Lindt is expanding its Australian presence, opening a new retail store in Canberra. The store will be located at the Canberra Outlet Centre and will be operating from 26 August 2016. It will stock the...

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,...

South Melbourne Market’s cage egg ban has been met with criticism An announcement from South Melbourne Market that it will ban the sale of all caged eggs by introducing a “We Care about the Chicken...

McDonald’s Australia to move towards using cage-free eggs by end of 2017 Fast food restaurant giant McDonald’s Australia has announced that it will move towards using cage-free eggs by the end of 2017. McDonald’s...

Woolworths goes cage-free in Canberra Australian supermarket giant Woolworths has announced that as of this month, ACT stores will sell 100 per cent cage-free eggs as part of the the supermarket’s ongoing...

The Australian Government has announced it will undertake a ‘root and branch’ review of competition laws and how these relate to the food and beverage manufacturing and retail sectors, according to...

In a groundbreaking speech this week, a representative of the National Heart Foundation of Australia  told a national conference of planning professionals that agricultural land around Australian cities...

The government of the Australian Capital Territory has released the results of a recent survey it commissioned about its retail ban on lightweight plastic bags. According to the government, the survey...

A Canberra-based law academic has called for tightening of Australian regulations for eco-labelling to stop “greenwashing”. Dr Matthew Rimmer, an ARC Future Fellow and Associate Professor at the Australian...

A Canberra food business has been linked to an outbreak of Salmonella, which has so far resulted in five people being hospitalised. The ACT Government’s Health Directorate is currently investigating...