PERSIMMON growers across Queensland will have better market access to Thailand thanks to a trade agreement finalised this week. The agreement delivers a new irradiation plan for fresh produce to Thailand,...

Rugby league player, captain and coach Mal Meninga AM has launched a new range of premium meats and sauces. The ‘Big Mal’s First Grade’ range will be sold at IGA Supermarkets in Queensland and New...

The major Queensland beef producer Australian Country Choice has filed a Queensland Supreme Court action against its sole customer, Coles Supermarkets. In a statement of claim over breach of commercial...

Oporto is expanding its presence in Queensland with ten new restaurants set to open. Oporto, which specialises in quick-service chicken, is owned by Craveable Brands, formerly known as Quick Service Restaurant...

A new major freeze-drying manufacturing facility has opened on Queensland’s Sunshine Coast. Owned and operated by Freeze Dry Industries, the site will use the latest technology to freeze dry Australia...

A suspected case of Panama fungal disease has been found at a Queensland banana plant. Panama is a disease affecting banana plants, is resistant to pesticide and affects their ability to produce fruit. After...

Given that over 12 million tourists flock to Australia’s Gold Coast each year, it’s no surprise that this stunning location in Queensland has developed an impressive array of food outlets. From deluxe...

A new food franchising group based in Brisbane is set for rapid Australian expansion in 2017. ‘Franchise Retail Brands’ was launched out of Brisbane in August 2016 with four quick service restaurant...

Queensland Sugar Limited and Wilmar have reached an in-principle agreement regarding a long-ongoing marketing dispute. Marketing group, Queensland Sugar Limited (QSL) has been in conflict with Singapore...

Australian egg producer, Sunny Queen, has officially opened its new “world-first” production facility located in Carole Park, Queensland. The production facility, and new head office, was built to...