Swiss global manufacturer and marketer of precision instruments Mettler Toledo has launched new equipment in Australia designed to help manufacturers ‘optimise’ the roasting process for peanuts. Mettler...

Two prominent Australian food manufacturers have announced they are feeling the pressure from a “very competitive food industry environment” and may forced to make closures and reduce grower contracts. Simplot...

Major Australian supermarket Coles has entered long-term supply partnerships with two Australian dairy co-operatives, Murray Goulburn Co-operative Co. Limited (Murray Goulburn) and Norco. Coles has signed...

Tasmania’s dairy industry marked a significant milestone last Friday, with the official opening of a new dairy processing facility, built on a former forestry site in Smithton in the State’s North-west. The...

Australia’s leading beverage group, Coca-Cola Amatil (CCA), has announced that Terry Davis will step down as Group Managing Director next, after nearly 12 years in the role. Davis will retire from the...

A regional Australian manufacturer has won ‘Best New Grocery’ product at the world’s largest organic trade show. Right Food Group, which is based in Murwillumbah in New South Wales, won the award...

Dairy company Chobani Australia has introduced seven new flavours to its 170g Greek yoghurt range. The new flavours, which will be available in Woolworths supermarkets, are Raspberry, Honey, Apple Cinnamon,...

The European Parliament and the Council of Ministers have given their approval for the use of steviol glycosides, a natural sweetener derived from the stevia plant, as an ingredient in foods and beverages...

Scientists behind a new Australian invention which monitors the behaviour of starches as they are cooked say it could revolutionise food manufacturing processes. The Australian Nuclear Science and Technology...

New South Wales-based DSM Food Specialties, which produces food ingredients and nutritional additives, has applied to the Australian Government’s main food regulatory standards agency, Food Standards...