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AACS slams tobacco excise increases

Australasian Association of Convenience Stores (AACS)¬†CEO, Jeff Rogut, says responsible retailers of legal tobacco are bearing the brunt while the illegal tobacco market has grown almost 30 per cent in …
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Goodman Fielder board exits

Goodman¬†Fielder’s new owners are aiming to turn the struggling consumer foods giant into one of the leading food companies in Asia after completing a drawn-out $1.3 billion takeover offer.

Goodman …
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Health experts call for more regulation on energy drinks

International health experts are calling on governments to take a stronger regulatory stand on the use of energy drinks.

The call comes following an international conference at Deakin University late …
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Coca-Cola has new Life, but can taste testers pick the difference?

COKE has a new Life.

At only 160 calories a bottle and containing cane sugar and artificial sweeteners instead of regular sugar, we decided to road-test the latest addition to …
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Has Coca-Cola lost its cool?

Half the population of Australian teenagers drank a Coca-Cola over the past four weeks. That might seem like a high proportion, but five years ago it was closer to 70 …
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