Grocery distributor, Metcash, has announced its new Chief Executive Officer to replace Ian Morrice in late 2017. Metcash has appointed a former Tesco supermarkets executive, Jeff Adams. Adams has previously...

IGA independent supermarket supplier, Metcash, has reported a 20 per cent drop in profit after tax for its 2017 financial year when compared to its 2016 results. For Metcash’s 2017 financial year, which...

Australia is experiencing a garlic bread shortage due to a massive recall impacting Woolworths, Aldi, IGA, Domino’s and Pizza Hut. Bread-manufacturer, George Weston, has issued a recall for a wide range...

German discount supermarket chain Lidl looks to be making solid moves to enter the Australian market soon. German discount supermarket chain Lidl looks to be making solid moves to enter the Australian...

Allen Roberts is a guest contributor to Australian Food News and writes another of his regular articles here. All transactions in a business have their costs but removing or reducing transaction costs...

Qi Tea to launch “zero calorie” chai tea UK-based tea company Herbal Health Ltd has launched a new “zero calorie” chai style tea, Qi Tea Relax, in Australia. Qi Relax Tea blends spices such as...

East Ivanhoe Grocers, a FoodWorks-branded independent supermarket, has teamed up with online supermarket systems provider Myfoodlink to launch the first metropolitan FoodWorks online grocery store in the...

Australian pasta manufacturers Vetta Pasta have launched a new ‘healthier’ pasta range called Smart Pasta. The new Smart Pasta range includes two pasta options: ‘High Protein Low Carb’ and ‘Cholesterol...

Master Grocers Australia, the body representing smaller supermarket operators under groupings such as IGA and Foodworks, claim to have evidence that will compel the Federal Government and the Australian...

Australia’s second-largest independent supermarket group, Foodworks, has appointed a new CEO to replace Peter Noble, architect of the company’s disastrous attempt to acquire 45 struggling Coles...