Regulatory Archives - Inside FMCG

Regulatory Archives - Inside FMCG

Woolworths arbiter appointed to oversee compliance complaints

Woolworths appoints new code arbiter who will handle supplier complaints in relation to the food and grocery code.

Treasury Wine Estates to focus on other markets after sudden Chinese levy

Treasury Wine Estates has been swift to move after China imposed sudden duties on Australian wine imports.

[Updated] China to impose anti-dumping duties on Australian wine imports

Instant duties of up to 200 per cent will hit Australian wines from tomorrow.

Johnsons Baby Powder

Johnson & Johnson ordered to pay US$120m damages in baby powder case

Johnson & Johnson has been ordered to pay out $120 million to a cancer patient who blames her illness on asbestos in the product.

Ice cream

Peters to be prosecuted over illegal ice-cream distribution contract

The ACCC is prosecuting Peters Ice Cream for alleged anticompetitive conduct in the route trade.

Recall: Blue Frog Gluten-Free Cereals 350g

Food maker Bio Living International has recalled Blue Frog products on sale at supermarket Woolworths, Harris Farm, IGA and other food stores and online.

Funk Cider recalls Perth Cider for secondary fermentation issues

WA cider maker Funk Cider has recalled its Perth Cider for secondary fermentation issues and possible higher alcohol content than labelled.

Recall (NZ): ‘Ready-to-eat’ meats from Pak ‘n Save Blenheim

New Zealand supermarket Pak ‘n Save Blenheim has recalled some ready-to-eat meat products due to the detection of listeria.

Milklab almond milk recalled on microbial contamination fears

A number of almond milk products are being recalled, according to the Food Standards Board of ANZ.

Recall update: Shore Mariner Seafood Sticks 

Markwell Foods has recalled its Shore Mariner Seafood Sticks 1kg due to the presence of an undeclared allergen.