FoodLegal has launched its new Country of Origin Compliance Portal. The online portal allows users to access training videos on the new country of origin labelling laws and to quickly lodge a request to...

The Australian government has amended Australia’s new Country of Origin Labelling laws just months after they came into operation. The amendment, from November 2016, changes the label requirements for...

Coles and Woolies are locked in a battle for share of the customers wallets and throats that becomes more complicated every day. The competitive landscape has changed. The old model of them against each...

In my previous article “Building your food business Part I”, we considered some of the basics of what it takes to turn a food idea into a food business. So, congratulations, we assume you are now a...

University of Sydney researchers will work with Australian  manufacturer, Sanitarium Health and Wellbeing, as part of a three-year industry training centre. Sanitarium has joined 11 other companies in...

The Australian Government has announced a new partnership with Australian supermarket chain Woolworths which it says will help thousands of unemployed Australians find work. Under the ‘Fresh Start...

Coles Group has partnered with leading food safety trainer Advancing Food Safety (AFS) to launch an academy offering training courses in quality management, leading to academic qualifications for participants. The...

This year’s Annual Food and Grocery Executive Program, run by the Institute of Food and Grocery Management, will be held from the 18th through 23rd of September at the Mt Eliza Centre for Executive Education...

Eagle Boys has become the first major Australian pizza chain to offer franchisee and staff training through a dedicated Online Training College, launched this week. Designed to equip franchisees and staff...

Food businesses are cutting back on food safety and hygiene training, according to a survey conducted by the Chartered Institute of Environmental Health (CIEH).The survey, which took place in the second...