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Health and wellness products have featured heavily in the annual Product of the Year Awards with brands also making a strong showing.

Lion has pledged to become Australia’s first large-scale carbon-neutral brewer next year. It will compound its carbon reduction programme with certified carbon credits to offset its remaining organisational carbon footprint.

Mars Wrigley Australia is celebrating 40 years of manufacturing delicious treats at its factory in Ballarat, Victoria. The factory produces around 18 million chocolates a year.

New Australian agricultural exporters are facing “regulatory roadblocks” into China, with delays in new licence approvals for dairy and beef producers.

A new wine initiative by the New Zealand wine industry has launched in Australia, offering a selection of lighter-in-alcohol wines at major retailers across the country.

Food and beverage production companies have reversed a two-year trend of net working capital reductions, a report by McGrathNicol Advisory says.

Demand for plant-based milks has skyrocketed in Australia over the past five years as traditional dairy industries attempt to wrestle back momentum. IBIBWorld senior industry analyst Matthew Reeves writes.

Bubs Australia will launch into Vietnam’s largest baby store chain Bibo Mart from December. The Vietnamese infant nutritionals market is estimated to be worth around AU$2.2 billion.

Seven Australian seafood companies recently pitched their solutions to industry issues at this year's Fish 2.0 Global Innovators Forum in Silicon Valley.

Coopers Brewery has achieved a two per cent growth in sales volumes during the 2018-19 financial year, yet its profit has dropped to $23.1 million, an $11 million loss from the previous year.

Murray River Organics has announced its exports have increased by 27 per cent over FY2019, attributing sales to Chinese customers as the major contributor to the increase.

Bioscience company Chr Hansen is using ‘good bacteria’ to fight listeria contamination. Doris Prodanovic speaks to ANZ CEO Kylie Evans to find out how.

South Australia’s Randall Wine Group has become the region’s largest vigneron with the acquisition of four more vineyards in McLaren Vale, totalling 142 hectares.

Bubs Australia and China’s Alibaba have signed a master distribution agreement to import adult goat dairy products into China. The sales volume is expected to be worth AU$10 million in the first year.

Coles customers can now place unlimited home delivery orders through the company’s new subscription-based service, Delivery Plus. The service aims to save hundreds of dollars for customers on their delivery costs.