HEINZ faces a near-maximum $10 million fine for misleading consumers by claiming one of its snacks for toddlers was beneficial for young children. The Australian Competition and Consumer Commission, at...

The Australian Competition and Consumer Commission (ACCC) has taken action to reiterate the importance of transparency between businesses and consumers by requiring adequate disclosure. The ACCC action...

ACCC Chairman Rod Sims has said the ACCC will look into Uber Eats contracts with restaurants and cafes in Australia. Speaking on ABC’s Radio National Breakfast show today after the publication of a ABC...

The Australian Competition and Consumer Commission will not oppose Saputo’s acquisition of Saputo after Saputo offered to sell Murray Goulburn’s Koroit dairy processing plant. The Australian Competition...

The ACCC has warned it will be focusing on franchising issues involving large or national franchisors in 2018. The warning comes with the Australian Competition and Consumer Commission (ACCC) releasing...

Heinz has said it is disappointed but respects the decision made by the Australian Federal Court that Heinz made the misleading health claim that its Shredz products were beneficial for young kids. In...

The ACCC has released guidance for egg producers with the National Information Standard on Free Range Eggs coming into effect 26 April 2018. Under the new standard, egg producers cannot use the word ‘free...

The upcoming FoodLegal Health Claims Standard workshop in November taking place in Sydney is nearly sold out. There still remain spots available to attend the Melbourne workshop. To find out more about...

The Australian Federal Court has dismissed the ACCC’s appeal against a decision that dismissed allegations that a group had attempted to induce egg producers to enter into a cartel arrangement. The Australian...

The Australian Competition and Consumer Commission (ACCC) has put Australian produce growers and sellers on notice, warning they need to be ready to comply with changes to the mandatory Horticulture Code...