Coles have revealed its new recipe for success for its white loaves and rolls which have been available in the bakery since February this year. Read more
The University of Tasmania has entered into a MOU agreement with the Tasmanian government to deliver a new Tasmanian Agricultural Precinct in Launceston. Read more
The Victorian government is investing in Latrobe Valley jobs and supporting Gippsland’s food and fibre sector with major funding to accelerate plans for a new food manufacturing hub, Morwell Food Manufacturing Precinct. Read more
The Good Food Guide, compiled by The Sydney Morning Herald and The Age, will be released this year with renowned brands Citi and Vittoria Coffee re-committing as co-presenting partners. Read more
Centric Software, a Product Lifecycle Management (PLM) market leader, has launched PLM solutions specifically for the food and beverage industry.
Trade fair, Taste of Queensland, has gone online this year with exporters and importers negotiating via online meetings. Over 60 Queensland companies have pitched a variety of food and drink products to importers and distributers in 12 major Asian cities. Read more
The Australian Food and Grocery Council (AFGC) has released a new report with the vision to double the size of Australia’s food and grocery manufacturing sector to $250 billion by 2030. Read more
The Western Australian Food Innovation Precinct (WAFIP), centre for research, development and commercialisation of new ag-tech and value-added food, is now under construction at the Peel Business Park in Nambeelup. Read more
Nuffield Australia Scholarships have opened applications to provide Australian farmers and fishers with a global perspective to learn, grow and remain competitive. Read more
Wild Turkey has unveiled a new initiative in partnership with the Australian Hotels Association NSW to provide relief to venues in regions affected by the recent floods that ravaged New South Wales.
The macadamia industry in Bundaberg has been growing rapidly. After starting as a small industry in the early 2000s, Bundaberg overtook the Northern Rivers in 2016 to become the largest producing macadamia region in Australia.
Ben Steinhardt’s business, B Fabricated, has been heavily involved in Bundaberg’s macadamia industry since 2009 when he built the first macadamia harvester for his family’s farm. His harvesting machines soon gained popularity and orders flew in from the neighbouring macadamia farms.
Today, B Fabricated manufactures not just nut harvesters but all types of agricultural processing equipment, including conveyors, bucket elevators and batch weighing machines and also offers ad-hoc fabrication and repair services to the local farming industry.
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The chemicals known collectively as PFAS (per- and polyfluoroalkyl substances) were developed more than half a century ago and have been used at many industrial sites around the world every since.
Rabobank, agriculture banking specialist, have reported food sales are approaching pre-pandemic levels locally and in key export markets, US and China. Read more
Frulato, a clean frozen dessert brand, is a fully Australian-owned company which uses 90 per cent fruit in its ingredients and developed by ex-health and community services worker, Cara. Read more
Manufacturing performance software company, OFS, announced findings from its Craft Brewers Benchmark Report, a first-of-its-kind insight into how data can be used to improve packaging line efficiency in the craft brewing industry.
Nestlé has joined food industry business leaders to support the European Union (EU) in increasing supply chain traceability and transparency, for commodities that could be linked to deforestation. Read more
Food Frontier, not-for-profit advisor on alternative proteins, have commenced the search for its next CEO with current CEO and founder Thomas King planning to transition as the organisation’s executive chair. Read more
Nespresso has announced the launch of the Nespresso Momento Coffee and Milk machine, to be part of the Nespresso Momento range and designed specifically for the workplace of the future. Read more
Chocolate brand Whittaker’s has released a new Hokey Pokey Crunch which delivers a lot more “crunch,” with a new and improved recipe. Read more
Australian Distilling Co, emerging craft spirit label, has claimed 22 new awards to its name at the recent international SIP Awards for its gin and vodka brands. Read more