United States based food company, McCormick, has posted increased sales results after acquiring Australia’s Botanical Food Company and its Gourmet Garden herb brand. For its third quarter ended 31 August...

Eating spicy food more frequently as part of a daily diet is associated with a lower risk of death, suggests a new study published in the latest British Medical Journal (BMJ). The association was also...

Ward McKenzie’s new product launches in Australia One of Australia’s oldest family-owned food manufacturers, Ward McKenzie’s has launched 13 new products in its range. The new products include SuperBlend,...

Turmeric compound boosts regeneration of brain stem cells A bioactive compound found in turmeric promotes stem cell proliferation and differentiation in the brain, according to research from the Institute...

Gourmet Garden creates 50 new jobs as sales rocket Australian food manufacturer Gourmet Garden has undergone a multi-million dollar expansion at its Sunshine Coast herb prepping facility following phenomenal...

Gourmet Garden's new Lightly Dried Herbs Australian herb company Gourmet Garden has launched a new Lightly Dried Herb range, made with Australian organically grow herbs that have been washed, roughly...

Learning how to use spices for flavour helped people reduce their salt intake Teaching people how to flavour food with spices and herbs was “considerably more effective” at lowering salt intake than...

New Zealand-based premium vanilla grower and producer, Heilala Vanilla, has launched a new vanilla powder. The Company says the powder is “made from 100 per cent pure vanilla beans” and “is free...

The Royal Agricultural Society of Victoria (RASV) has awarded five champion trophies to food producers Australia-wide as part of the inaugural ‘Royal Melbourne Fine Food Awards’ Autumn Program. The...

US spice maker McCormick & Co. is to set up a joint venture in India with local food company Kohinoor Foods.The deal, which remains subject to regulatory approval in India, will see McCormick take...