Market intelligence researchers Mintel predicts there are 5 key trends in 2018. Its findings are part of its latest report, Global Food & Drink Trends 2018. Here are the five identified trends 1. Full...

A new online platform which allows cafes to pick and choose supplies from different food distributors has launched in Australia. The B2B platform is the second phase of FoodByUs, a food delivery service...

A piece of biodegradable paper that is said to keep fruit and vegetables fresh longer is now available in Australia. ‘FreshPaper’ is a piece of paper that is infused with organic spices which prolong...

Australians could one day be eating allergy-free nuts and edible packaging according to the CSIRO which announced its Food & Agribusiness Roadmap at the Australian Institute of Food Science and Technology’s...

The 2017 QSR Media Detpak Award winners were announced in Sydney late last week, shedding light on some of Australia’s best food industry innovations from the past 12 months. Running for four years now,...

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...

Ikea wants to help start-ups looking to innovate within the food industry. In announcing the first ‘Ikea Boot Camp’ to support start-up businesses, Ikea said it is looking for those start-ups focused...

Food technology is all about piling your plate with safer, cheaper, fresher, more nutritious and environmentally friendly edibles. Continuing in the tradition of older cousins such as decaffeination and...

3D printed meat may seem fanciful to the average Australian, but it represents an exciting and realistic value-adding opportunity says Meat and Livestock Australia (MLA). According to the Australian meat...

Researchers based in Singapore have discovered how to teleport a glass of lemonade. According to New Scientist, the researchers have used sensors and electrodes to transmit the colour and sourness of lemonade...