Walmart U.S.’s CEO, Greg Foran, who has played a key leadership role in reinventing Walmart’s stores in the United States with a strategy in which food and food service were integral, has...

HERE’s our top ten list of national and international news briefs.   The Vietnamese government has passed a ruling approving a 350% rise in penalties for food safety violations.   2....

PREDICTIONS US supermarket giant Walmart will be the new owner of Coles are strengthened by sales figures showing the American’s comparable sales for the last quarter grew 4.5 per cent. It’s the company’s...

AFTER a decade of turning Coles around, Wesfarmers will demerger their $20 billion supermarket business. Retail expert Gary Mortimer tells Australian Food News why Wesfarmers is cutting Coles loose, and...

US grocery giant Walmart is opening its own dairy processing plant supplying milk to 500 stores, and perhaps modelling a next-step pathway for Australian supermarkets. Walmart will take milk at the Indiana...

Costco stores in the US are now selling emergency food kits with enough food for an individual to survive off for a year. The kits cost US $1, 000 and can last for 25 years without spoiling. Each kit contains...

Well-known Australian entrepreneur, Dick Smith, does not blame Woolworths for its decision to abandon its contract with SPC Ardmona (SPC) to seek another source for its own brand of canned tomatoes. He...

Australia’s largest family-owned beer group, Coopers Brewery, has completed another year with record sales of 81.5 million litres, a rise of 3.3 per cent. Packaged beer sales rose by 3.8 per cent and...

Walmart has topped the 2016 Forbes “Fortune 500” list. The list includes numerous food and beverage companies with Pepsi Co. ranking 44th, Coca Cola 62nd and Mondelez International, owner of...

While online grocery shopping is just growing in Australia, it is the focus of a new global war between two of America’s global biggest retailers. Both Amazon and Wal-Mart have recently made news regarding...