Industry growth forecast for poultry and eggs in Australia Revenue for both the egg farming and poultry meat farming industries is forecast to grow modestly over the next five years, with poultry meat...

The ACCC has taken court action against an alleged egg cartel attempt The Australian Competition and Consumer Commission (ACCC) has instituted proceedings in the Federal Court against various parties in...

Private label products are helping some retailers in Western Europe Times are changing for Europe’s retail food market, and operators are consequently finding it increasingly difficult to boost sales,...

The price of coffee globally may be set to soar The past week has seen the equivalent of the total world’s annual coffee product traded in a five-day period, creating panic buying. Origin producers have...

More than one-third of US consumers cut back on red meat for health reasons Despite prevalent health trends encouraging consumers to eat less red meat, 90 per cent of US consumers are eating some kind...

Australians prefer their food to come from “natural” sources, but are not prepared to forego eating out, takeaway and pre-prepared foods and meals from supermarkets, according to the new Ipsos Food...

The Consumer Price Index for vegetables, which was updated by the Australian Bureau of Statistics (ABS) on 23 October 2013, has shown a fall in vegetable prices for the last quarter. This quarter’s fall...

The expanding middle class and rising food prices are set to “dramatically and permanently” reshape the consumer landscape, according to global market research organisation Nielsen, but buying choices...

Australian fruit and vegetable processor SPC Ardmona has expressed disappointment in the Productivity Commission’s Accelerated Report findings, which denied provisional safeguard tariffs against imported...

The recent trend for declining growth in retail sales continued through the June quarter, according to the latest edition of the Retail Index report from the Australian Food and Grocery Council (AFGC)...