Australian food manufacturing expands in latest period, PMI stats Food manufacturing was one of four manufacturing sub-sectors to expand in November 2014, according to the Australian Industry Group Australian...

The Australian farming and manufacturing sectors have expressed growing concerns about Australia’s booming gas export industry. While the energy and mining sector is generating billions of dollars that...

A recent report by an international research house reveals a significant difference in attitude between younger and older UK consumers when it comes to presumptions about “lighter weight” packaging....

Iconic Australian tomato-sauce brand Rosella and other well-known food brands in the Gourmet Food Holdings – Pitango – Waterwheel corporate group have been placed into receivership. Ferrier...

Online advertising in Australia for the 12 months ended 30 June 2012 has reached $3.14bn, which has beaten the previous record by more than $549 million.  The figures come from a report by the Interactive...

New research predicts that by 2017 Australians will be spending $31.8 billion dollars per year on home-brand (also known as “private label” products or “supermarket brands”) products, which will...

Consumers are increasingly turning to the internet for information about food products, but a report released today says that traditional printed information is still more trusted than online sources,...

New market research has identified a global trend for lactose-free dairy products targeting mainstream consumers. A report released yesterday (11 July 2012) by market researchers, Innova Market Insights,...

Higher initial reimbursements for promotional expenses are now available for eligible exporters. Australia’s Federal Minister for Trade and Competitiveness Dr Craig Emerson announced last week that those...

Meat and Livestock Australia has launched a campaign designed to showcase the red meat industry’s environmental credentials. ‘Target 100’ is based on 100 environmentally related initiatives the industry...