A draft bill for the Modern Slavery Act has been released as part of a nationwide move to make more Australian businesses accountable.

New Zealand's Keytone Dairy has raised $15 million in funds for its proposed listing on the ASX via an Initial Public Offering (IPO).

Consumer group Choice has thrown its support behind a federal government move towards clearer sugar labelling.

A car sporting a giant Chiko Roll will take part in a fundraising race across Australia – for the 30th year running.

Novelty chocolate company Yowie Group has seen a 44 per cent rise in its Australian sales over the past financial year.

Frosty Boy has cracked into the Indian market with one of the country's largest coffee chains now using its milk shake blend.

The arrival of Kaufland in Australia is not far off now, with the German giant beginning the executive recruitment process.

Full production of a new low GI sugar is now underway with the first product to hit the retail selves soon.

Supermarket chain Coles will no longer stock Capilano Honey's Allowrie product in a bid to support Australian production.

Several brands of imported frozen vegetables are being recalled from supermarkets over fears of potential contamination by listeria bacteria.

Insulated packaging made from wool has given a Sydney-based ready meals company a profitable point of difference.

Traditional categories are converging, and foods and nutritional supplements are merging, as companies become savvier about the role of functional foods in easing global health problems.

The World Health Organisation has released a report stating that coffee works to prevent some cancers rather than acting as a carcinogen, as was previously thought.

The maker of V energy drinks has lost a six-year legal battle to trademark the shade of green used on its cans after a swatch of the wrong shade of green was mistakenly attached to the original application.

Treasury Wine Estates has announced plans to extend the sourcing of its Penfolds-branded products to overseas markets including the US.