RISING input costs and a 10 per cent slide in capital expenditure is putting strain on the competitiveness of the domestic grocery sector, the Australian Food and Grocery Council’s annual report...

MANUFACTURERS are losing more than $50 million in potential sales by not listing protein content on food and drink packaging, thus missing out on the protein trend sweeping the world, research shows. In...

AMID reports of a sale looming for giant Patties Foods the acquisitions continue for the pie maker with the purchase of Victorian company Boscastle, adding a gourmet range to a line-up led by Four’N-Twenty. Patties...

South Australian pickled food producer Spring Gully Foods has cleared the debts that almost forced the company to close four and a half years ago. Final payments under the company’s Deed of Company Arrangement...

For many older Australians Rosella is synonymous with tomato sauce.   “I remember the iconic glass bottle sitting on my grandmother’s kitchen table,” Rosella CEO Dan Presser said.   “And...

The Maggie Beer ice cream range has been expanded to include stick-based offerings.   The ice creams and come in the following four flavours:   Burnt Fig, Honeycomb and Caramel Affogato Rich...

UK chip brand, Tyrrells Potato Crisps Ltd, has acquired Yarra Valley Snack Foods. Yarra Valley Snack Foods, producer of the Thomas Chipman Organic Chips range, is based in Lilydale, Melbourne, Victoria. Yarra...

McCain Foods Australia/New Zealand will spend up to $10 million dollars over the next two years upgrading onsite storage facilities and building a new packing line at the Smithton plant in Circular Head,...

Australian fruit manufacturer, SPC, has introduced a new snack range, ‘Aussie Diced Pear’ and ‘AussieDiced Peaches’. The products are focused around providing easy-to-open packaging and come in...