Australians are eating larger servings of fatty and sugary foods than they were in the past The George Institute for Global Health has found. Comparing data from 1995 and 2012, researchers found a large...

Nestle launches new smaller-sized ‘portion-controlled’ Killer Python lolly Global food and beverage manufacturer Nestle has halved the size of its Allen’s brand Killer Python lolly in Australia —...

CHOICE claims food industry making “push to hide shrinking packs” Consumer group CHOICE has claimed some food companies have “big appetites for reducing the size of products without reducing...

Melatonin, a hormone secreted by the body, helps control weight gain by stimulating the appearance of ‘beige fat’ that can burn calories instead of storing them, according to new research from Spanish...

Voluntary guidelines for UK food and beverage companies on communicating portion size have been created with the assistance of food and grocery experts IGD. The guidelines are designed to help people eat...

The UK Food Standards Agency (FSA) has created a list of recommendations to the food industry designed to reduce saturated fat and to increase the availability of healthier options and smaller portion...

Portion sizes recommended on food packaging are often used as no more than a guide by consumers who purchase more to ensure they have enough, according to a new report from IGD research. The IGD report...