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Health claims hazards: are you prepared?

Health claims hazards: are you prepared? The new health claims standard brings with it new uncertainties, new opportunities and new hazards. It can influence how a food business markets its product, how it distinguishes itself from the competition and what needs to be done to ensure the business does not mislead its consumers. For the only time this year, food lawyers and expert consultants FoodLegal... Read more »

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The world’s most valuable soft drinks brands, Canadean

The world’s most valuable soft drinks brands, Canadean The value of the global soft drink market increased by less than 2 per cent in 2013 to US$937billion, but there are some key brands to watch, according to market research organisation. Canadean. The global Red Bull energy drink and some key Chinese... Read more »

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US premium iced tea brand launches in Australia

US premium iced tea brand launches in Australia Australian food distributor Stuart Alexander, in partnership with beverage business Dr Pepper Snapple Group (DPS), has launched US premium iced tea Snapple Iced Tea in Australia. Snapple, a brand of Dr Pepper Snapple Group, was founded in 1972 by three... Read more »

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ACCC takes action against Woolworths for ‘unsafe’ products

One of the products that has been deemed “unsafe” The Australian Competition and Consumer Commission (ACCC) has instituted proceedings in the... Read more »

McDonald’s Australia to move towards using cage-free eggs by end of 2017

McDonald’s Australia to move towards using cage-free eggs by end of 2017 Fast food restaurant giant McDonald’s Australia has announced that it will... Read more »

CHOICE claims food industry making “push to hide shrinking packs”

CHOICE claims food industry making “push to hide shrinking packs” Consumer group CHOICE has claimed some food companies have “big appetites... Read more »

Goodman Fielder sale to take ‘longer than expected’

Goodman Fielder sale to take ‘longer than expected’ Food manufacturing company Goodman Fielder has said the acquisition deal with Hong Kong-based... Read more »


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Fish oil may help with heart health and seizure frequency in people with epilepsy

Fish oil may help with heart health and seizure frequency in people with epilepsy Low doses of fish oil may help to curb the frequency of epileptic seizures... Read more »

Genome research means zero-caffeine coffee bean could soon grow in Queensland

Genome research means zero-caffeine coffee bean could soon grow in Queensland It will soon be possible to grow premium-quality caffeine-free coffee, tea... Read more »

‘Natural’ foods equal ‘healthy’ in older consumers’ minds, Canadean

‘Natural’ foods equal ‘healthy’ in older consumers’ minds, Canadean Consumers in the UK who are aged 55 and older associate ‘natural’... Read more »


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Jalna launches new range of pot set fruit yoghurt

Jalna launches new range of pot set fruit yoghurt Yoghurt manufacters Jalna have... Read more »

Spoonfed Foods launches gourmet ‘savoury jam’ range

Spoonfed Foods launches gourmet ‘savoury jam’ range Australian gourmet condiments... Read more »

Sipahh Straws launches in Coles

Sipahh Straws launches in Coles Small Australian brand Sipahh has launched its first... Read more »


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