McDonald’s has announced expansion plans for China, hoping to almost double its presence in the country within the next five years. The plans will see China soon become McDonald’s largest market outside...

The HiveXchange, Australia’s digital market for wholesale produce has expanded into Asia, opening a Hong Kong office to further the export interests of its members. The HiveXchange represents exporters...

Demand for Australian fruit, especially mandarins, continues to increase in Thailand, on the back of targeted trade promotional campaigns like the annual ‘Australia Now! In Season’ initiative. ‘Australia...

Singaporean quick service chicken restaurant, 4Fingers, will be setting up shop in Australia. Specialising in Korean-style fried chicken, the chain was first established in 2009 and has 13 stores across...

Bellamy’s has appointed ex-Fosters Managing Director, John Murphy, as its new non-executive independent Director. Bellamy’s has also appointed a new Chairman, John Ho. John Murphy will take up the...

Demand for infant formula in China is “poised for impressive growth” market research group, Mintel, has said. According to Mintel, demand for infant formula will have a compound annual growth rate...

When it comes to food, Australia’s got what China wants. Our produce is clean, green and of high quality – exactly what the country’s forecast 850 million middle class consumers in 2030 will be looking...

Australian food companies wanting to succeed in China need to tell a brand story says a key executive at Alibaba. Speaking at this week’s The Australian Global Food Forum in Melbourne, John O’Loghlen,...

Australian and New Zealand food products are popular purchases for online Chinese shoppers confirms new research from Mintel. According to Mintel, more than one in three Chinese consumers who have brought...

It has been a challenging time for the Australian economy recently, after the economy shrank by 0.5% during the third financial quarter of 2016. This was far below the already pessimistic forecasts published...