The Australian Food and Grocery Council has called for targeted investment allowances for Australian food manufacturers saying the industry is under increasing pressure due to rising business costs. The...

The Australian Food and Grocery Council has elected a new Chairman. Unilever Australia and New Zealand Chief Executive Officer, Clive Stiff, will take on the role, replacing a retiring Terry O’Brien....

The latest Australian Food and Grocery Council CHEP Retail Index is reporting signs of a modest recovery in retail turnover growth in Australia as 2017 progresses. This follows a sustained period of softening...

Australia’s food industry contribution to national manufacturing has increased by 30 per cent over the past seven years according to a new Australian Food and Grocery Council (AFCG) report. Food and...

A new joint survey from UBS and the Australian Food and Grocery Council (AFGC) has found Australian supermarket suppliers are investing in new product development as a top priority. In releasing the results...

The former CEO of the Australian Food and Grocery Council, Kate Carnell, will be Australia’s first small business ombudsman.   Carnell was CEO of the Australian Food and Grocery Council between...

Australian retailers can expect a slight improvement in year-on-year sales growth in the coming months according to the eighteenth edition of the AFGC CHEP Retail Index, just released by the Australian...

Proposed NSW bottle deposit recycling scheme, bottlers protest An alliance of Australia’s beverage manufacturers has responded to speculation that New South Wales could introduce a Container Deposit...

The Senate Committee for Rural and Regional Affairs has released its recommendations from an inquiry into amendments proposed by the Greens to current Country of Origin Labelling laws. Although introduced...

A new toolkit is being launched by the Australian Food and Grocery Council (AFGC) to help businesses have a greater knowledge of and positive influence on decisions about sustainable packaging design. The...