An Israeli start-up has developed an app which takes all the guess work out of deciding whether a piece of fruit is ripe or not. Created by Aclar Tech, the ‘AclaroMeter’ uses an app and sensor to analyse...

Bananas are Australia’s most popular fruit, new Nielsen research has found. After surveying Australian households, Nielsen discovered that in the past year, nine out of 10, or 94 per cent, purchased...

A new Fruit, Vegetables and Diet Score Report released by the CSIRO has found two out of three Australian adults are not eating enough vegetables. One out of two adults are also not eating enough fruit...

Aldi Australia is taking steps to broaden its fresh produce offering by moving to a centralised buying model. The move has seen it advertise for three Fresh Produce Buying Managers to work out of its Australian...

Aussie Apples is banking on Netball Australia to promote its fruit, signing a six-figure sponsorship deal with the sporting organisation. Valued at AUD $600, 000, the deal includes the supply of apples...

Australian citrus exporters have had another record year. Between January and November 2016 total citrus exports were just under 220, 000 tonnes, equalling AUD $335 million in value. David Daniels from...

One of Australia’s major fruit producers and marketers, Montague, is selling ranges of stone fruit under new brands. The first new brand, Montague Tree, sells peaches, nectarines, apricots and plums. The...

A new study has found Australians think Aldi’s fresh produce offerings have improved in value, quality and choice. Australian vegetable industry group, AUSVEG, has released a report on its research into...

Free trade agreements (FTAs) secured by Australia with China, Japan and South Korea in 2014 and 2015 are benefiting Australian fruit and vegetable producers according to new data analysed and published...

New season apples sold at Woolworths nationally from February 2017 will have no wax added to them. The move by Woolworths to remove adding wax to new season apples has been undertaken in consultation with...