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...

The Australian government through its Australian Bureau of Statistics (ABS), has changed its method of calculating the Consumer Price Index (CPI). The move comes at the same time as criticism that the...

The Australian Bureau of Statistics has reported that grocery prices have fallen over the past year as household staples such as fruit, vegetables and bread have all gotten cheaper. The Bureau of Statistics...

A drop in the price of fruit and vegetables in August 2011 has contributed to the lowest inflation rates for almost two years in Australia, according to a report published today by leading financial services...

Effective immediately, Solae will increase prices of its high quality soy ingredients by 7-9 percent across the globe. Solae state that like many food companies, they have been affected by general inflationary...

The level of food inflation in Australia has risen to 1.4% in the December quarter, although it remains moderate when compared to the rapid price hikes of the first half of 2008. The Australian Bureau...

The latest ABS retail trade figures show that sales in October rose 0.3%, seasonally adjusted, with Cafes, Restaurants & Takeaway Food Services (+1.1%) the second best performing sector. The news caps...

Inflation figures released today by the Australian Bureau of Statistics have confirmed a strong fall in the price of fruit and vegetables in the September quarter. Last week supermarket chain Coles advised...

The price of food fell by 0.9% in the June quarter but still maintained a lofty 4.8% rate of inflation for the year to June. The food group fell in all capital cities and offset rises in most other categories...