Australia opens war on food waste

/ Jun 18, 2017

Australia opens war on food waste

Australia’s first recycled supermarket is giving food destined for landfills a second chance, as the government embarks on a major push to cut down on waste costing the economy 20 billion Australian dollars ($15 billion) a year. The outlet run by food rescue organization ...

FAO chief pitches safety of Fukushima foods in tasting event

May 10, 2017

FAO chief pitches safety of Fukushima foods in tasting event

The head of the U.N. Food and Agriculture Organization said Wednesday the safety of food produced in Fukushima is “assured,” despite the import bans still imposed by some countries in the wake of the 2011 nuclear disaster. “At the moment, we don’t see any ...

Amazon Japan launches fresh food delivery service

/ Apr 21, 2017

Amazon Japan launches fresh food delivery service

Amazon Japan G.K. started a fresh food delivery service Friday, allowing customers to receive products they buy in as little as four hours after order placements in some cases. Japan is the third country after the United States and Britain where the “Amazon Fresh” ...