Ruth Hogan is features and premium editor of FMCG content at Octomedia. Hailing all the way from the Emerald Isle, Ruth has her finger on the pulse of FMCG news on both sides of the globe. As editor of Inside FMCG’s online and print publications over the last two years, Ruth has consistently delivered breaking industry news, and crafted informative features for professionals across Australia and New Zealand. Now, Ruth is bringing her knowledge of the grocery landscape to Premium subscribers and delving into global trends to inform local businesses. When she’s not tapping away at the keyboard, you’ll find her browsing her local supermarket for the latest and greatest products on the market.
Ruth Hogan, Author at Inside FMCG
The male personal care market has seen rapid growth in recent years and is predicted to hit $166 billion globally by 2022.
Poultry company Lilydale is showcasing the versatility of its free range chicken through a partnership with some well known chefs.
Restrictions in Victoria could impact the distribution of groceries to supermarkets and result in further shortages over the busy Christmas period.
Queensland food business Fenn Foods, best known for its Veef products, is to launch world-first plant-based meat product.
Woolworths reports strong sales and growth in online but high costs drag profits.
It’s been a busy year for BWX chief executive David Fenlon since he took up the role in July last year, between expanding into new international markets and more recently grappling with the effects of Covid-19 at home and abroad.
Coles has reporting profit growth for the first time in four years – up 7.1 per cent to $951 million – despite the impact of Covid-19 crisis.
Vittoria MD discusses the rapid growth in the capsules market and the challenges of launching a new range during a pandemic.
Aldi leads Australian supermarkets with release of Modern Slavery statement.
Diem Fuggersberger speaks exclusively to Inside FMCG about the launch of a meatless finger food range at Woolworths.