The Chilean Government has introduced mandatory food labelling laws covering locally produced and imported food products, as it attempts to combat the country’s rising obesity levels. With 60 per cent...

Patties reports negative Hepatitis A test results on its berries Australian food manufacturer Patties Foods has reported that microbiological and viral tests run on its frozen berries products, which had...

Hepatitis A crisis in frozen berries recall Food manufacturer Patties Foods Ltd is facing a major class action by people who have allegedly contracted Hepatitis A after eating the Company’s frozen berry...

Chilean blueberry exporters are laughing all the way to the bank while Australian blueberry growers languish in depressed domestic market oversupply. Chilean blueberry shipments to North America, Europe...

Brazil has become the top-ranked developing market for retail expansion, according to consultants at A.T. Kearney.The firm said today (6 June) that Brazil jumped from fifth last year on its Global Retail...

Fonterra has confirmed that its Chilean subsidiary Soprole has withdrawn a proposal to merge its business with Nestlé’s liquid and dairy business in the country. Fonterra CEO Andrew Ferrier said...

Fonterra and Nestle confirmed today a proposal to expand their Dairy Partners Americas (DPA) joint venture into Chile.Fonterra subsidiary Soprole and Nestle Chile today filed an application with the local...

The Australia-Chile Free Trade Agreement will come into force tomorrow 6 March, 2009, opening up greater opportunities to meat, wine and dairy exporters.This was the first Free Trade Agreement to be concluded...

The Australia-Chile Free Trade Agreement is set to come into force on 6 March, 2009, allowing a host of Australian exporters a greater opportunity to enter a growing market. The Minister for Trade Simon...