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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