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...

A summit, headed by UK Prime Minister Gordon Brown, has discussed concerns about rising global food prices. The summit was attended by 25 experts including UN World Food Program Chief Josette Sheeran,...

Tetsuya’s and Rockpool have once again been recognised among the top 50 restaurants worldwide in the highly coveted Restaurant Magazine list. The awards, held overnight, were started in 2002 and...

The Grocery Manufacturers Association (GMA) in America has blamed the food-for-fuel program for the high cost of commodities. The food-for-fuel legislation provides incentives to farmers to use corn in...