As Autumn hits the US, the country is once again being inundated with pumpkin spice flavoured food and drinks. The rise of pumpkin spice flavoured food and drinks has become big in America over the past...

Taste, price and health are the biggest drivers behind food purchasing decisions for most Americans says new data from the International Food Information Council Foundation (IFICF). According to the IFICF’s...

Baskin-Robbins Australia has appointed a new General Manager. Replacing David Jordan who has occupied the role since February 2014, Ben Flintoff will now take up the position. Ben Flintoff has been with...

Food and beverage producers will soon be required under a new American federal law to declare if any genetically modified (GMO) ingredients have been used in a product. The new legislation, which was an...

McDonald’s global turnaround is coming to fruition. The global re-vitalisation is being driven by the new management headquartered in Chicago. There are numerous lessons that can be learnt on how big...

Last week Budweiser beer announced it would be temporarily called and labelled ‘America’ for the upcoming US summer. The temporary name change will see America appear on cans and bottles where the...

A centre dedicated to researching and fighting childhood obesity in children aged 0-5 years has opened at the University of Sydney. The ‘Centre for Research Excellence in the Early Prevention of Obesity...

A Doritos advertisement created by an Australian is the most shared advertisement of the 2016 Super Bowl commercials.   Ranked by US measurement agency Unruly, the advertisement reached number one...

Jan Davis is a contributor to Australian Food News. I’ve just returned from several weeks travelling across the United States. It is fabulous to be home – and to appreciate just how lucky we are in...

People sometimes “see” flavours in foods and beverages before actually tasting them, according to a scientist speaking at a meeting of the American Chemical Society on 11 April 2013. The eyes sometimes...