Unilever has announced plans to sell or demerge its spreads division which includes Flora, Bertolli, I Can’t Believe It’s Not Butter and Stork. The decision comes after the company conducted a strategic...

A new Roy Morgan Research study has found Australians have a growing taste for butter. According to Roy Morgan Research, in the 12 months ended the June 2016, 54.7 per cent of Australian grocery buyers...

  Woolworths have announced a change of their ‘Homebrand’ range of housebrands to ‘Woolworths Essentials’ a more ‘upmarket’ housebrand. If that is all that is happening,...

Unilever has launched a new range that blends its Flora margarine with butter.   The range includes a salted version and a salt-reduced option. Both products are made by combining butter and sunflower...

Home-brand margarine not popular with high-income grocery buyers Supermarket brands have made their mark in the margarine market, where they currently rank third (after traditional favourites Flora and...

Some of Goodman Fielder's brands Bread and snack food manufacturer Goodman Fielder has announced it expects its earnings before interest and tax (EBIT) in the 2014 financial year to be approximately...

Butter has made a comeback in Australia Is butter better? While that is a question best left for health experts and foodies, recent sales trends reveal that more Australian grocery buyers are purchasing...

Low-calorie sugars offer new way to solidify vegetable oils and gels Researchers at the City College of New York have reported the successful transformation of vegetables oils into a semi-solid form using...

The European Commission (EC) has updated its regulations for foods designed to help consumers lower cholesterol, introducing mandatory labelling that make it clear that these kinds of foods are not intended...

Fewer Australians are buying margarine than they were five years ago, but the two most popular brands, Flora and Meadow Lea, have remained favourites, according to new findings from market research organisation...