A cherry orchard in Victoria has produced a new  cherry nectar beverage. CherryHill’s Cherry VIVE is a whole fruit crush containing 100per cent Australian cherries, not just the juice. CherryHill Orchards...

A leading Sydney-based medical professor has written about cases of scurvy among patients in Sydney and the relationship of the disease to their poor diets. Professor Jenny Gunton, who heads the Centre...

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...

US pharmaceutical giant Pfizer has announced its intentions to undertake the second-largest company merger in history by joining with Irish drug company Allergan.   If it goes ahead, the deal will...

The number of foods requiring mandatory Vitamin D fortification in Sweden may soon increase due to a proposal by the Swedish National Food Agency (NFA). Currently in Sweden, all milk and margarine must...

Mediterranean diet betters exercise to cut heart disease risk by nearly half, latest study Not everyone agrees on the best methods to lose weight, but nearly three-quarters (74 per cent) of global consumers...

Blackmores records big profit for third quarter Australia’s major dietary supplement manufacturer Blackmores has reported a profit of $31 million for the nine months to 31 March 2015, an increase of...

Karma Wellness Water ‘vitamin water’ launches in Australia Beverage company Karma Wellness Water has launched a new kind of ‘vitamin water’ into the Australian market, using its ‘KarmaCap’...

Gut and immune function health claims guidelines for EU updated The European Food Safety Authority (EFSA) has launched an open consultation on its updated draft Guidance on the scientific requirements...

Blackmores announces strong first half Dietary supplement manufacturer Blackmores Ltd (Blackmores) has announced a strong close to Group sales of $206 million for the first half ended 31 December 2014,...