Images of ‘junk food’ such as chocolate are almost twice as distracting as images of healthy food a study from John Hopskins University in the US has found. Researcher, Howard Egeth, said he and his...

The Dunedin Cadbury factory in New Zealand is set for closure after a suitable bidder could not be found. The parent company for Cadbury, Mondelez International, put local production out to tender, seeking...

New Zealand is facing a potato shortage after up to 30 per cent of the country’s crop was hit by heavy rain during the 2017 winter season. Chris Claridge, the Chief Executive of Potatoes New Zealand...

The 2017 New Zealand Food Award winners have been announced with a sheep milk product taking out the most coveted award. The complete award winners in different categories are listed below in this article. Spring...

Costco stores in the US are now selling emergency food kits with enough food for an individual to survive off for a year. The kits cost US $1, 000 and can last for 25 years without spoiling. Each kit contains...

Synlait has received registration that will allow the company to continue to export A2 Milk Company infant formula to China. The registration is required under new regulation that requires all infant formula...

The US Food and Drug Administration is proposing to push back the compliance deadline for America’s new mandatory nutritional panels. The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) is proposing to now give companies...

An Israeli company has received US $8.1 million to commercialise a sugar reduction solution that claims to reduce the amount of sugar in a product by 40 per cent. Targeted technologies development company,...

Simplot will be taking the iconic Australian Chiko Roll to the world’s largest export trade fair in Germany as part of plans to expand its global footprint. Simplot will promote the Chiko Roll at the...

PureCircle’s 2017 financial year results have been hit hard by its inability to import to the US during the year. PureCircle, which supplies stevia to Coca-Cola, made nearly US $20 million less in sales...