants who serve out of season fruit and vegetables. Ramsay, who wants restaurants to get more of their food from local sources, claims...

Australian food industry professionals will be monitoring with interest the outcome of new US laws which have outraged food retailers. The New York City Health Department has begun enforcing new legislation...

The Cadbury Schweppes demerger was officially completed last night almost 14 months after the announcement of the demerger was made. The split means that the confectionery unit will be separated from its...

World food production and prices are major global issues at the moment and concern about the food crisis, dubbed the “silent tsunami”, does not appear likely to die down anytime soon. Yoseph...

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...