Mondelez International’s Cadbury has announced it will be introducing a new premium chocolate brand into Australia, Cadbury Coco.   The new brand will be sold in blocks and as gift packages. Cadbury...

Kellogg’s-owned ‘Be Natural’ brand has launched a new range of savoury and sweet snacks in Australia attracting customers with taste buds for Asian and Middle Eastern flavours. Savoury range The...

Funch launches ‘healthy and convenient’ pre-mixes for making snack foods at home Melbourne-based snack manufacturer Funch has launched a range of snack food pre-mixes in Australia, which it says is...

Cadbury Dairy Milk Picnic, now in share-block size Confectionery giant Cadbury has launched three new flavours in its share-sized chocolate block range—Cadbury Cherry Ripe, Cadbury Dairy Milk Crackle...

The UK is a 'nation of chocoholics', according to Mintel Nearly one in six (16 per cent) UK consumers, or around eight million people, eat chocolate every day, and a similar number (17 per cent)...

Dark chocolate compounds could prevent obesity and type-2 diabetes The potential health benefits of dark chocolate keep piling up, and scientists are now homing in on what ingredients in chocolate might...

Scientists have discovered why dark chocolate is good for us The health benefits of eating dark chocolate have been extolled for a long time, but the exact reason has remained a mystery — until now....

Researchers at an Australian university, Swinburne University of Technology, have found that the polyphenols in dark chocolate increase calmness and contentedness. At the same time, global market research...

Australian snack food manufacturer Vitality Brands has launched a new range of snack and chocolate brands called AntiOx, which it claims are “high in natural antioxidants that help boost immunity”. AntiOx...

The European Food Safety Authority (EFSA) has published a new study that gives scientific validation to health claim that consumption of dark chocolate improves blood circulation. EFSA is the EU’s scientific...