A Melbourne TAFE is now offering courses in greengrocery. From February 2018, Melbourne Polytechnic is offering a Certificate II and Certificate III in Greengrocery. Melbourne Polytechnic says it is the...

FoodLegal has launched its new Country of Origin Compliance Portal. The online portal allows users to access training videos on the new country of origin labelling laws and to quickly lodge a request to...

The Australian government has amended Australia’s new Country of Origin Labelling laws just months after they came into operation. The amendment, from November 2016, changes the label requirements for...

Australian food experts, FoodLegal have launched training videos for Australia’s new Country of Origin labelling laws. For a number of years, Australia has had unique mandatory Country of Origin labelling...

In my previous article “Building your food business Part I”, we considered some of the basics of what it takes to turn a food idea into a food business. So, congratulations, we assume you are now a...

A new qualification for food industry professionals has been launched by risk management, standards compliance and information business SAI Global.   Starting in January 2016, the Diploma of Food...

Food trends are no different to foods themselves. Some are destined for a short life while a few will catch on to become a top consumer preference. Foods that are ‘natural’ and ‘preservative free’...

The Woolworths ‘Earn and Learn’ program has returned for 2015. Similar to previous years, Woolworths shoppers can earn resources for schools and education centres by spending money with the supermarket. How...

The Australia and New Zealand Ministerial Forum on Food Regulation (the Forum) met in Hobart today and considered a range of food regulation matters. The Forum comprises all Australian and New Zealand...

Innovation will be on display at this years Foodservice trade show held at Melbourne’s Royal Exhibition Centre between the May 31 – June 2nd. Exclusively held for those in the restaurant, catering...