Consumers perceptions of what is considered healthy eating at restaurants are changing according to a new report by market research firm Technomic. The Healthy Eating Consumer Trend Report by Technomic...

Recent research on US consumers’ expanded usage of restaurants and retailers for catering has found that fast-casual restaurants are expected to outperform all other players. Consumer research company...

By Joe Lederman, Managing-principal, FoodLegal – www.foodlegal.com.au Do food labels help shoppers stay thinner? Yes, according to a recently released study, published in the “Agricultural...

New market research has identified a global trend for lactose-free dairy products targeting mainstream consumers. A report released yesterday (11 July 2012) by market researchers, Innova Market Insights,...

An Australian fast-food chain has won a case in the Advertising Standards Bureau (ASB), concerning an advertisement that allegedly disparaged people with tattoos and body piercings. The Hungry Jack’s...

Empower Foods has recalled Empower Power Wraps and Tony Ferguson High Fibre Wraps from health food stores, online, and from chemists selling Tony Ferguson products in New South Wales, Queensland, Victoria...

The Australian Association of National Advertisers (AANA) has called for the disbandment of the Alcohol Advertising Review Board (AARB). Close to four months after the AARB was established as an “independent...

A person’s choice of supermarket may be linked to their weight, according to a French report published this week in the open access journal PLoS ONE. The study, conducted in Paris from 2007 to 2008 by...

Latest statistics published by Australian research survey company Roy Morgan suggest Australians are increasingly choosing natural yoghurt. However, fruit or flavoured yoghurt still remained the most popular...

A London-based market research company has outlined four trends that it believes will shape the way foodservice operators develop menu options during 2012. The four trends are identified by Mintel Group...