Coles Supermarkets has reported minuscule sales growth for the first quarter of its 2018 financial year compared with the level of sales in the same period of the previous year. Falling fresh produce prices...

Coles has launched a Life Insurance product Supermarket group Coles has expanded its financial services offering to Australian consumers, with the launch of a new life insurance, with prices starting at...

Big Sister Foods goes into administrationNew South Wales-based manufacturer of baked goods Big Sister Foods has collapsed, with receivers PPB Advisory now looking for buyers for the food manufacturer. Big...

Goodman Fielder has rejected a takeover bid Food manufacturer Goodman Fielder has rejected a takeover proposal from agribusiness group Wilmar International Limited (Wilmar) and Hong Kong based investment...

SPC Ardmona responds to government claim about workers' "over generous" allowances Troubled canned fruit and vegetable processor SPC Ardmona has refuted recent suggestions by Government politicians...

Beam has been acquired by Suntory Holdings Japanese beverage company Suntory Holdings is set to acquire all outstanding shares of premium alcoholic spirits company Beam Inc for US$83.50 per share in cash...

Growing investor interest in the Australian processed food sector and divestments by large Australian food manufacturers are becoming more frequent. The recent drop in the Australian dollar and export...

The Board of the Victorian-based ASX-listed dairy company Warrnambool Cheese and Butter (WCB) is still advising WCB shareholders to reject the revised offer by New South Wales-based dairy company Bega...

The battle for Victorian-based dairy company Warrnambool Cheese and Butter (WCB) continues to heat up as Australian dairy co-operative Murray Goulburn has announced a revised takeover offer, increasing...

New Zealand based dairy giant Fonterra has announced it will acquire the assets of Tasmanian yoghurt business, Tamar Valley Dairy. Under the agreement, Fonterra will acquire the processing equipment, related...