Australians are spending more on fruit and vegetables but eating less of it new Nielsen research has found. According to Nielsen, dollar sales for fresh fruits and vegetables increased by 9 per cent last...

Blackmores and Bega Cheese have reported early success with a business partnership selling infant formula into China. Discussing the venture, Blackmores said in its 2016 financial year profits announcement...

Chris’ Dips launches new ‘wholefoods’ dips range with Health Star Ratings Melbourne-based dip and gourmet food manufacturer Chris’ Dips has launched a new range of premium dips, which the Company...

Funch launches ‘healthy and convenient’ pre-mixes for making snack foods at home Melbourne-based snack manufacturer Funch has launched a range of snack food pre-mixes in Australia, which it says is...

Key trends for Australian and New Zealand consumers in 2015, Mintel Consumer rights, health and technology are among key consumer trends for Australia and New Zealand in 2015, according to Mintel’s Senior...

The rediscovery of ancient foods like quinoa has now opened the door for other forgotten plants to go global, according to market research organisation Mintel. The prickly pear cactus and chia seeds are...

Henry and Co Chia and Fruit spreads Jam and conserves producer Henry Jones & Co. has launched a new ‘Fruit and Chia’ range that combines fruits with the ‘superfood’ chia seed. Henry...

Blueberries are one of the best-known ‘superfoods’, with a high level of antioxidant chemicals. But are all blueberries equal? New research suggests that some of the less well known cousins...

Eating blueberries can guard against high blood pressure, according to new research by the University of East Anglia (UEA) and Harvard University. High blood pressure, or hypertension, is one of the major...

Uncle Tobys has added a new variety to its Plus muesli line of breakfast cereals, Plus Essentials for Women. The Plus line integrates a variety of vitamins, functional and ‘superfood’ ingredients...