TODAY marks the start of Australia’s inaugural Whole Grain Week, run by the Grains and Legumes Nutrition Council which no doubt hopes this fibre-rich event becomes regular. The idea is to spread the...

Australian fast food chain Noodle Box has acquired competitor Wok in a Box.   Noodle Box is currently the nation’s largest noodle-based quick-service restaurant (QSR) with 70 stores across Australia....

The Bombay High Court has struck down a ban placed by India’s food safety regulator on Nestle’s Maggi brand noodles. On 13 August 2015, the Court removed the ban on 9 variants of the well-known instant...

SunRice has launched a new range of ready-to-eat snacks called ‘SunRice Street Snacks’. The new products are inspired by street food from across the world. Street Snacks come in a foil pouch placed...

‘Reinvigorated’ Tasmanian Noodle Box restaurants seeking new franchise partners Following the successful reopening Noodle Box’s Tasmanian network of 4 restaurants, the Melbourne-based company is...

Kewpie has launched a new range in Australia Japanese mayonnaise brand Kewpie has launched its new Wasabi flavoured mayonnaise and Japanese salad dressings in Australia. The Kewpie range, which is distributed...

A regional Australian manufacturer has won ‘Best New Grocery’ product at the world’s largest organic trade show. Right Food Group, which is based in Murwillumbah in New South Wales, won the award...

‘Flexitarian’meals, grains and the deli goods are expected to occupy more American restaurant plates in 2013 according to US consumer research and consulting firm, Technomic. Technomic has released...

  China is set to break the 50,000 mark for foreign fast food outlets this year. This is a rise from 48,477 fast food outlets in 2011 and 36,037 in 2006. Study also reveals 44 percent of Chinese consumers...

Australian-owned company Fantastic Snacks is recalling batches of their 2 minute noodles sold in Australia because of the “presence of unpleasant odour” and a “stale taste”. The company is recalled...