THE Australian food and beverage sector will continue to be a focus of merger and acquisition activity as firms look to capitalise on the country’s reputation for high quality produce. The $111 billion...

AUSTRALIA’S best new products have been named at the nation’s biggest food event, the Fine Food Australia convention in Melbourne. Each year the Best New Product Awards recognise the most...

The first Australian book to celebrate innovation in the food and agribusiness industry was launched at the Australian Institute of Food Science & Technology conference, ‘The Pulse of the Industry’...

Young Australians look for a job within the food industry might need to focus on best utilising their skill-set rather than setting their heart on one particular dream job says a new report. According...

Small businesses are amongst the biggest winners in the 2016 Australian Federal Government’s budget revealed last night in Canberra. In Federal Treasurer Scott Morrison’s first budget, businesses with...

A number of agriculture and farming representative groups have today expressed disappointment over the government’s decision to keep the backpacker tax introduced in the 2015 budget. Amongst upset groups...

Australia’s food industry will be left behind the rest of the world if it does not embrace innovation, according to a key food industry leader.   Russel Rankin, the founder of Food Innovation...

The Australian Food and Grocery Council (AFGC) has declared that Australian government fee increases by Food Standards Australia New Zealand (FSANZ) are “unacceptable.” FSANZ made silent increases...

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...

One of Australia’s key industrialists, Anthony Pratt, who is chairman of the leading Australian packaging business Visy Industries, has called upon the Australian government to work with Australia’s...