All posts by Miri Schroeter

Biosecurity risks​ to Australian produce minimised with new x-ray unit

A 3D x-ray unit that will help detect biosecurity risks faster and more effectively has been installed at Melbourne International Airport. The aim is to minismise the risk of pests entering Australia via passengers, mail and cargo such as fruit and vegetables. The Rapiscan RTT 110 X-Ray unit has been in action since November 14. … Continue reading Biosecurity risks​ to Australian produce minimised with new x-ray unit

Emulsion stabiliser remains a lucrative asset in beverage market

Global consumption of emulsion stabiliser for beverages is foreseen to surpass 210,000 tonnes in 2018, up from almost 200,000 tonnes in 2017, a Fact.MR valuation reveals. The market is poised to grow at a moderate compound annual growth rate of 4 per cent during the forecast period of 2018-2028. Buoyancy in the global food and … Continue reading Emulsion stabiliser remains a lucrative asset in beverage market

Coles raises more than $7.1 million for drought appeal

Coles and its customers have contributed more than $7.1 million to the Country Women’s Association of Australia to help drought-affected farmers. With Coles matching every donation dollar-for-dollar during August and September, customers and the supermarket chain have helped to raise funds for household and family expenses. Coles also pledged $5m in grants or interest-free loans … Continue reading Coles raises more than $7.1 million for drought appeal

Gates provides cost-saving solutions for food manufacturers

There’s no doubt that the food manufacturing industry can present a number of challenges for food manufacturers. From food contamination to belt stretch, manufacturers need to be constantly on the ball with regards to maintaining a clean, efficient and functioning system. And that starts with equipment. Downtime can be costly. Then there’s the potential reputational … Continue reading Gates provides cost-saving solutions for food manufacturers