Australian-owned Bega Cheese has acquired the former Kraft Peanut Butter factory in Victoria, adding the spread to its portfolio. Bega, famously known for cheese, will produce the original recipe Kraft...

Food Standards Australia New Zealand has abandoned a proposal to insert a detailed food packaging standard in the Australia New Zealand Food Standards Code. In announcing the abandonment of its Proposal...

Complaints in relation to advertising food and beverages to children are at historic lows according to the Australian Advertising Standards Bureau.   The Bureau said complaints to the Advertising...

Obesity Policy Coalition which is partly funded by Victorian State government, has released a new report that claims advertisers “exploit loopholes in self-regulatory codes” for food marketing.   In...

A new study into food trends has revealed Australians are all about sharing. A new study into food trends has revealed Australians are all about sharing. The Emma Food Trends and Insight Report*, published...

The publicly-listed Retail Food Group, owner of Gloria Jeans and Donut King, announced today that it will be making a one-off $18.5 million asset write down. The publicly-listed Retail Food Group, owner...

Researchers in the US have found scientific reasons behind the common complaint that airline food tastes bad. Researchers in the US have found scientific reasons behind the common complaint that airline...

Jan Davis is a contributor to Australian Food News.   Every day, we hear more about the need for our food to be sustainable, green, local, and ethical. Every day, we hear more about the need for...

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...

Calorie counting could soon be elevated to another level with a US startup introducing a plate which can figure out nutritional information. Calorie counting could soon be elevated to another level with...