Coles accepts “ethical and moral responsibility” to end exploitation of trolley collectors Australian supermarket giant Coles has become the first major supermarket chain to publicly declare it has...

CHEP launches national Logistics Control Centre to improve service delivery Global pallet, container and crate pooling company CHEP has launched a new Australian national Logistics Control Centre at Erskine...

Jeff Kennett to oversee new Coles Supplier Charter Australian supermarket giant Coles has launched a new Supplier Charter, which it said sets out what merchandise suppliers can expect when they work with...

One of Australia’s major food and beverage groups Lion Foods is going with UXC Red Rock Consulting to develop a demand forecasting system which is intended to increase accuracy of demand forecasting. UXC...

Moves by one of the world’s leading grocery retailers, the Dutch-listed international Ahold group, demonstrate strategic thinking in the convenience supermarket and online grocery sectors that, according...

Australia is presently suffering a severe shortage of CO2 required for soft drinks to bubble. Ironically, the Australian Federal government recently passing a law to impose a carbon tax (still to come...

This article has been written as a special briefing for Australian Food News readers on an important topic. The author Joe Lederman is the Managing Principal of FOODLEGAL.  He is  both a specialist...

Australia’s peak egg body, the Australian Egg Corporation Limited (AECL), today launched a marketing campaign to promote caged egg production as having the lowest carbon footprint of all the main protein...

Coles supermarket chain has responded to reports that its new ‘Active Retail Collaboration’ supply chain scheme constitutes uncompetitive behaviour. Coles’ Active Retail Collaboration technology...

New research from Michigan State University has shown what anecdotal evidence has long suggested: that headlines about food poisoning outbreaks and tainted foods affect consumer spending and purchasing...