MALAYSIA will for the first time impose an excise tax of MYR 0.40 ($0.10) per litre on sweetened beverages starting April 1, 2019. This will be on beverages that contain sugar exceeding 5 grams per 100ml,...

SMITHFIELD Foods has confirmed it disposed of 25,000 kg of products after an employee urinated on a pork production line at its plant in Virginia, US. The incident led the business immediately halting...

HERE’s our top ten list of national and international news briefs.   The Vietnamese government has passed a ruling approving a 350% rise in penalties for food safety violations.   2....

PRIVATE equity firm Anacacia Capital has sold its majority stake in Aussie chilled food manufacturer Yumi Quality Foods. Yumi, maker of gluten-free, non-dairy dips and snacks, is now 100 per cent owned...

Dear readers … Australian Food News will not be publishing on Wednesday 19 September 2018 out of respect for Yom Kippur, in accordance with the policy of its publisher. This policy has operated since...

Due to the Easter long weekend, Australian Food News will not be published on Monday 17 April 2017. Regular publishing will resume again Wednesday 19 April 2017.   ...

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