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Australia’s food agency approves new version of the Food Standards Code

Australia’s food agency approves new version of the Food Standards Code On 16 December 2014, Food Standards Australia New Zealand (FSANZ) released its approved version of the latest revision of the Australia New Zealand Food Standards Code (the Food Standards Code). The new Food Standards Code requires only the approval by the Australia and New Zealand Ministerial Forum on Food Regulation and gazettal... Read more »

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New UK food allergen labelling rules for UK restaurants

New UK food allergen labelling rules for UK restaurants New EU food labelling laws have been introduced in the UK, requiring restaurants and takeaway outlets to tell customers if any of the main 14 food allergen ingredients are in the food served by the food outlet. The EU Food Information for Consumers... Read more »

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Rekorderlig introduces new Dry Apple Cider

Rekorderlig introduces new Dry Apple Cider Premium cider brand Rekorderlig has launched a new Dry Apple Cider in Australia. Australian Food News reported in January 2014 that Australian food and beverage company Coca-Cola Amatil (CCA) was set to distribute the Rekorderlig brand in Australia, along with... Read more »

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Coconut water manufacturer admits making misleading claims

Coconut water manufacturer admits making misleading claims Australian coconut water manufacturer H2Coco Pty Ltd has acknowledged it made potentially misleading... Read more »

Admission of unconscionable conduct leads to Coles adoption of buyer training program

Admission of unconscionable conduct leads to Coles adoption of buyer training program Australian supermarket giant Coles has said it will immediately introduce... Read more »

Gourmet grocer in administration

Gourmet grocer in administration Premium grocery store company Jones the Grocer has been placed in voluntary administration. The Company has 15 stores... Read more »

Surge in Australians buying chocolate in lead up to festive season

Surge in Australians buying chocolate in lead up to festive season Surviving the festive season with one’s waistline intact is a bit like vowing to go... Read more »


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Lobster too expensive for Australians’ holiday menus?

Lobster too expensive for Australians’ holiday menus? The price of Tasmanian rock lobster has skyrocketed as demand for the crustaceans from China has... Read more »

Consumers looking for ‘sustainable’ chocolate products

Consumers looking for ‘sustainable’ chocolate products Confectionery manufacturers should promote chocolate products as an indulgent treat with natural... Read more »

Potato extract may control obesity, study

Potato extract may control obesity, study A simple potato extract may limit weight gain from a diet that is high in fat and refined carbohydrates, according... Read more »


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‘Natural’ soda syrup launched in Australia for food service

‘Natural’ soda syrup launched in Australia for food service Australian beverage... Read more »

Coles’ flybuys launches eShop for online shopping

Coles’ flybuys launches eShop for online shopping Australian supermarket group... Read more »

Supply Warehouse launches online grocery shopping for Australian households

Supply Warehouse has launched an online shop. Melbourne-based warehouse business... Read more »


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