Cleaning contractors at 90 per cent of Woolworths’ Tasmanian supermarkets were found not complying with workplace laws a Fair Work Ombudsman inquiry has uncovered. Examining supermarket cleaning contractors...

UPDATE 22/07/2016: Since publishing this article Jalna has announced it will be continuing for now Kosher certification of its products. Jalna said it was listening to its customers  and that Jalna...

AusVeg has called on the Australian Government to strengthen CoOL The Australian vegetable and potato industries have called for consumers to be “given certainty” about the food they are eating,...

Australian Parliament will reconsider CoOL on foods The Australian House of Representatives Standing Committee on Agriculture and Industry has announced a new inquiry into country of origin food labelling....

New Zealand based dairy manufacturer Fonterra has started an independent inquiry into the circumstances of “quality issues” with a whey protein concentrate (WPC80), which was found to contain the bacteria...

Treasury has told a Federal Senate inquiry that reducing unnecessary barriers to market entry and clamping down on anti-competitive behaviour should be a priority for Australia’s food processing industry. In...

Opposition Senators expressed concerms over the relaxation of Beef imports into Australia during a Senate Inquiry on Tuesday. Liberal Senator and Farmer Bill Heffernan raised his concern that Australian...

The Senate Economics Committee is set to investigate contracts between the major supermarkets and dairy group National Foods as part of their analysis of pricing in the dairy industry. Earlier this month...

Prime Minister Kevin Rudd has disputed claims that he has failed in a bid to increase competition in the grocery sector. The banishing of the controversial Grocery Choice website on Friday without consultation...