Australia’s largest study comparing private and branded label products has found the average salt content to be significantly lower in private label products.   Lead author Helen Trevena, from the...

Woolworths has expanded its private label ice cream product range.   Australian Woolworths supermarkets are now selling the following new ice creams:   Apple Tumble  500ml tub – apple...

Woolworths to expand Farmers’ Own milk to Western Australia Australian supermarket group Woolworths has announced that it will introduce its Farmers’ Own milk brand, which will be sourced directly...

Private label pushes towards high-end beverages in Europe, Canadean Private label drinks products, such as own brand ranges from supermarkets, are known for low prices at the expense of quality. However,...

Woolworths launches “best value” Australian bread loaf Australian supermarket giant Woolworths has launched its latest strategy in its “ongoing commitment to help Australians save on...

Bread and cake producers struggle with changing consumer tastes, IBISWorld The rise of the supermarket in-store bakery in Australia is causing problems for the bread production and cake and pastry manufacturing...

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...

Murray Goulburn and Lion reveal targeted strategies to expand into Asian markets Australia’s dairy processors are continuing to chase Asian dairy markets, with dairy co-operative Murray Goulburn...

Woolworths has announced new long-term milk supply contracts Australian supermarket giant Woolworths has announced two new 10-year milk contracts across Australia that it says “will give dairy farmers...

Private label products are helping some retailers in Western Europe Times are changing for Europe’s retail food market, and operators are consequently finding it increasingly difficult to boost sales,...