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Regulatory

Ansell, Kimberly-Clark sued over supplier’s alleged labour abuse

Ansell, Kimberly-Clark sued over supplier’s alleged labour abuse

Former workers at Malaysian rubber glove maker Brightway Holdings filed a lawsuit in the United States against Kimberly-Clark Corp and Ansell, accusing them of "knowingly profiting" from the alleged use of for...
AFGC welcomes the government’s new focus to ‘build a resilient nation’
Online tool launched for Kiwis to lodge food complaints
Major retail chains yield to consumer pressure over facial scans
Retailers seek national alignment on phasing out single-use plastics

Regulatory Archives

Explainer: What is foot and mouth disease?

This high impact livestock disease has not been on our doorstep since the 1980s. Keeping it out is a new challenge and a...

Recall: Harris Smokehouse Smoked Fish

The products are recalled as they are contaminated with Listeria monocytogenes.

Recall: Herbie’s Spices Raita Spice Blend

The products were blended and packed in Australia with imported and local ingredients.

Woolworths to buy Shopper Media Group for $150 million

Shopper Media offers targeted advertising through a network of more than 2000 screens in 400 shopping centres.

Recall: Reese’s Dipped Pretzels

Customers with peanut allergies or intolerances are advised not to consume it.

Recall: Cleanfit Plant Protein Bar Chocolate Brownie

Consumers with milk allergies or intolerances are advised not to consume it.

Foodstuffs cites major progress on grocery inquiry recommendations

Grocery giant says it is implementing unit pricing and has removed as many land covenants as it could.

Recall: Haagen-Dazs ice cream

The product is contaminated with the chemical ethylene oxide.

Bubs eyes long-term place on US market as FDA signals rule change

Infant formula maker Bubs looks set to benefit from a significant policy change in the US which could pave the way for o...

Recall: Lays Potato Chips sold by Asian grocers

The affected products contain wheat, soy and milk which are undeclared allergens.

Recall: Fresh Salad Co Thai Coconut Wild Rice Prepared Salad

The affected products have been available for sale at Aldi stores in NSW, ACT, Queensland, Victoria and SA.

Wine Australia shuts China office as exports slump

China was Australia's largest market for wine exports until in 2020 the country began an anti-dumping probe into imports...

Facing up: Choice reveals retailers scanning customer ‘faceprints’ on entry

Kmart, The Good Guys and Bunnings were found to use facial recognition technology to identify customers who enter stores...

Minimum wage boost may push some retailers over the edge, says ARA

The increase will come into effect from July 1 for most workers while certain industries such as aviation, tourism and h...

Food and Grocery Code of Conduct industry training

The code regulates the conduct of those supermarket retailers and wholesalers who have agreed to be bound by it in their...