Fonterra is now using virtual reality technology to show employees how to navigate its manufacturing sites safely without having to actually be there. Fonterra says the new technology, developed with Beca,...

Food Standards Australia New Zealand has abandoned a proposal to insert a detailed food packaging standard in the Australia New Zealand Food Standards Code. In announcing the abandonment of its Proposal...

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The key drivers shaping the future of the industrial packaging market over the next few years will be making packages lighter, safer, more shapely and more recyclable. These trends were identified by Smithers...

The 2016/17 Food Manufacturing Industry Guide to Safety is now available. The guide has been created by Food Standards Australia New Zealand (FSANZ), Australian Food Microbiology and Pro-Visual Publishing....

The Australian Federal Court last Friday ordered Woolworths to pay AUD$3.057 million for misleading consumers over product safety issues with private label products sold in its supermarkets, Big W and...

Image Credit: ParentingPatch via Wikipedia As Australian-based Chinese students and others are buying up whatever infant formula products are sitting on Australian retail shelves, China is currently considering...

The unrepentant voices of complaining Australian consumers are ringing loud and clear. The latest instances have impacted on two of the country’s best-known brands, Glad Wrap and Nestle’s Allen’s...

Patties Foods yesterday announced that the recall of its Nanna’s frozen berries, following a hepatitis scare, has cost it $1.5 million of lost profit, or about 10 per cent of what was anticipated as...

Nearly two thirds (59 per cent) of US consumers who are currently energy drink or shot users say they worry about the safety of energy drinks and shots, according to new findings from market research organisation...

The latest findings from global market research organisation Mintel suggests that the importance of ‘traceability’ has more than doubled for consumers in the UK following the horse meat scandal in...