A report entitled “The Political Consumer” released today by J Walter Thompson Intelligence’s Innovation Group examines the growing politicisation of our lives and how brands are managing this new...

FoodLegal has announced its latest symposium, ‘Food Import/Exports – Promises and Pitfalls’. The symposium, to be held in Sydney on Tuesday 22 November 2016, will cover a number of importing and...

A new study has found the price of a grocery product is the most looked for piece of information by consumers reading packaging and labelling. Conducted by market research company, Colmar Burton, the study...

Australian fresh produce companies, Perfection Fresh and Fruit Master, have merged their table grape businesses. The business, ‘FruitMaster Australia’, is the country’s largest table grape growing...

Woolworths supermarkets was the big winner of the 2016 Australasian Catalogue Awards. Hosted by the Australasian Catalogue Association (ACA), Woolworths won the Supermarkets Award for its ‘Woolworths...

All products under the Maggie Beer range are to receive a new look. The Australian celebrity chef behind the brand, Maggie Beer, says the new packaging is a “visual nod to the star ingredients in each...

Woolworths is once again updating its loyalty program after receiving more complaints from shoppers about its recently overhauled system. In October 2015, Woolworths had announced changes to its  ‘Everyday...

There is enormous pressure on food product suppliers and retailers to present products as natural and as free from artificial substances as possible. It is therefore essential to know precisely how every...

The Western Australian government’s ‘LiveLighter’ health program is warning consumers to not assume products marketed as “natural” are always healthy options. The warning comes after the health...

A Cadbury television advertisement promoting Picnic chocolate bars has been banned by the Advertising Standards Board. The board determined that the ad, which includes an Indian man speaking very quickly...