The Australian Food and Grocery Council has called for targeted investment allowances for Australian food manufacturers saying the industry is under increasing pressure due to rising business costs. The...

The Australian Food and Grocery Council has elected a new Chairman. Unilever Australia and New Zealand Chief Executive Officer, Clive Stiff, will take on the role, replacing a retiring Terry O’Brien....

The latest Australian Food and Grocery Council CHEP Retail Index is reporting signs of a modest recovery in retail turnover growth in Australia as 2017 progresses. This follows a sustained period of softening...

Australia’s food industry contribution to national manufacturing has increased by 30 per cent over the past seven years according to a new Australian Food and Grocery Council (AFCG) report. Food and...

The Food and Grocery Council (AFGC) has appointed a new chief executive officer. Tanya Barden will take on the role from 3 July 2017. Barden has been working as the AFGC’s Director of Economics, Trade...

A new joint survey from UBS and the Australian Food and Grocery Council (AFGC) has found Australian supermarket suppliers are investing in new product development as a top priority. In releasing the results...

Australian retailers can expect a slight improvement in year-on-year sales growth in the coming months according to the eighteenth edition of the AFGC CHEP Retail Index, just released by the Australian...

Growth in retail sales continues to slow down in Australia The Australian retail sector is expected to see a further slowing in growth nationally with the AFGC CHEP Retail Index showing growth of 4 per...

Food and Grocery Code should ‘go ahead as is’ say supermarket majors and AFGC The Retail and Supplier Roundtable (RSR), which is comprised of Australian supermarket giants Coles and Woolworths, and...

Trade considerations “vital” to CoOL labelling proposal The Australian Trade Minister the Hon. Andrew Robb has a “fundamental role to play”, along with the Ministers for Industry, Agriculture and...