Australian Prime Minister Tony Abbott says he does not want to see a ‘Vegemite Watch’ after reports surfaced that some dry communities were using the spread to make alcohol. Indigenous Affairs Minister,...

HJ Heinz Company has announced that it will be acquired by an investment consortium Berkshire Hathaway and Brazillian-based 3G Capital for US $28 billion, the largest acquisition in food history. Billionaire...

Australian Food News recently reported on research finding that as much as half of the world’s food – amounting to two billion tonnes worth – is wasted every year. With predictions that food production...

Australian Food News recently reported on research finding that as much as half of the world’s food – amounting to two billion tonnes worth – is wasted every year. With predictions that...

McDonald’s Australia has launched a new ingredient-tracking smart phone app to squash negative rumours about its processing procedures. The new TrackMyMacca’s app launched last Wednesday, January 16...

A report just out of the US is highlighting a surge in the number of hospital emergency admissions involving energy drinks. The news is stirring up Australian discussions surrounding such beverages. In...

Australian shoppers should prepare for increased produce prices in stores following extreme temperatures experienced over the past 2 weeks. Fresh Food Economist Franco Lagudi expects that demand for quality...

The National Heart Foundation of Australia has reacted to the Australian Government’s green paper for the National Food Plan. The green paper outlines the Government’s intention to develop a national...

The winners of the 2009 Vogue Entertaining + Travel Produce Awards were announced last week, with Victoria’s Carla Meurs and Anne-Marie Monda taking out the top award for Producer of the Year. Their...

Watch out Sam Kekovich, 2009’s Australia Day battle is about to heat up with Macadamias looking to take the position as Australia’s most Australian fare. “Macadamia nuts are more Australian...