Victoria’s Cartel Coffee Roasters has been named as Champion Australian Roaster in the inaugural Australian International Coffee Awards (AICA). New Zealand’s Toasted Espresso has been named as Champion...

Both Australia and New Zealand have built a “strong self-contained” soft drinks industry, with specific product, brand and packaging preferences, according to research from global beverage market research...

A scheme that offered a health insurance rebate that lowers the cost for healthier supermarket foods, such as fruit and vegetables and wholegrain foods, has been successful in improving the diets of shoppers....

Eating alone has become as common as eating together in America, according to new research on eating occasions by US market researcher, The Hartman Group. Analysis of the data reveals that close to half...

UK market research firm Canadean has reported that ‘traffic light’ warning labels that indicate fat, calories and salt levels in processed foods are being ignored by a third of UK consumers. The report...

The US has the largest meat snacks market in the world. It is dominated by jerky-style products which, despite their relative maturity, have seen good growth in recent years. Manufacturers have updated...

A New Zealand beer brand has won silver and bronze medals at the 2012 Cannes Lions International Festival of Creativity, which went from 17–23 June in Cannes, France. DB’s advertising campaign, “The...

Consumer concerns surrounding health issues such as obesity are giving the confectionery markets a challenging time in the EU, where sales of sugar and gum confectionery have remained stagnant over the...

One of the world’s largest accountancy and business consultancy firms, Grant Thornton, today published its annual international business report on the food and beverage industry. The report highlights...

International research body, Innova Market Insights, has identified five key trends that it claims will impact the Australian food and beverage market through 2012 and beyond. According to Innova, the...