Wrapped, sealed, boxed, cling-filmed and vacuum packed. We have become used to consumables being packaged in every way imaginable...
Sabrina Chakori 6 Feb 2019
South African fishing and food company Sea Harvest International has entered into a bid implementation agreement with its 56.3% held Australian subsidiary, Mareterram...
6 Feb 2019
When a Chinese consumer buys a package labelled "Australian beef", there's only a 50-50 chance the meat inside is, in fact, Australian beef. It could just as easily contain rat, dog, horse or camel meat...
Nir Kshetri 30 Jan 2019
Coles is aiming to have private label products make up 40% of its product range over the next five years. This increase will apply across multiple tiers of products...
Gary Mortimer and Louise Grimmer 12 Jul 2018
Imagine a world where smart pantries sense when you are running out of your favourite food and order more of it, without you lifting a finger. Where intelligent robots roam your grocery store, ever at your service...
Kathryn Backholer 11 Jul 2018
The influx of investment into lab-grown meats and the projected price drop have buttressed claims that synthetic meat products will be on sale within three years. Growing meat is a very different process from breeding and slaughtering animals...
Hope Johnson 3 Apr 2018
Bid Corporation (Bidcorp) earns most of its revenue in Europe, but most of its profit from Australia and New Zealand...
Robert Laing 22 Feb 2018
Combining their skills and strengths, Migiva Group and OZblu - currently one of the largest producers of blueberries in South Africa and Australia - have signed a joint venture agreement...
17 Jan 2018
Woolworths chairman Simon Susman told shareholders at Tuesday's annual general meeting that the board was confident of the group's Australian strategy...
29 Nov 2017
Many shoppers buy free-range eggs because they think the eggs are superior, rather than out of explicit concern for the hens' welfare...
Rachel A. Ankeny and Heather Bray 12 Sep 2017
A South African earning a minimum wage would need to work about six hours to afford a kilogram of beef...
24 Aug 2017
Another food scandal: this time eggs used for making sandwiches and other processed products that contain traces of an insecticide called fipronil...
Lisa Jack 17 Aug 2017
Spur Corporation has reported a 22.4% rise in diluted headline earnings per share to 156.64c, up from 127.95c a year ago, for the year to June‚
13 Sep 2013
Franchise restaurant group Spur Corporation last week reported diluted headline earnings per share of 89.91c for the six months ended December‚ up 35.3% from the previous period.
11 Mar 2013