A Fair Work Ombudsman report says it has found widespread non-compliance within franchised Australian Pizza Hut with three-quarters of audited outlets failing to comply with workplace laws. The audit,...

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...

SPC Ardmona responds to government claim about workers' "over generous" allowances Troubled canned fruit and vegetable processor SPC Ardmona has refuted recent suggestions by Government politicians...

Manufacturing activity continued to contract in June although the rate of contraction eased according to the latest Australian Industry Group – PwC Australian Performance of Manufacturing Index (Australian...

The Fair Work Ombudsman and McDonald’s Australia have embarked on a new national initiative designed to ensure employee pay packets for McDonald’s 85,000-strong national workforce are accurate. McDonald’s,...

Australian families and consumers face higher food and grocery prices for Australian-made products under new Fair Work Act provisions which are affecting shipping costs, the Australian Food and Grocery...

The Fair Work Ombudsman is taking legal action against the operators of two Chili’s restaurants for allegedly underpaying teenage staff.The litigation follows an extensive investigation into the...

Australia’s largest brewer Foster’s has told shareholders that the fixed salary of Chief Executive Ian Johnston will not rise in the 2009/10 Financial Year. “The CEO will not receive...

Nestlé, the world’s largest food manufacturer, has threatened to move their home base away from Switzerland if the country places a cap on executive salaries.”It would be the beginning of...

More than 700 food services workers throughout Australia will be receive back pay totalling $470,000 following a national campaign to uphold their workplace rights by the Fair Work Ombudsman.The money...