NEW regulations requiring kilojoule menu labelling are working to reduce kilojoule intake, marking a consumer trend for information that’s hard to ignore – both legally and health-wise. The new regulations,...

Two new studies, separately released this week from Roy Morgan Research and Euromonitor International respectively, show how bottled water consumption is increasing in both Australia and the US. Over 5...

Less Australians may be shopping at butcher shops but according to Roy Morgan Research those who do spend the most money on meat each week.   Australians who shop at butchers spend an average AUD$37...

Jan Davis is a contributor to Australian Food News.   Every day, we hear more about the need for our food to be sustainable, green, local, and ethical. Every day, we hear more about the need for...

Stevia to take off globally through Coke Life expansion Stevia could be set to get a huge boost globally, as Coca-Cola’s stevia-sweetened beverage, Coke Life continues its expansion, with the product...

‘Health halo’ surrounding protein resonates with UK consumers Consumers in the UK have begun to acknowledge the importance of eating and drinking products that are high in protein, according to findings...

Buying Australian-made products has become more important to Australian consumers, according to new research from market research organisation, Roy Morgan Research, commissioned by the Australian Made...

Research from global market research house Mintel shows that the ice cream market in Brazil has grown by 33 per cent in the last five years, reaching a volume of nearly 398 million litres and a value of...

While customer enthusiasm is “up” in the United States for casual dining, a new Technomic report has found that new challenges are emerging for casual-dining operators. As the lines continue to blur...

Sixty percent of global consumers prefer to buy new products from a familiar brand rather than switch to a new brand, according to a new study from global research firm Nielsen. The Nielsen Global Survey...