Olam International will invest US$61 in cocoa processing facility in Indonesia International agribusiness Olam International Limited (Olam), has announced that it will be investing US$61 million to establish...

Poor trading conditions are causing difficulties for Australian small businesses While most indicators improved somewhat in the quarter, small business continued to face difficult trading conditions in...

Murray Goulburn has announced new projects and a proposed shareholding restructure Victoria-based dairy co-operative Murray Goulburn has announced it will invest $127 million in three new capital projects...

Goodman Fielder has rejected a takeover bid Food manufacturer Goodman Fielder has rejected a takeover proposal from agribusiness group Wilmar International Limited (Wilmar) and Hong Kong based investment...

CCA will move its juicing bottling operations to Adelaide Food and beverage manufacturer Coca-Cola Amatil (CCA) has announced plans to invest $2.9 million to expand its beverage facility in Adelaide to...

A panel of leading Australian food industry experts has ruled out plain packaging of high calorie foods as a possible way to fight obesity. Plain paper packaging was one of the key topics debated at the...

Major Australian supermarket Coles has entered long-term supply partnerships with two Australian dairy co-operatives, Murray Goulburn Co-operative Co. Limited (Murray Goulburn) and Norco. Coles has signed...

One of Australia’s fastest-growing food companies, Bega Cheese, has today announced a $15.9 million half-year profit. Bega Cheese said its ongoing profit growth was attributable to the Company’s “willingness...

HJ Heinz Company has announced that it will be acquired by an investment consortium Berkshire Hathaway and Brazillian-based 3G Capital for US $28 billion, the largest acquisition in food history. Billionaire...

Bega Cheese’s CEO Aidan Coleman told the annual general meeting of the company today that the past financial year had been “the most dynamic year” in the company’s 113 year history. Highlights...