With many Australian dairy farmers still struggling with low farmgate milk pricing some are starting to take matters into their own hands and are cutting out the middle man. Instead of selling their milk...

Katter’s Australian Party MP, Shane Knuth, is pushing for ‘fair milk’ logos to be placed on Queensland sold milk produced from farmers who have received a sustainable price. Late last week MP Knuth...

A new study has found the price of a grocery product is the most looked for piece of information by consumers reading packaging and labelling. Conducted by market research company, Colmar Burton, the study...

Brought to you by Trent Munro, Product Manager for Coding Technologies at Matthews Australasia The little black-and-white squares that are 2D codes have been around for a while. When they were first introduced,...

An expanding value-added fresh produce business wanted to increase productivity by removing manual coding. They’re now saving five hours a day with a solution from Matthews Australasia, which has the...

A new sugar content certification program called ‘Sugarwise’ is gaining traction in the United States. Food products with added sugars meeting World Health Organisation guidelines will be eligible...

All products under the Maggie Beer range are to receive a new look. The Australian celebrity chef behind the brand, Maggie Beer, says the new packaging is a “visual nod to the star ingredients in each...

The Western Australian government’s ‘LiveLighter’ health program is warning consumers to not assume products marketed as “natural” are always healthy options. The warning comes after the health...

The Chilean Government has introduced mandatory food labelling laws covering locally produced and imported food products, as it attempts to combat the country’s rising obesity levels. With 60 per cent...

Ikea and Health Lab have issued recalls due to undeclared nuts whilst Food Standards Australia New Zealand (FSANZ) is investigating an increase in food poisoning cases possibly due to rockmelon consumption. 1.Ikea...